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Re: Conjecture Ludovicus V

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  • djbroadhurst
    ... ln(2) is just a fussy way of writing log(2) for the benefit people who think that God has 10 fingers. In fact She has exp(1) fingers :-) David
    Message 1 of 6 , Nov 11, 2012
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      --- In primenumbers@yahoogroups.com,
      whygee@... asked:

      > hmmmm you mean ln(2) :-)

      ln(2) is just a fussy way of writing log(2) for the
      benefit people who think that God has 10 fingers.
      In fact She has exp(1) fingers :-)

      David
    • Phil Carmody
      ... That value went through my head too, certainly. If it is log(2), I would hope that there is a sound reason for it to be so. Phil
      Message 2 of 6 , Nov 11, 2012
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        --- On Sun, 11/11/12, djbroadhurst <d.broadhurst@...> wrote:
        > --- In primenumbers@yahoogroups.com, Phil Carmody <thefatphil@...> wrote:
        > > 17 131101 0.6948838285968673741945871092
        > > 18 262147 0.6944460786798661063812187741
        > > 19 524309 0.6969871254592594758140428033
        > > 20 1048583 0.6992402515337114838314592173
        > > 21 2097169 0.7007186928388776062866463444
        > > 22 4194319 0.6970925620012833876499535047
        > > 23 8388617 0.6951323183116127789119946883
        > > 24 16777259 0.6948711428730801610212743660
        > > 25 33554467 0.6956608736980247707005160260
        >
        > Looks like an expensive method of approximating log(2) ?
        >
        > David (with no sound basis for this guess)

        That value went through my head too, certainly. If it is log(2), I would hope that there is a sound reason for it to be so.

        Phil
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