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Topic: EEE's secret solved: (^)=(.) and his empty Pascal Tent
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Brian Hutchings

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Re: EEE's secret solved: (^)=(.) and his empty Pascal Tent
Posted: Apr 28, 1998 4:33 PM
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In a previous article, benschop@iae.nlX (Nico Benschop) says:

you're kidding; eh?

> 1
> 1 1
> 1 0 1
> 1 0 0 1
> 1 0 0 0 1
> 1 0 0 0 0 1
> 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
> 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 etc..
>
> Which I referred to as "EEE's empty Pascal Tent".
>In the known integer arithmetic, only multiplication (.) can
>distribute over a sum, if I'm not mistaken. And since EEE's (^)
>has this property, it follows that he identifies his (^) with
>our normal (.) -- which he didn't tell us. Rather confusing, to
>change the interpretation of standard symbols, and NOT mention it!


>Cheers, Nico Benschop. -- http://www.iae.nl/users/benschop

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