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

You are not logged in.

- Topics: Active | Unanswered

**pi_cubed****Member**- From: A rhombicosidodecahedron
- Registered: 2020-06-22
- Posts: 79

I've noticed that some sections of the site are really inactive e.g. Coder's Corner, Science HQ, and Math(s) Teaching Resources.

pi³

Offline

We can make them active again by posting there, right?

'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.

Offline

**pi_cubed****Member**- From: A rhombicosidodecahedron
- Registered: 2020-06-22
- Posts: 79

Agnishom wrote:

We can make them active again by posting there, right?

But nobody is (I did in Coder's Corner about hexapawn, actually).

pi³

Offline

**Mathegocart****Member**- Registered: 2012-04-29
- Posts: 2,199

I've posted about this before, as well as transitioning to a different forum software, **seven** years ago.

The integral of hope is reality.

May bobbym have a wonderful time in the pearly gates of heaven.

He will be sorely missed.

Offline

**Xodus****Member**- Registered: 2020-07-02
- Posts: 1

Let m,n be positive integers. When m/n is expressed as a decimal, three consecutive digits after the decimal point are 1,6, 7 in order. Find the smallest possible value of n.

Offline

**pi_cubed****Member**- From: A rhombicosidodecahedron
- Registered: 2020-06-22
- Posts: 79

Xodus wrote:

Let m,n be positive integers. When m/n is expressed as a decimal, three consecutive digits after the decimal point are 1,6, 7 in order. Find the smallest possible value of n.

Please post this in the exercises or puzzles section.

pi³

Offline

**pi_cubed****Member**- From: A rhombicosidodecahedron
- Registered: 2020-06-22
- Posts: 79

Also, Ricky and mathsyperson have not been on for more than 9 years.

pi³

Offline

I posted a thread about "Formal Methods in Mathematics" but nobody seemed to be bothered

'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.

Offline

**Bob****Administrator**- Registered: 2010-06-20
- Posts: 9,353

I've looked at the admin controls and we don't seem to have a 'move post to another topic' option. I think it exists in FLUXBB but you have to download extra modules. So I'll re-post it in Exercises.

As regards to underused areas of the forum and users who seems to have given up posting, in both respects that's up to folk. A topic gets as much action as members want.

Bob

Children are not defined by school ...........The Fonz

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

Sometimes I deliberately make mistakes, just to test you! …………….Bob

Offline

**pi_cubed****Member**- From: A rhombicosidodecahedron
- Registered: 2020-06-22
- Posts: 79

Nobody seems to be bothered about areas like Coder's Corner, Euler Avenue. and Formulas now.

pi³

Offline

**pi_cubed****Member**- From: A rhombicosidodecahedron
- Registered: 2020-06-22
- Posts: 79

Today the only posts are ganesh's daily posts and some posts in the "Members Only" section.

pi³

Offline

**ganesh****Administrator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
- Posts: 35,501

Fortunately, some members are active now, like Agnishom, Mathegocart and relatively new members like 666 bro, pi_cubed too are active.

An Administrator bob bundy is always around helping members, and Moderator zetafunc is also doing his best.

It appears to me that if one wants to make progress in mathematics, one should study the masters and not the pupils. - Niels Henrik Abel.

Nothing is better than reading and gaining more and more knowledge - Stephen William Hawking.

Offline

**pi_cubed****Member**- From: A rhombicosidodecahedron
- Registered: 2020-06-22
- Posts: 79

I feel like no mathematical dicussions are happening and the only posts are:

1. Ganesh's daily posts

2. Posts in the "Members Only" section

pi³

Offline

**666 bro****Member**- From: Flatland
- Registered: 2019-04-26
- Posts: 672

pi_cubed wrote:

I feel like no mathematical dicussions are happening and the only posts are:

1. Ganesh's daily posts

2. Posts in the "Members Only" section

Well , why couldn't we start discussing book suggestions about

Topics like calculus, Algebra, geometry etc.

"An equation for me has no meaning, unless it expresses a thought of God"- Srinivasa ramanujan

Offline

**Bob****Administrator**- Registered: 2010-06-20
- Posts: 9,353

The forum is run for the benefit of the members. If you want to start a discussion then please do so. I'm looking forward to your post.

Bob

Children are not defined by school ...........The Fonz

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

Sometimes I deliberately make mistakes, just to test you! …………….Bob

Offline