# Math Is Fun Forum

Discussion about math, puzzles, games and fun.   Useful symbols: ÷ × ½ √ ∞ ≠ ≤ ≥ ≈ ⇒ ± ∈ Δ θ ∴ ∑ ∫  π  -¹ ² ³ °

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## #1 2014-12-05 01:33:22

David
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### Teach David

Hello;
Will be grateful if someone could teach me just about anything.

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## #2 2014-12-05 01:59:49

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### Re: Teach David

Like Mathematics?

'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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## #3 2014-12-05 02:00:20

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### Re: Teach David

Yes.

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## #4 2014-12-06 05:17:31

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### Re: Teach David

Help me with M 10.0.1
What to do to get started?

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## #5 2014-12-06 05:22:08

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### Re: Teach David

Can you get to the Help?

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
Always satisfy the Prime Directive of getting the right answer above all else.

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## #6 2014-12-06 05:27:28

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### Re: Teach David

Yes.

His dominion is an everlasting dominion, Which shall not pass away, And His kingdom the one Which shall not be destroyed.

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## #7 2014-12-06 05:29:15

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### Re: Teach David

Do you see the Wolfram Language & System Documentation Center?

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
Always satisfy the Prime Directive of getting the right answer above all else.

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## #8 2014-12-06 05:29:54

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### Re: Teach David

Yes.

His dominion is an everlasting dominion, Which shall not pass away, And His kingdom the one Which shall not be destroyed.

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## #9 2014-12-06 05:35:32

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### Re: Teach David

Type in on top "get started"

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
Always satisfy the Prime Directive of getting the right answer above all else.

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## #10 2014-12-06 05:38:44

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### Re: Teach David

I did

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## #11 2014-12-06 05:39:16

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### Re: Teach David

Did you get a page of search results?

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
Always satisfy the Prime Directive of getting the right answer above all else.

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## #12 2014-12-06 05:39:52

David
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### Re: Teach David

Yes

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## #13 2014-12-06 05:42:00

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### Re: Teach David

Do you see the second one from the top saying Getting Started?

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
Always satisfy the Prime Directive of getting the right answer above all else.

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## #14 2014-12-06 05:42:30

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### Re: Teach David

Yes

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## #15 2014-12-06 05:43:15

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### Re: Teach David

Click that.

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
Always satisfy the Prime Directive of getting the right answer above all else.

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## #16 2014-12-06 05:44:49

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### Re: Teach David

I did.

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## #17 2014-12-06 05:45:56

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### Re: Teach David

"Your First Wolfram Calculations" Click that.

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
Always satisfy the Prime Directive of getting the right answer above all else.

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## #18 2014-12-06 05:46:38

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### Re: Teach David

Yes I did. How do you make an alpha in m?

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## #19 2014-12-06 05:48:39

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### Re: Teach David

An alpha? The greek character?

Did you go down the list?

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
Always satisfy the Prime Directive of getting the right answer above all else.

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## #20 2014-12-06 05:49:29

David
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### Re: Teach David

Yes

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## #21 2014-12-06 05:52:19

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### Re: Teach David

One way to enter greek letters is to use the palettes.

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
Always satisfy the Prime Directive of getting the right answer above all else.

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## #22 2014-12-06 05:54:41

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### Re: Teach David

/[Alpha]

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## #23 2014-12-06 05:57:14

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### Re: Teach David

Did that work?

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
Always satisfy the Prime Directive of getting the right answer above all else.

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## #24 2014-12-06 05:58:28

David
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### Re: Teach David

Yup

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## #25 2014-12-06 05:59:06

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### Re: Teach David

1.press the escape button
2. Type a
3. Press the escape button again

That should give alpha

'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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