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spaceyhippie Wrote:
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> thinkitover Wrote:
> --------------------------------------------------
> -----
> > Pudding. You know, where they keep the proof
> and
> > all that.
> >
>
> interesting comparitor for a comparitor:
> a delightful concoction, easily digested,
> made of many things, fills most cracks...
>
>
>
> > Sirfiroth Wrote:
> >
> --------------------------------------------------
>
> > > Hi Scott,
> > >
> > > Actually it is much easier to understand
> Ancient
> > > Egyptian methods if you have no knowledge of
> pi
> > > whatsoever. Unfortunately it seems no one is
> > > capable of overcoming their pi programming to
> view
> > > things from a different perspective clearly.
> >
>
> that's exactly what i've been thinking =o)
> when i started this quest, albeit ages ago,
> i had only what maths public school left me
> go check any of my ancient posts to prove it
> but now that i know math
> with just basic trig to start
> - OMG, pi is everywhere -
> i mean, i knew what pi was before
> and kept regularly tripping over it
> so much so that, had i kept at it then
> with no knowledge of pi, still tripping
> - i would have had to name it something -
> there's no avoiding the elephant element
> it's like the pole in the center of a tent
> it's funny how silly over-the-top this is
>
> ...the only point is
> once you know pi
> you have increased your knowledge potential
> it's like turning the light on ...in a candy
> store
>
> that's one of the purposes layouts like these
> serve
> even if you say it's accidental, totally not
> intended
> then, that's the weirdest coincidence, then, isn't
> it?
> it functions as an ideal geometry lesson without
> trying
> poetic congruence to that the stones floated into
> place
> it also seems to be acknowledging standard error
> margins
> as if some lines are meant to be made of dots or
> dashes
> there's even ideas to put pins in, to come back to
> later
>
> ok, there's a point equidistant from all three
> centers
> what math do i need to calculate their
> improbability?
> ...factorials in the denominators,
> gentle-math-fans...
> way lower odds than any royal flush, or lotto
> ticket...
>
> and it even gives room for those who wish to say
> no
> stay blind if you like, it may be an intended
> blessing
> then your part in this is to just demonstrate
> ironically
> "yes, this curve is obviously tending towards
> infinity"
> ;o)
>
>
> thinkitover Wrote:
> --------------------------------------------------
> -----
> > Now there's there's a terribly ironic thing for
> > you to say. I'm not incapable of comprehending
> > 22/7 or a seked, I just haven't had it
> > proven to me that they ever represented the
> state
> > of the art.
> >
>
> pi = 3.14159...
> 22 / 7 = 3.142857...
> 256 / 81 = 3.1605...
> 2^8 / 3^3 = ~ pi
> (2)^(2^3) / 3^3 = ~ pi
> ( 2 • 2 • 2 • 2 • 2 • 2 • 2 • 2 ) /
> ( 3 • 3 )
>
> ...pausing for effect, here...
> that's "two to the eighth, OVER three cubed"
> aka "two to the two cubed, OVER three cubed"
> maybe if you have a total ignorance in math
> the blatant significance of that may elude...
> but, falsely claiming that only makes me feel:
> almost too smart so far for this entire planet
> and i know that couldn't possibly be the case
> was that your or anyone's desired intention?
> (we may have an auxiliary conspiracy theory)
>
> just acknowledging the prime meridian, maybe
> just as we peasants bow when passing royalty
> how else would such a monument
> make reference to such a fact?
> the kind of thing which
> should not go unnoticed
> or, it gets you in the general neighborhood
> let the foreman crunch the heavy numbers
> and anyways, however more easily derived
> they're still significant themselves...
> ballpark estimates use cornerstones
> ...and a vital skill without calculators
>
> here, my math prof regularly puts on tests
> things to reward any real mathematicians:
> substituting "pi squared" for "little g"
> or substituting "e to the i pi" for -1
> when cos(pi) would do as well
>
> ...it's the secret trap door that
> only a real coin will fall through
> sifting the slugs from our change pockets
> not rewarding candy for any wooden nickels
> so the guy who comes along n sez
> that he still can't see anything
> even after meticulously explained
> may be just agreeing to disagree?
