pete
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Re: Math trick? Angst's Theorem??
Posted:
Dec 2, 2012 7:49 AM


Existential Angst wrote: > > 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??
Take sq rt of N, to as many places as poss.. Then take recip. What do you see? For the calculationally lazy: (1 / sq rt of N) = (sq rt of N) / N !!!! Weird coincidence? Predictable??
 pete

