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Pendulous

Posted by protozach on January 7, 2010

Time to get back to basics.

Posted in Pendulums, Physics, Yo Mama | 18 Comments »

Who is Fourier?

Posted by protozach on January 1, 2010

Best pun ever?

Posted in Fivier Analysis, Fourier Analysis, Mathematicians, Probability | 43 Comments »

He Got Game Theory

Posted by protozach on December 29, 2009

Today’s Mathroom by Kelly. Apparently Ecologists have no shortage of verbiage.

Posted in Game Theory, Kelly | 20 Comments »

Enceladan Poetry

Posted by protozach on December 28, 2009

Today’s problem is dedicated to Edward Lear.

Posted in Enceladus, Fractals, Limerick | 39 Comments »

Math Anxiety

Posted by protozach on December 24, 2009

UPDATE: Okay, fine, base-14.

Bonus points if you can solve for (math anxiety face) tetrate (math anxiety face).

Posted in Math Anxiety, Non base-10 | 35 Comments »

Here comes Santa Claus

Posted by protozach on December 24, 2009

You wanted a hard problem? Hopefully this one makes sense. I’m uploading at 1:25 AM.

Posted in Christmas, Inebriation, Probability | 85 Comments »

Ho Business

Posted by protozach on December 22, 2009

Bonus points if you solve for 4 digits.

Posted in Snoop, Stats | 55 Comments »

On Impulse

Posted by protozach on December 22, 2009

Bonus points for calculating how this works if the Enterprise moves at a 45 degree angle relative to the direction of motion of the Gr’oth.

Posted in Uncategorized | 44 Comments »

Inscribed in Yo Mama

Posted by protozach on December 22, 2009

Bonus points if you can figure the answer for a giant Hershey’s kiss (assume a cone).

Posted in Min/Max, Multivariable Calculus, Yo Mama | 65 Comments »

Astronomical Units

Posted by protozach on December 22, 2009

Bonus points if you solve for the number needed to reach Uranus.

Posted in Algebra, Exponents, Logarithms | 29 Comments »

 
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