# How many?

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### #16 AmuletOfNight

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## Re: How many?

Posted 04 June 2010 - 02:43 PM

tlhIn, on 04 June 2010 - 03:41 PM, said:

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then do the math
9^9 + 26^2 + 9^2

810?

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## Re: How many?

Posted 04 June 2010 - 02:47 PM

AmuletOfNight reread my last post as I editted it we don't to see your algorithm, just the definition of the symbols.

### #18 AmuletOfNight

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## Re: How many?

Posted 04 June 2010 - 02:49 PM

OK, so there is 9 numbers in the beginning so it's 9^9, and as for the alphabet, how would you calculate this?

### #19 tlhIn`toq

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## Re: How many?

Posted 04 June 2010 - 02:50 PM

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810? That's lame... Let me just post the algorithm...

The algorythm won't change the principals of 7th grade math.
If you use 0-9 and consider upper and lower the same then you have

10^9 = 1000000000
26^2 = 676
10^2 = 100
add it all together and you get: 1000000776
Not 810

If you can't do 7th grade math, then you should get someone else to work on this part of the project for you.

### #20 raziel_

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## Re: How many?

Posted 04 June 2010 - 02:52 PM

ok how many letters are out there ? 26 assuming (again) only capital letters. and you have 2 so it is 26^2 the algorithm is correct:
9^9 + 26^2 + 9^2 = ??? and it is not 810.

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### #21 ZRonZ

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## Re: How many?

Posted 04 June 2010 - 02:53 PM

tlhIn, on 04 June 2010 - 02:41 PM, said:

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then do the math
9^9 + 26^2 + 9^2

If you are only using 1 - 9, it should be: 9^9 * 26^2 * 9^2 or to simplify it: 9^11 * 26^2 which is 21,213,596,295,684 according to my slide rule.

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### #22 AmuletOfNight

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## Re: How many?

Posted 04 June 2010 - 02:53 PM

tlhIn, on 04 June 2010 - 03:50 PM, said:

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810? That's lame... Let me just post the algorithm...

The algorythm won't change the principals of 7th grade math.
If you use 0-9 and consider upper and lower the same then you have

10^9 = 1000000000
26^2 = 676
10^2 = 100
add it all together and you get: 1000000776
Not 810

If you can't do 7th grade math, then you should get someone else to work on this part of the project for you.

Excuse ME. I'll take that as an insult.

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## Re: How many?

Posted 04 June 2010 - 02:55 PM

Did you both fail statistics 101?
As its not addition but multiply.

### #24 raziel_

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## Re: How many?

Posted 04 June 2010 - 02:56 PM

oh excuse me

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### #25 AmuletOfNight

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## Re: How many?

Posted 04 June 2010 - 02:57 PM

This is turning into a war...

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## Re: How many?

Posted 04 June 2010 - 03:00 PM

AmuletOfNight, on 04 June 2010 - 09:57 PM, said:

This is turning into a war...

of Attrition?

### #27 AmuletOfNight

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## Re: How many?

Posted 04 June 2010 - 03:01 PM

AdamSpeight2008, on 04 June 2010 - 04:00 PM, said:

AmuletOfNight, on 04 June 2010 - 09:57 PM, said:

This is turning into a war...

of Attrition?

No, of mathematics

### #28 raziel_

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## Re: How many?

Posted 04 June 2010 - 03:03 PM

we all try to help you. don`t know why you get this idea

### #29 tlhIn`toq

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## Re: How many?

Posted 04 June 2010 - 03:04 PM

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If you are only using 1 - 9, it should be: 9^9 * 26^2 * 9^2 or to simplify it: 9^11 * 26^2 which is 21,213,596,295,684 according to my slide rule.

Times, not plus...
10^9 * (not plus) 26^2 * (not plus) 10^2

Absolutely right. My mistake. My head just wasn't in it: Too busy working a different project at the same time.

### #30 AmuletOfNight

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## Re: How many?

Posted 04 June 2010 - 03:08 PM

So 67600000000000?

PS: Sorry if I'm a bit jumpy, I don't feel good

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