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**bob bundy****Administrator**- Registered: 2010-06-20
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Brilliant!

I'm sure Pythagoras would have happily given you his shoes just for the beauty of that construction.

Bob

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: Harlan's World
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Oh, how I love fractals!

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**bobbym****bumpkin**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi benice;

Very, very pretty.

I am sure you have noticed that G has gone 3D!

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**n872yt3r****Member**- Registered: 2013-01-21
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I am the almighty Pythagoras! Give me back my shoes. Yes, thank you, they are very pretty indeed.

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Hi All;

Thank you for your appreciation.

n872yt3r wrote:

I am the almighty Pythagoras! Give me back my shoes.

Ha! ha! you can't beat me!

I am a Super Saiyan now!

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**bobbym****bumpkin**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi;

For some reason that reminds me of Zero Mostel.

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Zero Mostel, Whazzat?

'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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I'm not crazy, my mother had me tested.

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**bobbym****bumpkin**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi Agnishom;

An old time comedian.

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Hi bobbym,

Did he look like that?

BTW, How are you now?

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**bobbym****bumpkin**- From: Bumpkinland
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Somewhat better, but not 100%. Yes, he did look like that but he had dark hair.

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Any hints about this?

*Last edited by Agnishom (2013-01-27 17:03:04)*

'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'

I'm not crazy, my mother had me tested.

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**bobbym****bumpkin**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi Agnishom;

The 3, 4, 5 aspect of the triangle is a little unusual.

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Why? Whatz Wrong with it?

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**bobbym****bumpkin**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi;

Makes it more difficult to compute and to even program. Also I know the answer for an equilateral triangle.

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An equilateral triangle is never right angled

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**bobbym****bumpkin**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi Agnoshom;

That is the problem, you do not form an equilaterla triangle, they want a proportion of 3:4:5 for each triangle. But I have been making progress with the problem.

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**n872yt3r****Member**- Registered: 2013-01-21
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n872yt3r wrote:

I am the almighty Pythagoras! Give me back my shoes. Yes, thank you, they are very pretty indeed.

Angishom wrote:

Any hints about this?

I do like my special trees...

- n872yt3r

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: Harlan's World
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The **Pythagoras'** trees are awesome!

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**bobbym****bumpkin**- From: Bumpkinland
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Not really, they are a big pain in the neck.

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: Harlan's World
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But, they are very pretty, you must admit...

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

The knowledge of some things as a function of age is a delta function.

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**bobbym****bumpkin**- From: Bumpkinland
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I do not see the beauty after two days of working on Agnishom's problem...

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**n872yt3r****Member**- Registered: 2013-01-21
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anonimnystefy (hey I spelled your name right) wrote:

But, they are very pretty, you must admit...

thank you

bobbym wrote:

Not really, they are a big pain in the neck.

- n872yt3r

Math Is Fun Rocks!

By the power of the exponent, I square and cube you!

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Sorry, I had been a little busy.

How do you begin attacking the problem?

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**bobbym****bumpkin**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi Agnishom;

With experimental mathematics of course! That means playing with geogebra. But since I am only half done I can not brag about anything. This idea may not work!

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