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Math trick? Angst's Theorem??
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Dec 4, 2012 8:33 AM




Re: Math trick? Angst's Theorem??
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Nov 24, 2012 3:37 PM


On Sat, 24 Nov 2012 03:30:59 0500, Existential Angst wrote:
>"Poutnik" <poutnik@privacy.invalid> wrote in message >news:MPG.2b1aa189ee43e121b7f@news.eternalseptember.org... >> >> Existential Angst from fitcat@optonline.net >> posted Sat, 24 Nov 2012 03:14:21 0500 >> >> >>> >>> Try this on a calculator/spreadsheet: >>> >>> Take sq rt of 10, to as many places as poss.. Then take recip. What do >>> you >>> see? >>> For the calculationally lazy: 3.162277660168 > .3162277660168... >>> !!!! >>> Weird coincidence? Predictable?? >>> Angst's Theorem?? >> >> Why to search for mystery ? >> >> 1/x = x / 10 >> 1 = x^2 / 10 >> 10 = x^2 >> x = sqrt(10) > >Hmmm..... I guess my hunt for my own theorem will continue.... >Heh, but you know what?? I'll bet half the assholes here didn't catch >this.... lol
Apparently, you didn't catch it.
Would you like to revise your description of those who didn't?