> or anyways seems to be acting as if
> that's the only offer on the table
> ...so, what i think he's saying is:
> that permission no longer necessary
> a permission slip from the principal
> some written confirmation of this math
> that would have been considered a secret...
> as, in any event, doesn't it make more sense
> they would've burned any plans intentionally?
> ceremoniously, say it's an offering to the gods
> preventing them falling into the wrong hands
>
> in other news, the aquatic ape is the missing
> link
> and good luck finding any verification of that
> ever
> =o)
>>>>


spaceyhippie,

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Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 3250 Sirfiroth 06-Feb-18 03:26
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Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 563 Sirfiroth 06-Feb-18 17:37
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Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 430 molder 08-Feb-18 11:56
linking egyptian Pi to imperial Pi 364 DavidK 08-Feb-18 15:10
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 366 DavidK 08-Feb-18 13:58
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Re: cubit of 20.25? 628 Sirfiroth 09-Feb-18 21:02
Oh...what a shame... 416 drew 09-Feb-18 00:33
Re: Oh...what a shame... 414 Sirfiroth 09-Feb-18 04:47
Re: Oh...what a shame... 437 drew 09-Feb-18 06:02
Re: Oh...what a shame... 560 Sirfiroth 09-Feb-18 13:28
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Re: Oh...what a shame... 361 drew 22-Jun-18 09:54
Re: Oh...what a shame... 477 Sirfiroth 22-Jun-18 13:32
Re: Oh...what a shame... 519 drew 22-Jun-18 22:27
Re: Oh...what a shame... 390 Sirfiroth 23-Jun-18 01:48
Re: well put 362 drew 23-Jun-18 08:08
To put it bluntly! 399 Sirfiroth 23-Jun-18 12:40
Re: well put 385 Manu 23-Jun-18 18:33
Re: extensions of numbers 342 drew 24-Jun-18 00:40
Re: extensions of numbers 393 Sirfiroth 24-Jun-18 04:50
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Re: extensions of numbers 336 Sirfiroth 24-Jun-18 12:22
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the primitive calculator 322 drew 25-Jun-18 23:23
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Re: the primitive calculator 309 drew 26-Jun-18 07:06
Mod Note > Duplicate Post Removed 489 Dr. Troglodyte 26-Jun-18 12:45
Newton's problem solved(the relation between the Roman foot and the Egyptian foot ) 378 rodz111 26-Jun-18 13:55
Re: Newton's problem solved(the relation between the Roman foot and the Egyptian foot ) 278 drew 27-Jun-18 05:18
Re: the primitive calculator 400 Sirfiroth 26-Jun-18 17:00
Re: the primitive calculator 342 drew 27-Jun-18 00:01
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Re: the primitive calculator 315 drew 27-Jun-18 01:56
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Re: well put 332 cloister 24-Jun-18 18:14
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Re: well put 317 drew 27-Jun-18 05:11
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Re: Oh...what a shame... 410 molder 23-Jun-18 00:24
Re: Oh...what a shame... 391 DavidK 23-Jun-18 21:06
Re: Oh...what a shame... 354 DavidK 24-Jun-18 07:41
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Re: No pie for jacob 326 Sirfiroth 25-Jun-18 16:44
Re: No pie for jacob 349 DavidK 25-Jun-18 20:21
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Re: 5 values for pi in GP here are 3 311 molder 26-Jun-18 00:51
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Re: 5 values for pi in GP here are 3 302 Sirfiroth 26-Jun-18 14:55
Re: 5 values for pi in GP here are 3 359 molder 26-Jun-18 21:18
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Re: Hard evidence for base 100 using egyptian maths 424 drew 27-Jun-18 06:16
Re: Hard evidence for base 100 using egyptian maths 323 DavidK 27-Jun-18 10:25
Re: Hard evidence for base 100 using egyptian maths 341 drew 27-Jun-18 21:18
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Re: You down and dirty so-n-so 307 Sirfiroth 17-Jul-18 23:16
Re: You down and dirty so-n-so 302 DavidK 17-Jul-18 23:20
