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Posers and Puzzles

Posers and Puzzles

  1. 10 Jan '08 17:40
    1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,2
  2. 10 Jan '08 18:08
    Originally posted by doodinthemood
    1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,2
    Next in the sequence is 8. It's a section of the decimal places of pi.

    17171717171717171717171717171728...etc etc.
  3. 11 Jan '08 14:34
    Originally posted by doodinthemood
    1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,2
    The next number is 7. The 2 is an experimental error.
  4. 11 Jan '08 14:54
    Originally posted by David113
    The next number is 7. The 2 is an experimental error.
    Ah, like the engineer's proof that all odd numbers greater than 1 are prime.

    3, 5, 7, 9 is an experimental error, 11, 13...looks good enough to me.
  5. 11 Jan '08 16:54
    the two answers given are very amusing, so thank you for that but I'm afraid this is a logical sequence that you will have come across before.
  6. Standard member uzless
    The So Fist
    11 Jan '08 18:44 / 1 edit
    Originally posted by doodinthemood
    1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,2
    9....These have been the EXACTA winning numbers at the Kentucky Derby for the last set of races.
  7. Subscriber AThousandYoung
    It's about respect
    12 Jan '08 18:44
    Are those points in football?
  8. 12 Jan '08 18:48 / 1 edit
    Originally posted by AThousandYoung
    Are those points in football?
    Ah, got it. No, it's not football. But it is sport!

    Nice one.
  9. 13 Jan '08 01:48
    Originally posted by mtthw
    Ah, like the engineer's proof that all odd numbers greater than 1 are prime.

    3, 5, 7, 9 is an experimental error, 11, 13...looks good enough to me.
    http://uncyclopedia.org/wiki/Prime_number
  10. Subscriber joe shmo On Vacation
    Strange Egg
    13 Jan '08 02:18
    Originally posted by Gastel
    http://uncyclopedia.org/wiki/Prime_number
    Thats funny......
  11. 13 Jan '08 19:10 / 2 edits
    Originally posted by doodinthemood
    1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,2
    special olympics math-relay, on counting to three. after twenty minutes this team won.

    or
    something like cricket with 35 being the next number
  12. 15 Jan '08 20:51
    He hit the 2 instead of the 1 key.
  13. 15 Jan '08 21:15
    Nobody else? OK. The answer is 3.
  14. Standard member adam warlock
    Baby Gauss
    16 Jan '08 02:15
    Originally posted by mtthw
    Nobody else? OK. The answer is 3.
    What is the sport???????
  15. 16 Jan '08 07:10
    Yeah Mtthw has it. Congratulatoids. Also thanks for not giving it away. If anything, the 3 confuses people even more