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Forum: Lounge 2021-04-13, 16:13
Replies: 1,348
Views: 110,918
Posted By a1call
You are correct, it does not compute....

You are correct, it does not compute. Blood-thinners usually cause bleeding which is the opposite of a blood-clot. They are generally given to people at risk of getting blood-clots. it is...
Forum: Software 2021-04-11, 20:33
Replies: 4
Views: 90
Posted By a1call
Could throttling due to excessive heat be the...

Could throttling due to excessive heat be the reason for significant increased timings per iterations?
Do the CPU'S maintain their temperature when all cores are utilized?
Forum: Software 2021-04-11, 18:58
Replies: 4
Views: 90
Posted By a1call
This may or may not work, but I would setup a...

This may or may not work, but I would setup a virtual machine and run the program in there. I assume you will be able to pool all the cores into a single virtual CPU that way.
Others might correct...
Forum: Homework Help 2021-04-11, 16:43
Replies: 20
Views: 763
Posted By a1call
I'm afraid you are giving me too much credit for...

I'm afraid you are giving me too much credit for being able to do arithmetic in my head. I actually used Pari and specifically remember getting 2 as the valuation. I can only assume that it must have...
Forum: Homework Help 2021-04-10, 02:02
Replies: 20
Views: 763
Posted By a1call
Thank you for the correcting my mistake...

Thank you for the correcting my mistake charybdis.


Somehow I erred at computing the valuation(OP-Number-1,2) as 2 rather than 3.
In the integer field if valuation(n-1,2) =n' for any positive...
Forum: Homework Help 2021-04-09, 22:50
Replies: 20
Views: 763
Posted By a1call
ETA III You can also be sure that at least one of...

ETA III You can also be sure that at least one of the prime factors of OP-Number will be of the form 4*n+1 where n is an odd integer.
Forum: Homework Help 2021-04-09, 21:44
Replies: 20
Views: 763
Posted By a1call
33765749444723236975938383549571694531728722961303...

33765749444723236975938383549571694531728722961303548619829414070181324100^2+1
= 6811381392746490569 x ...
Forum: Miscellaneous Math 2021-04-06, 05:19
Replies: 11
Views: 211
Posted By a1call
Obviously not in integer bases with infinite...

Obviously not in integer bases with infinite digits.
What bases/base would that number be a Cinderella in? Base 10 only?
Wouldn't that be too arbitrary? Just because we have 10 toes?
Forum: Miscellaneous Math 2021-04-06, 04:40
Replies: 11
Views: 211
Posted By a1call
Let p be any prime greater than 2*11. Let...

Let p be any prime greater than 2*11.
Let b=p-11
then,
p can always be written as
p=1:11b
as a 2 digit number in base b.
Changing the 1st digit to 0 will not make it behave like Cinderella. It...
Forum: Miscellaneous Math 2021-04-06, 03:32
Replies: 11
Views: 211
Posted By a1call
* I assume this would rule out any such prime...

* I assume this would rule out any such prime being a twin prime.
* If there are infinite twin primes (or any other Even-number-separated-primes) then there have to be other types of...
Forum: Miscellaneous Math 2021-04-06, 02:00
Replies: 11
Views: 211
Posted By a1call
I assume the 1st such a prime discovered would...

I assume the 1st such a prime discovered would qualify for both of the remaining EFF Awards.
Forum: Miscellaneous Math 2021-04-06, 00:27
Replies: 11
Views: 211
Posted By a1call
Digitally delicate prime numbers

Didn't see this posted anywhere:



https://www.popularmechanics.com/science/math/a36014795/mathematicians-discover-new-kind-of-prime-number/

I holes it's not an April-Fools article.
Forum: Soap Box 2021-04-05, 12:02
Replies: 45
Views: 1,057
Posted By a1call
Money's volatility is not purely based on...

Money's volatility is not purely based on inflation. It too has speculative factors based on the Forex-Market. Forex money pairs fluctuate up as well as down regularly:...
Forum: Soap Box 2021-04-04, 20:08
Replies: 45
Views: 1,057
Posted By a1call
How is that worse than volatility of money: ...

How is that worse than volatility of money:


https://www.statista.com/statistics/268225/countries-with-the-highest-inflation-rate/
...
Forum: Soap Box 2021-04-04, 18:52
Replies: 45
Views: 1,057
Posted By a1call
The concept of Money/(Cash/Currency) is...

The concept of Money/(Cash/Currency) is only-about/more-than a thousand years old. It can not last much longer. It's only a matter of time before someone comes up with a replacement-concept that...
Forum: Cloud Computing 2021-04-04, 11:25
Replies: 3
Views: 140
Posted By a1call
I believe Google and Oracle also both offer free...

I believe Google and Oracle also both offer free trials of one month. The free trials are pretty much worthless though, since they generally have a low cap on number of cores that can be utilized....
Forum: PrimeNet 2021-04-04, 01:26
Replies: 11
Views: 374
Posted By a1call
If the North-Pole of a magnet is attracted to the...

If the North-Pole of a magnet is attracted to the South-Poles of other magnets, which Pole is the the North-Pole of the magnet in a compass attracted to?
Forum: PrimeNet 2021-04-03, 20:53
Replies: 11
Views: 374
Posted By a1call
One is sufficient when at the dentist. In fact...

One is sufficient when at the dentist. In fact telling him "pain in the lower right k9" with corrections for his point of view would result in the wrong tooth being worked on. Which reminds me of an...
Forum: Lounge 2021-04-01, 01:16
Replies: 2
Views: 194
Posted By a1call
Perhaps/Probably: ...

Perhaps/Probably:



https://www.webbyawards.com/news/interview-with-code-and-theorys-chris-delia/

https://www.webbyawards.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/4/2015/10/CodeTheory-500x433.jpg
Forum: Information & Answers 2021-03-29, 18:07
Replies: 19
Views: 548
Posted By a1call
Why try to win $100k with very low probability of...

Why try to win $100k with very low probability of success rather than sub-lease your credits for sure cash?
You should get plenty of interested parties at say 1/10 ratio which will put $10k in your...
Forum: Languages -- Ancient & Modern, Human & Machine 2021-03-28, 04:06
Replies: 34
Views: 2,384
Posted By a1call
https://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.ca/en/article/...

https://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.ca/en/article/inuktitut-words-for-snow-and-ice
Forum: Languages -- Ancient & Modern, Human & Machine 2021-03-28, 00:15
Replies: 34
Views: 2,384
Posted By a1call
A single word seems to be missing even from...

A single word seems to be missing even from languages associated with cold climates such as Russian and Norwegian. Corrections are welcome. However in English two words have a very similar meaning:...
Forum: Science & Technology 2021-01-28, 23:48
Replies: 189
Views: 9,183
Posted By a1call
@Dr. S. What happened to your glasses? Are...

@Dr. S.
What happened to your glasses?
Are you using contact-lenses or did your vision go 20/20 after the shot?
As for Canada, we have no production capacity and are totally dependent on shipments...
Forum: Riesel Prime Search 2021-01-26, 08:21
Replies: 241
Views: 40,729
Posted By a1call
By that logic there would be no justification to...

By that logic there would be no justification to use more than one method, either TF or PRP-Testing on any given range. But that's not the case now, is it?
Both methods are used in practice to weed...
Forum: Computer Games 2021-01-24, 00:44
Replies: 50
Views: 17,824
Posted By a1call
I got started on Pong (what else). Ours would be...

I got started on Pong (what else). Ours would be hooked up to the antenna input of the TV.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pong

My all-time favorite was Q*bert. It was a difficult game at 1st. But...
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