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Re: Composites, and neat relation
Posted:
Sep 12, 2004 4:35 PM


On 20040912, James Harris <jstevh@msn.com> wrote: > So someone pointed out that there's the trivial relation > > [x] + [x + 1/2] = [2x] where you're in reals, > > and I started thinking about > > [x] + [x + 1/k] = [2x] > > also in reals, with k>1, and it turns out you need x>1 as well, which > I was thinking about didn't put down before.
Try x = 50.75, k = 100.
 Tim Smith



