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Concatenation: 2016 || x || 2016 = y^6

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Solutions to: Sum of 11 consecutive Squares is Square

                                             

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Diophantine Equation 8x^3 – 21 x^2 y + 35 xy^2 – 83y^3 = z^3

    Find solutions for which       If   ,   the obvious solution is   ,   where     is any integer. If we subtract     from both sides of the equation, we get or … Continue reading

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Right Triangles having equal areas

Here’s an example of three rational right angled triangles having equal areas: (40,  42,  58)                                    Area = 840           … Continue reading

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Num3er 65

                                          Every number has a story to tell.     That’s how I see it.       The factors of   65   are:     1     5     13     65 The prime factors are:        … Continue reading

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Mr. Chao Lu recited 67,890 digits of pi in 24 hours and 4 minutes

He successfully recited 67,890 digits of pi in 24 hours and 4 minutes[1] with an error at the 67,891st digit, saying it was a “5”, when it was actually a “0”. He stated he had 100,000 memorized, and was going … Continue reading

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New Mirror That Does Not Have Blind Spots (MathInTheNews)

Mathematics professor R. Andrew Hicks (Drexel University) received a U.S. patent for his redesign of the traditional side view mirror. According to a Drexel University press release, “Hicks designed his mirror using a mathematical algorithm that precisely controls the angle … Continue reading

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