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Topic: A question of orders of magnitude
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Frederick Williams

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Re: A question of orders of magnitude
Posted: Dec 3, 2012 4:21 AM
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Olumide wrote:
> On 1 Dec, 20:36, Virgil <> wrote:

> > What is not clear about applying my test?
> Sorry but I still don't understand how to derive the factors R_1 = 2
> and R_2 = 20.

Hence my question "What is the author trying to achieve?" posted on Sat
at 16:19. R_1 and R_2 do the job, but what the job _is_ is something
that you will find (let's hope) in what you're reading.

When a true genius appears in the world, you may know him by
this sign, that the dunces are all in confederacy against him.
Jonathan Swift: Thoughts on Various Subjects, Moral and Diverting

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