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**Roraborealis****Member**- Registered: 2005-03-17
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I'm so glad I came across it. I have developed an odd obsession in maths, and I typed 'maths' in Google, and found this place.

School is practice for the future. Practice makes perfect. But - nobody's perfect, so why practice?

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**frankiesaid****Member**- Registered: 2005-03-23
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its definitely hannah who owns the crocodile .. took me 15 mins to figure it out

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**brandil807****Member**- Registered: 2005-03-30
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HELP!!! I need help with my homework assignment REALLY bad. Will you help? PLEASE give some suggestions okay? P.S. The paper is on plane shapes (trapezoids, hectogons, triangles, squares, circles, parallelograms, rectangles). P.S.S. The paper is second grade.

*Last edited by brandil807 (2005-03-30 07:48:25)*

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**MathsIsFun****Administrator**- Registered: 2005-01-21
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We have some pages on this: Regular 2-D Shapes , and Quadrilaterals

What kind of help would you like?

"The physicists defer only to mathematicians, and the mathematicians defer only to God ..." - Leon M. Lederman

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**Imwolfskampe****Member**- Registered: 2005-04-16
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hi im 12 f n.ireland and i found out who owns the fish. it took me about 1hour but i did it just to let u know!!! it was :green house..drinks coffee..german..soccer<<he owns the fish!!

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**MathsIsFun****Administrator**- Registered: 2005-01-21
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Well done, indeed !!

"The physicists defer only to mathematicians, and the mathematicians defer only to God ..." - Leon M. Lederman

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**Vulcan****Member**- Registered: 2005-04-23
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Vulcan

hiya hrock guest and hyperbelt7 guest. i got the exact same answer as you two. go on ya.

one day, i couldn't find my hat

then it occured to me that i didn't have one

so i didn't where it!!!

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**banapples****Member**- Registered: 2005-04-27
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MathsIsFun wrote:

We welcome all suggestions, including what topics you would like here, improvements to the website, ... basically anything useful.

As a challenge you could put some numbers and a total and you have to + , - , x and divide for example

3 6 9 9 10 50 total to get to is 639

WORK IT OUT YOU CAN DO IT

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**Zach****Member**- Registered: 2005-03-23
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50 x 12 (9 + 3) = 600

9 - 6 = 3 x 10 = 30 + 9 = 39. Add the two: 39 + 600 = 639.

Boy let me tell you what:

I bet you didn't know it, but I'm a fiddle player too.

And if you'd care to take a dare, I'll make a bet with you.

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**MathsIsFun****Administrator**- Registered: 2005-01-21
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Good suggestion banapples!

And welcome to the forum.

"The physicists defer only to mathematicians, and the mathematicians defer only to God ..." - Leon M. Lederman

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**Roraborealis****Member**- Registered: 2005-03-17
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Very much so.

School is practice for the future. Practice makes perfect. But - nobody's perfect, so why practice?

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**Zach****Member**- Registered: 2005-03-23
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Yes. Welcome.

Boy let me tell you what:

I bet you didn't know it, but I'm a fiddle player too.

And if you'd care to take a dare, I'll make a bet with you.

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**Mr T****Member**- Registered: 2005-03-30
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i hav a maths exam on Friday 13th. oh joy......

I come back stronger than a powered-up Pac-Man

I bought a large popcorn @ the cinema the other day, it was pretty big...some might even say it was "large

Fatboy Slim is a Legend

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**MathsIsFun****Administrator**- Registered: 2005-01-21
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Ooohh ... someone shouldn't schedule exams like that.

I hope you do well.

(If they use the same questions for other people on another day, I wonder if the results would be better?)

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**nick****Member**- Registered: 2005-05-18
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I have sovled the fish problem but I think the german lives in the Blue house? there are a number of possable answers for this puzzle but all result in the german with the fish. Or am I barmy?

HUM very fishy

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**Mr T****Member**- Registered: 2005-03-30
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had english exam too but i have not got results yet. only have: IT, B

Physics, A*

I come back stronger than a powered-up Pac-Man

I bought a large popcorn @ the cinema the other day, it was pretty big...some might even say it was "large

Fatboy Slim is a Legend

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**Roraborealis****Member**- Registered: 2005-03-17
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A*! Wow!

School is practice for the future. Practice makes perfect. But - nobody's perfect, so why practice?

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**MathsIsFun****Administrator**- Registered: 2005-01-21
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Whoohoooo ! Payoff for hard work !

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**Roraborealis****Member**- Registered: 2005-03-17
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Well, I'm expecting a C when I do mine, because I really, really, REALLY loathe I.C.T.

School is practice for the future. Practice makes perfect. But - nobody's perfect, so why practice?

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**stewie****Member**- Registered: 2005-03-28
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too bad - i've only just finished my exams now, i had a 10 hour art exam wot a nightmare

HAPPY HAPPY, JOY JOY

Fatboy Slim is the band of the 90s, thats if you want to call it a band because its really a one man name

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**Roraborealis****Member**- Registered: 2005-03-17
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Do you have to do THAT? I took Art! Oops.......

School is practice for the future. Practice makes perfect. But - nobody's perfect, so why practice?

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**nikkiduff****Member**- Registered: 2005-05-30
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hi!!! i worked it out in 1 sheet of paper and i came to the conclusion that hannah owns the crocodile. am i right? from nikki

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**Mr T****Member**- Registered: 2005-03-30
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potentially

I come back stronger than a powered-up Pac-Man

I bought a large popcorn @ the cinema the other day, it was pretty big...some might even say it was "large

Fatboy Slim is a Legend

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**mathsyperson****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-22
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Roraborealis wrote:

I'm so glad I came across it. I have developed an odd obsession in maths, and I typed 'maths' in Google, and found this place.

I'm similar, but even worse. I found this site by typing it in the address bar without knowing it existed!

Why did the vector cross the road?

It wanted to be normal.

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**Zach****Member**- Registered: 2005-03-23
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That's just taking it too far.

Boy let me tell you what:

I bet you didn't know it, but I'm a fiddle player too.

And if you'd care to take a dare, I'll make a bet with you.

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