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comment Big O counterexample
Please rephrase your question. Nobody here knows what you are trying to ask.
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comment Is there any closed form expression for the following sum $\sum_{t=1}^T \frac{2^t}{t} = ?$
What's $E_i$ in your expression?
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comment What kind of proof is this?
@DionysiosGerogiadis Then you reached a contradiction and you have proven that it is not true that all squirrels have two tails. Once you assume something, a resulting contradiction can only disprove your assumption, not prove it.
13h
comment What kind of proof is this?
@DionysiosGerogiadis If Zeus exists, mount Olympus must exist (because it's his home). Mount olympus exists. Therefore, Zeus exists.
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answered What kind of proof is this?
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comment Integer solutions to $x^2-xy+y^2=1$
Wait, did you both ask the question and answer it?
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comment What does it mean for transitive closure to be minimal?
@paulpaul1076 I gave an example. The point is if you have a transitive relation $R$, and you take away one element, the resulting relation may not be transitive any more. In fact, that's the whole point of transitive closures: It's such a relation from which nothing can be taken away.
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answered What does it mean for transitive closure to be minimal?
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comment What does it mean for transitive closure to be minimal?
I assume you are talking about relations?
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answered Proving a basis in linear algebra
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comment Quick Question - Complex Roots of Polynomials?
This question is not perfect, sure, but guys, come on. It doesn't deserve the downvotes!
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comment How many strings of six lowercase letters have at least one vowel?
@barakmanos Well by that I mean I agree that there is a "laziness threshold" under which a question should not get any answers. I don't think this particular question is there, but if someone has a different threshold, then it's reasonable he would downvote the answers.
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comment How many strings of six lowercase letters have at least one vowel?
@barakmanos I think it's the "this question is so lazy it doesn't deserve an answer" kind of downvote. I almost agree with it. The OP has a test tommorow and only decided to study the stuff today, and wants full answers that will enlighten him...
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answered How many strings of six lowercase letters have at least one vowel?
Apr
21
comment Definition of limit convergence
$9/(10^n)$ does not converge to $1$.
Apr
21
comment Find real parametar $a,b,c$ such that function $f$ become convex function $f(x) = \begin{cases}ax^2+bx+c,& x<0\\1 ,& x \ge 0\end{cases}$
If $f$ is convex, it is also continuous. That tells you things about $c$.
Apr
21
comment What's wrong when a particle is accelerating?
@marcotrevi No, it isn't possible. You must understand that the Taylor series is only guaranteed to work locally even for analytic functions. If the function is locally $0$, then the series is $0$.
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revised What's wrong when a particle is accelerating?
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Apr
21
answered What's wrong when a particle is accelerating?