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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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Hello hi2

Welcome to the forum!

What is cool? LaTeX? I agree.It is a very powerful tool for helping someone understand mathematics.

Do you know how to use LaTeX?

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This is fun!

**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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Hm, let me test the new server LaTeX.

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'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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3 things.....

1:

O_O is it just me, or is it when you copy LaTeX into a Microsoft Word "blank equation", it turns into fancy math automatically?

2: THIS IS SO LUMPING FUN!!!!!

3. IM GETTING AN ACCOUNT HERE SOON!

..... also.....when you put certain opeations into Word, like a n-ary sum, it keeps the "{" & "}" ......I don't know why......but still its creepy how it turns into math when you copy it..........

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YEY I FINALLY GOT MY ACCOUNT! NOW I CAN DO MORE FUN STUFF :3

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∞ exists as the limit of x/0, where x can be any value that exists. Unfortunately, x/0 doesn't exist in nature, so ∞ doesn't either. That's why its always so elusive and mystifying. Personally? I believe it was 0's brother that never was born into the universe of commonly used math.

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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Can you get this one withouth looking at the code:

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**gAr****Member**- Registered: 2011-01-09
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Did you know you can make new symbols from the existing ones?

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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gAr wrote:

Did you know you can make new symbols from the existing ones?

I did. I've seen it used for defining "hbar".

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**gAr****Member**- Registered: 2011-01-09
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Hi anonimnystefy,

That's good to know.

Do you use LaTeX instead of word processors?

Hi Nehushtan,

That's funny!

"Believe nothing, no matter where you read it, or who said it, no matter if I have said it, unless it agrees with your own reason and your own common sense" - Buddha?

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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For math purposes yes.

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**gAr****Member**- Registered: 2011-01-09
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In online forums only?

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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No, for documents as well.

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**gAr****Member**- Registered: 2011-01-09
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Okay.

Even with no math, it produces superior layout compared to word processors. It has mighty capability with graphics as well.

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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That is true, but I rarely, if ever, need to type non-math documents.

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**gAr****Member**- Registered: 2011-01-09
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That's fine, simply felt like mentioning about it.

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'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'

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