4 posts tagged with math by Benzle.
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math quest

Ask MathaFilter: If I square 100 mm I get 10,000 mm. But, convert to .1 m, and square, we have .01, a smaller amount! Why can using a conversion like this give a nonsensical answer? If I want a length times itself why does it matter the metric?
posted by Benzle on Feb 2, 2012 - 7 answers

Strong Induction

Hey all, just a real quick discrete math induction question inside for anyone willing to help, thanks. [more inside]
posted by Benzle on Mar 14, 2011 - 7 answers

Math Final

Hi everymathperson! I guess I'll just jump right in: What is the radius of a circle with a subtended theta angle of 60 degrees and an arc length of 10? [more inside]
posted by Benzle on May 18, 2009 - 12 answers


A rectangle has an area of 5.7. its length is 2.3 feet longer than its width, what are the dimensions? Thanks everyone!
posted by Benzle on Apr 13, 2009 - 9 answers

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