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Re: ROTFLMAO! 429 Sirfiroth 09-Aug-18 14:28
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Re: ROTFLMAO! 318 Sirfiroth 10-Aug-18 02:06
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Pi. All Pi. All The Time. 179 thinkitover 28-Dec-19 04:59
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Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 163 Sirfiroth 28-Dec-19 15:13
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 179 Thanos5150 28-Dec-19 16:30
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 168 thinkitover 28-Dec-19 21:49
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 174 Thanos5150 29-Dec-19 04:35
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 159 Sirfiroth 29-Dec-19 02:17
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 160 molder 29-Dec-19 04:14
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 154 Sirfiroth 29-Dec-19 12:51
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 153 molder 29-Dec-19 22:31
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 146 Sirfiroth 30-Dec-19 14:11
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 195 magisterchessmutt 30-Dec-19 15:16
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 154 Sirfiroth 31-Dec-19 03:33
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 206 magisterchessmutt 31-Dec-19 04:33
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 172 Sirfiroth 31-Dec-19 15:04
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 181 spaceyhippie 31-Dec-19 23:37
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 172 Thanos5150 29-Dec-19 04:29
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 159 DavidK 29-Dec-19 09:32
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 165 Sirfiroth 29-Dec-19 14:09
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 163 spaceyhippie 01-Jan-20 23:18
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 177 Sirfiroth 02-Jan-20 01:33
Pi vs Pudding 174 thinkitover 02-Jan-20 21:45
Re: Pi vs Pudding 159 spaceyhippie 03-Jan-20 00:06
Re: Pi vs Pudding 175 seasmith 03-Jan-20 00:24
Re: Pi vs Pudding 160 spaceyhippie 07-Jan-20 23:06
Re: Pi vs Pudding 205 seasmith 08-Jan-20 02:54
Re: Pi vs Pudding 166 Sirfiroth 03-Jan-20 03:36
Re: Pi vs Pudding 167 molder 03-Jan-20 06:56
Re: Pi vs Pudding 166 Sirfiroth 03-Jan-20 18:25
Re: Pi vs Pudding 162 spaceyhippie 04-Jan-20 00:02
LOL, now that was hilarious ! 160 Sirfiroth 04-Jan-20 05:51
Re: LOL, now that was hilarious ! 215 hendrik dirker 04-Jan-20 09:32
Re: LOL, now that was hilarious ! 151 spaceyhippie 04-Jan-20 23:37
Re: LOL, now that was hilarious ! 162 spaceyhippie 04-Jan-20 23:39
Re: Pi vs Pudding 178 molder 04-Jan-20 11:03
Re: Pi vs Pudding 168 Sirfiroth 05-Jan-20 20:11
Re: Pi vs Pudding 158 molder 06-Jan-20 02:55
Re: Pi vs Pudding 189 magisterchessmutt 06-Jan-20 02:58
Re: Pi vs Pudding 154 molder 06-Jan-20 05:26
Re: Pi vs Pudding 157 spaceyhippie 07-Jan-20 01:32
Re: Pi vs Pudding 144 DavidK 07-Jan-20 02:02
Re: Pi vs Pudding 161 thinkitover 06-Jan-20 06:13
Re: Pi vs Pudding 172 Sirfiroth 07-Jan-20 02:18
Re: Pi vs Pudding 144 DavidK 07-Jan-20 14:25
Re: Pi vs Pudding 156 Sirfiroth 07-Jan-20 15:16
Re: Pi vs Pudding 154 DavidK 07-Jan-20 19:03
Re: Pi vs Pudding 148 Sirfiroth 07-Jan-20 20:08
Re: Pi vs Pudding 147 DavidK 07-Jan-20 20:11
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 174 DavidK 28-Dec-19 11:21
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 169 engbren 28-Dec-19 12:34
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 169 Sirfiroth 28-Dec-19 15:55
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 157 engbren 29-Dec-19 01:14
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 158 Sirfiroth 30-Dec-19 16:52
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 161 engbren 30-Dec-19 22:23
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 220 magisterchessmutt 30-Dec-19 23:24
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 184 engbren 31-Dec-19 11:31
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 166 spaceyhippie 04-Jan-20 00:42


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