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Feb
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comment Need help with formula for generating primes
It seems to me that your issue is more with mathematics than with Mathematica.
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comment Solve differential equation solution?
In what sense is this a differential equation? And in what sense is this a Mathematica question?
Jun
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comment Search for a candidate function with specific properties?
Despite your throwing in at the end "How would one go about solving it in Mathematica?", this strikes me as a general math problem as it is currently stated. If you were to come up an algorithm and ask for help in implementing it, I could see it relevant to Mathematica.SE,
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Apr
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comment What is the technical term for certain circles?
Now that I have looked at Apollonian packings, I can see that the proposition I am considering can be extended to any stage of the packing.
Apr
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comment What is the technical term for certain circles?
Sorry and thanks for your contribution, but I like "2nd-order incircles" better.
Apr
13
comment What is the technical term for certain circles?
@LordSoth. I like "2nd-order incircles". I think I'll go with that. If you write it up, I'll accept it.
Apr
12
comment What is the technical term for certain circles?
Taking @ja72 mention of "Apollonian circles" as a Google search term, I found that my diagram is the second stage of an Apollonian packing of an equilateral triangle.
Apr
12
comment What is the technical term for certain circles?
@ja72. Thanks for the reference -- "kissing circles" may do although it's just a general synonym of "tangent circles" -- if nothing more specific comes up.
Apr
12
comment What is the technical term for certain circles?
@ChristopherA.Wong. What you suggest is probably what I will do if no one comes up with a succinct term. I was hoping there was some common term that I was ignorant of, not being a professional mathematician.
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