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#1 2014-07-26 20:36:17

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Which are you closest to?

Hi;

What type of person best describes you?

http://scienceblogs.com/pontiff/2009/01 … ns-brains/


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
Of course that result can be rigorously obtained, but who cares?
Combinatorics is Algebra and Algebra is Combinatorics.

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#2 2014-07-26 20:47:43

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Re: Which are you closest to?

Random generators


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#3 2014-07-26 20:51:31

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Re: Which are you closest to?

I'm confused. Is there a quiz?


'And fun? If maths is fun, then getting a tooth extraction is fun. A viral infection is fun. Rabies shots are fun.'
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#4 2014-07-26 21:02:32

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Re: Which are you closest to?

Did you read the article?


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
Of course that result can be rigorously obtained, but who cares?
Combinatorics is Algebra and Algebra is Combinatorics.

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#5 2014-07-27 00:43:34

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Re: Which are you closest to?

A little of all, I guess.

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#6 2014-07-27 01:23:55

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Re: Which are you closest to?

I am a Field Jumper, I think but then I am not sure if I am a genius


'And fun? If maths is fun, then getting a tooth extraction is fun. A viral infection is fun. Rabies shots are fun.'
'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'
'Humanity is still kept intact. It remains within.' -Alokananda

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#7 2014-07-27 01:29:49

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Re: Which are you closest to?

I think I'm something between the first two.

What about you, bobbym?


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#8 2014-07-27 01:38:16

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Re: Which are you closest to?

Every man has three characters - that which he exhibits, that which he has, and that which he thinks he has.

I think I am The Problems Solver.


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
Of course that result can be rigorously obtained, but who cares?
Combinatorics is Algebra and Algebra is Combinatorics.

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#9 2014-07-27 01:54:21

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Re: Which are you closest to?

You can invert matrices in your head?


'And fun? If maths is fun, then getting a tooth extraction is fun. A viral infection is fun. Rabies shots are fun.'
'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'
'Humanity is still kept intact. It remains within.' -Alokananda

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#10 2014-07-27 01:55:11

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Re: Which are you closest to?

Yes, if it is a 2 x 2.


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
Of course that result can be rigorously obtained, but who cares?
Combinatorics is Algebra and Algebra is Combinatorics.

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#11 2014-07-27 02:24:46

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Re: Which are you closest to?

Okay, I am a problem solver too


'And fun? If maths is fun, then getting a tooth extraction is fun. A viral infection is fun. Rabies shots are fun.'
'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'
'Humanity is still kept intact. It remains within.' -Alokananda

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#12 2014-07-27 02:27:54

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Re: Which are you closest to?

You did not read my quote.


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
Of course that result can be rigorously obtained, but who cares?
Combinatorics is Algebra and Algebra is Combinatorics.

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#13 2014-07-27 02:29:30

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Re: Which are you closest to?

A βοbbym quote?


'And fun? If maths is fun, then getting a tooth extraction is fun. A viral infection is fun. Rabies shots are fun.'
'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'
'Humanity is still kept intact. It remains within.' -Alokananda

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#14 2014-07-27 02:33:17

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Re: Which are you closest to?

Post #8 is the one.


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
Of course that result can be rigorously obtained, but who cares?
Combinatorics is Algebra and Algebra is Combinatorics.

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#15 2014-07-27 02:37:13

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Re: Which are you closest to?

Okay, according to the quote, I can never show or know what I am


'And fun? If maths is fun, then getting a tooth extraction is fun. A viral infection is fun. Rabies shots are fun.'
'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'
'Humanity is still kept intact. It remains within.' -Alokananda

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#16 2014-07-27 02:40:08

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Re: Which are you closest to?

Bingo! Sun Tzu says, "Know thyself and you will not be defeated in 50 battles.

So, when you questioned my answer you forgot that it was only my opinion of myself. That is choice #3


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
Of course that result can be rigorously obtained, but who cares?
Combinatorics is Algebra and Algebra is Combinatorics.

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#17 2014-07-27 02:42:59

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Re: Which are you closest to?

Why did I not ask the psychologist I was speaking to about that? sad


'And fun? If maths is fun, then getting a tooth extraction is fun. A viral infection is fun. Rabies shots are fun.'
'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'
'Humanity is still kept intact. It remains within.' -Alokananda

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#18 2014-07-27 02:44:47

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Re: Which are you closest to?

What psychologist? Why ask him/her? Do ye not have a brain of ye own? Art ye not connected to all things past and present?


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
Of course that result can be rigorously obtained, but who cares?
Combinatorics is Algebra and Algebra is Combinatorics.

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#19 2014-07-27 02:46:05

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Re: Which are you closest to?

A brain? What do I do that?


'And fun? If maths is fun, then getting a tooth extraction is fun. A viral infection is fun. Rabies shots are fun.'
'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'
'Humanity is still kept intact. It remains within.' -Alokananda

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#20 2014-07-27 02:48:04

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Re: Which are you closest to?

What do I do that?

That does not compute.


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
Of course that result can be rigorously obtained, but who cares?
Combinatorics is Algebra and Algebra is Combinatorics.

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#21 2014-07-27 02:49:36

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Re: Which are you closest to?

*with


'And fun? If maths is fun, then getting a tooth extraction is fun. A viral infection is fun. Rabies shots are fun.'
'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'
'Humanity is still kept intact. It remains within.' -Alokananda

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#22 2014-07-27 02:54:30

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Re: Which are you closest to?

But the backup censor which is much smarter than a regex already did it.


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
Of course that result can be rigorously obtained, but who cares?
Combinatorics is Algebra and Algebra is Combinatorics.

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#23 2014-07-27 02:58:52

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Re: Which are you closest to?

bobbym wrote:

[..]I on the other hand is smarter than a cricket.


'And fun? If maths is fun, then getting a tooth extraction is fun. A viral infection is fun. Rabies shots are fun.'
'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'
'Humanity is still kept intact. It remains within.' -Alokananda

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#24 2014-07-27 03:00:42

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Re: Which are you closest to?

It would depend on the Cricket, would it not?


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
Of course that result can be rigorously obtained, but who cares?
Combinatorics is Algebra and Algebra is Combinatorics.

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#25 2014-07-27 03:07:37

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Re: Which are you closest to?

THere is a chart pointing out how smart you are.


'And fun? If maths is fun, then getting a tooth extraction is fun. A viral infection is fun. Rabies shots are fun.'
'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'
'Humanity is still kept intact. It remains within.' -Alokananda

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