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Topic: Does "the difference between a and b" mean a - b or b - a ?
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Porky Pig Jr

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Re: Does "the difference between a and b" mean a - b or b - a ?
Posted: Aug 14, 2008 3:20 PM
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On Aug 14, 2:58 pm, pdlem...@earthlink.net wrote:
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> Probably life isn't long enough to bother with these things. Unless
> you're a mathematician. Thanks, Dave WB3DWE , Texas


Not necessarily only for mathematicians.

What is the difference between a dog and a fox? Clearly, a sixpack.
Now what is the difference between a fox and a dog? Think of it next
time you are sitting at the bar.



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