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by kenbrooker
Mon Jun 29, 2020 12:35 am
Forum: Clarifications on Project Euler Problems
Topic: Problem 049
Replies: 30
Views: 10477

Re: Problem 049

Lawgrin wrote:
Fri Dec 08, 2017 1:51 pm
In my mind if I can find the example with code then the other should also pop out.
by kenbrooker
Sun Jun 14, 2020 6:40 am
Forum: Recreational
Topic: Missing Wedding Ring Finger
Replies: 17
Views: 13490

Re: Missing Wedding Ring Finger

Along that sinister line, consider this (easier?) riddle -- "A girl attended the funeral of her own mother. There she met a guy whom she did not know. He was her dream guy. She fell in love with him at first sight. However, she never asked for his name or his number, and afterwards could not find an...
by kenbrooker
Tue May 26, 2020 5:58 am
Forum: Clarifications on Project Euler Problems
Topic: Problem 120
Replies: 19
Views: 6110

Re: Problem 120

rmax does not equal 60 when n=3...
by kenbrooker
Mon May 25, 2020 6:44 pm
Forum: News, Suggestions, and FAQ
Topic: Commenting solutions
Replies: 3
Views: 298

Re: Commenting solutions

This is what I get using the "Reply with Quote" link*, if that helps -- *to my own Comment This is what I get using the "Reply with Quote" link*, if that helps -- *though not to my own Comment... Hello, Does anyone know why it is impossible to write comments about solutions? And what is the use of t...
by kenbrooker
Mon May 25, 2020 6:36 pm
Forum: News, Suggestions, and FAQ
Topic: Commenting solutions
Replies: 3
Views: 298

Re: Commenting solutions

This is what I get using the "Reply with Quote" link*, if that helps -- *though not to my own Comment... Hello, Does anyone know why it is impossible to write comments about solutions? And what is the use of the "Quote" link if it only displays: "Please note that you cannot make double posts. You ar...
by kenbrooker
Sun May 24, 2020 1:19 am
Forum: Clarifications on Project Euler Problems
Topic: Problem 345
Replies: 6
Views: 3551

Re: Problem 345

AND/OR change "his" to "its"?
by kenbrooker
Fri May 22, 2020 6:59 pm
Forum: Clarifications on Project Euler Problems
Topic: Problem 059
Replies: 114
Views: 30296

Re: Problem 059

By Animus, this is a key to answering your question --
There is no separate decryption key, it is the same as the encryption key
by kenbrooker
Fri May 22, 2020 4:38 pm
Forum: Clarifications on Project Euler Problems
Topic: Problem 089
Replies: 67
Views: 22342

Re: Problem 089

And if Euler was married, I guess he was subordinated to "programming"... :lol:
by kenbrooker
Fri May 22, 2020 12:51 am
Forum: Clarifications on Project Euler Problems
Topic: Problem 089
Replies: 67
Views: 22342

Re: Problem 089

I guess that's the strict interpretation of-- A website dedicated to the puzzling world of mathematics AND programming Clever hand-solutions no doubt include mathematics or pure logic but, not programming... A website dedicated to the puzzling WORLDS of mathematics and programming would be a Superse...
by kenbrooker
Thu May 21, 2020 11:05 pm
Forum: Clarifications on Project Euler Problems
Topic: Problem 089
Replies: 67
Views: 22342

Re: Problem 089

Is there something... Evil about cleverness that I am not aware of?
That needs to be "prevent"ed?!

Surely you jest?
by kenbrooker
Thu May 21, 2020 6:34 pm
Forum: Clarifications on Project Euler Problems
Topic: Problem 089
Replies: 67
Views: 22342

Re: Problem 089

Some "rules" for Roman Numerals even state -- A numeral can be repeated in succession up to three times only.

Allowing only four repetitions at least avoids the conflation "VIIIII" = Ten vs "X" = Ten...

Just some random thoughts...
by kenbrooker
Sun May 17, 2020 8:54 pm
Forum: Recreational
Topic: Bacon&Eggcentric
Replies: 0
Views: 592

Bacon&Eggcentric

Anyone in quarantine care to find the "SOLUTION" by deciphering this... Hidden-Before-Your-Eyes message? AS tEChNoLoGy haS Evolved It SEEMS thAt PRoJeCt euler Has tAKEn tIME to CAtch-uP. a cOMMOn Request in ReCEnt yeArs has BeEn To MOdifY thE StYle sheEtS tO make THe WEbsite mobile dEvICE fRiendLy. ...
by kenbrooker
Sat May 16, 2020 4:21 pm
Forum: Clarifications on Project Euler Problems
Topic: Problem 387
Replies: 19
Views: 8003

Re: Problem 387

Please consider...
Don't start begging others to give partial answers to problems
by kenbrooker
Tue Apr 21, 2020 12:54 am
Forum: Clarifications on Project Euler Problems
Topic: Problem 351
Replies: 21
Views: 11396

Re: Problem 351

ok I solved this problem... I am really wondering tho, why H(1000), H(1 000 000), and H(100 000 000) all look so similar... Can anyone explain? feel free to send me private message. This question would be better asked in the solutions thread for this problem on the main site. Robert... I have hesit...
by kenbrooker
Sun Apr 12, 2020 3:53 pm
Forum: News, Suggestions, and FAQ
Topic: John Conway has died
Replies: 1
Views: 827

Re: John Conway has died

The title of Conway's biography --
GENIUS AT PLAY, hints at the...
"Professor"s Other Side...
by kenbrooker
Fri Apr 10, 2020 4:18 pm
Forum: Clarifications on Project Euler Problems
Topic: Problem 059
Replies: 114
Views: 30296

Re: Problem 059

Using Java, I was surprised to learn that the
following summing statements
REQUIRED parentheses --

Code: Select all

sum = sum + (array[i]^key1);
sum = sum + (array[i+1]^key2);
sum = sum + (array[i+2]^key3);
by kenbrooker
Sun Mar 08, 2020 5:24 pm
Forum: Clarifications on Project Euler Problems
Topic: Problem 703
Replies: 2
Views: 1322

Re: Problem 703

For those more conversant in Computer Science than Mathematics, the following translation of Problem 703 may be helpful, if not invaluable -- A k-input binary Truth Table is a map from k input bits (0=False; 1=True) to 1 output bit. For example, the 2-input binary Truth Tables for the logical AND a...
by kenbrooker
Fri Mar 06, 2020 4:35 am
Forum: Recreational
Topic: Suggest some resources
Replies: 1
Views: 2202

Re: Suggest some resources

If you Google on GeeksforGeeks you will see
Algorithms as a key topic; and, elsewhere,
Easy to Difficult-rated challenges are
Descriptively Titled and Abundant,
WITH (Often Multiple) Solutions
AND Explanations...
by kenbrooker
Thu Mar 05, 2020 4:55 am
Forum: Clarifications on Project Euler Problems
Topic: Problem 555
Replies: 3
Views: 2208

Re: Problem 555

Please consider -- Don't start begging others to give partial answers to problems...
by kenbrooker
Thu Feb 13, 2020 4:34 am
Forum: Clarifications on Project Euler Problems
Topic: Problem 417
Replies: 4
Views: 846

Re: Problem 417

Sorry, I haven't tried PE417 yet but
Hopefully someone else will...
Read this and...
Respond!!