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Topic: Alternating series question
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Brian Q. Hutchings

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Big Phi: secondroot(phi plus two) -- no regular tetragona were
suffered to find Brun's constant!

Posted: Apr 29, 2013 11:55 PM
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I am pedagogical about "secondpowering & secondrooting,"
partly because of Bucky, but I took it further
to the obvious simplciity of using the unit-diameter sphere
as the proper standard of mensuration,
whereas Bucky was justifiably all on
about the God-am tetrahedron. actually,
there sphere & tetrahedron/tetraasteron are really the same thing,
in plenty of ways.

cf, the "lunes proof" of the pythagorean theorem,
clearly the original proof -- even if Hippocrates (not, though,
the medical one) came after Pythagoras -- and
extend it to the two spatial analogs.

> do you find it surprising, that phi is involved?...
>
> I wonder if the other guy has not already gotten a recurrence
> relation to generate the twin primes, akin to Lucas sequences.
>
> yes, I'm sure it is the correct formula, although
> I would now put it somehwat differently,
> as an explicit "constitutional equation
> for Big Phi or Brun's constant," or how ever it should be said.



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4/21/13
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RGVickson@shaw.ca
4/21/13
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gus gassmann
4/21/13
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Mike Terry
4/21/13
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gus gassmann
4/24/13
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Brian Q. Hutchings
4/25/13
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Robin Chapman
4/26/13
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Brian Q. Hutchings
4/26/13
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Robin Chapman
4/26/13
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Brian Q. Hutchings
4/26/13
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Brian Q. Hutchings
4/27/13
Read secondroot(secondpower(phi) plus one) -- no teragona were suffered to
find Brun's constant
Brian Q. Hutchings
6/26/13
Read Re: Alternating series question
Brian Q. Hutchings
6/26/13
Read Re: Alternating series question
Brian Q. Hutchings
4/29/13
Read secondroot(phi plus two) -- no regular tetragona were suffered to
find Brun's constant!
Brian Q. Hutchings
4/29/13
Read Big Phi: secondroot(phi plus two) -- no regular tetragona were
suffered to find Brun's constant!
Brian Q. Hutchings
4/30/13
Read Re: secondroot(phi plus two) -- no regular tetragona were suffered
to find Brun's constant!
Robin Chapman
4/30/13
Read secondroot(phi plus two) = Brun's constant phi mysticism
Brian Q. Hutchings
5/1/13
Read golden section wiitering
Robin Chapman
5/1/13
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Brian Q. Hutchings
5/2/13
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Robin Chapman
5/2/13
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Brian Q. Hutchings
5/3/13
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Robin Chapman
5/3/13
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David C. Ullrich
5/6/13
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Brian Q. Hutchings
5/7/13
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Robin Chapman
5/7/13
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Brian Q. Hutchings
5/9/13
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Brian Q. Hutchings
5/2/13
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Brian Q. Hutchings
4/23/13
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RGVickson@shaw.ca
5/1/13
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Brian Q. Hutchings
5/2/13
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Robin Chapman

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