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**therussequilibrium****Member**- Registered: 2012-12-21
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I came to the conclusion...

That, joining this forum was a Nash Equilibrium.

-TheRussEquilibrium

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
- Registered: 2009-04-12
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Hi;

Welcome to the forum.

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

**If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.**

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**ganesh****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Hi therussequilibrium,

**Welcome to the forum!**

Character is who you are when no one is looking.

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**bob bundy****Moderator**- Registered: 2010-06-20
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hi therussequilibrium

Welcome to the forum.

this forum was a Nash Equilibrium.

'was' ? Do you mean that something has recently happened to change this equilibrium state?

If so, what?

That answer to one side for the moment, I think I could find posts that would disprove your assertion.

Interesting .......

Bob

You cannot teach a man anything; you can only help him find it within himself..........Galileo Galilei

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**therussequilibrium****Member**- Registered: 2012-12-21
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Hi Bob!

It would seem that my structure in my assertion was wrong, throwing off data. More correct is my conclusion is: "that joining this forum ** is** a Nash Equilibrium."

And here are my assumptions given my estimated values of what joining would have on our species as a whole.

General Population

| | |

________|_Joining|__Not___|

| 5 | 1|

| | |

Joining | | |

________|_5_____|_3______|

| 3 | 1|

Not | | |

| | |

________|_1_____|_1______|

Joining, from my calculation(maybe I have overestimated what the values truly are) Joining is in one's best interest as advancements in mathematics can only go to bettering the human species as a whole; mathematics, in my humble opinion, is the building blocks to life.

*Last edited by therussequilibrium (2012-12-22 12:39:03)*

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**bob bundy****Moderator**- Registered: 2010-06-20
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"that joining this forum is a Nash Equilibrium."

Now that's a statement I wouldn't argue with!!!

And also demonstrates one of the great features of the forum .... a poster, and the person who replies, can both move forward in understanding just by communicating.

Bob

You cannot teach a man anything; you can only help him find it within himself..........Galileo Galilei

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**therussequilibrium****Member**- Registered: 2012-12-21
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You should tell that to my girlfriend.

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**bob bundy****Moderator**- Registered: 2010-06-20
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You can quote me on it to her if that helps.

Bob

You cannot teach a man anything; you can only help him find it within himself..........Galileo Galilei

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**mathgogocart****Member**- Registered: 2012-04-29
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Hi!

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Chance of nash=0.76

Hey.

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
- Registered: 2011-05-23
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What?

Here lies the reader who will never open this book. He is forever dead.

Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most. ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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I thought it was about .87

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

**If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.**

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Please explain me the Nash equilibrium

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