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    Thread: Meaning behind your username 2.0
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(October 14, 2018 at 12:58 am)vulcanlogician Wrote: I feel an affinity for the titular race. Most people view vulcans as logical and fair on the one hand, but pious, arrogant pricks on the other. Bu...
Kernel Sohcahtoa Introductions 84 3050 October 14, 2018 at 2:10 am
    Thread: Studying Mathematics Thread
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I'm most likely going to get back into elementary number theory, as I encountered basic number theory in my study of abstract algebra. Prior to beginning my abstract algebra self-study in early July, ...
Kernel Sohcahtoa Mathematics 221 13171 October 13, 2018 at 6:40 pm
    Thread: Meaning behind your username 2.0
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I chose mathematical names that would sound like the name of an Indian chief.  When I studied American history, I enjoyed learning about American Indians, especially American Indian leaders.     In g...
Kernel Sohcahtoa Introductions 84 3050 October 13, 2018 at 11:18 am
    Thread: Refugee thread!
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I want to welcome all the TTA members who have decided to give AF a whirl.  As with any group of people, AF has some members who behave in a highly arrogant, obnoxious, and argumentative manner; pleas...
Kernel Sohcahtoa Introductions 942 31327 October 11, 2018 at 10:34 pm
    Thread: Can I just say, and I'm just being honest...
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(October 10, 2018 at 1:58 am)KevinM1 Wrote: CIJS - I'm pretty sure I'm becoming anti-social IRL.  It's not that I hate other people outright (although I have increasingly less patience dealing with...
Kernel Sohcahtoa Lifestyle & Personal Matters 6326 411058 October 10, 2018 at 2:11 am
    Thread: Studying Mathematics Thread
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I have completed my coverage of ring homomorphisms: in this section, I enjoyed the theorem that stated that the intersection of all of the sub-fields of a field F is a sub-field of F that is isomorphi...
Kernel Sohcahtoa Mathematics 221 13171 October 10, 2018 at 12:07 am
    Thread: God in schools
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(October 4, 2018 at 8:49 am)Mathilda Wrote: Why does God have to go back to school?? Is it "god" that has to be put back in schools, or is it really the thought patterns of a particular group or ind...
Kernel Sohcahtoa Atheism 51 2141 October 4, 2018 at 11:18 pm
    Thread: Random Thoughts
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I have completed my coverage of subrings, ideals, and quotient rings.  This is interesting, because I anticipated at least another day of studying/working exercises. However, for some reason, after wa...
Kernel Sohcahtoa Off Topic 6230 252380 October 1, 2018 at 12:15 am
    Thread: Studying Mathematics Thread
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IMO, regardless of one's skill level, a student of mathematics will encounter concepts and ideas that are challenging: it seems that, for the time being, there will always be problems to solve and sta...
Kernel Sohcahtoa Mathematics 221 13171 September 30, 2018 at 10:11 pm
    Thread: Music You're Listening To:
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[Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=paRm86O3YC8] I remember listening to this song in the background while my teammates (the raider challenge at my military school) and I did our pushup, situp, ...
Kernel Sohcahtoa Media 3266 105219 September 29, 2018 at 11:26 pm
    Thread: To blend in, you...
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For the most part, I do tend to keep the ideas that I've talked about on these boards to myself, especially when it comes to matters of leadership in the workplace and caring about the people who work...
Kernel Sohcahtoa Off Topic 29 858 September 29, 2018 at 11:03 pm
    Thread: Studying Mathematics Thread
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(September 29, 2018 at 6:02 pm)polymath257 Wrote: (September 29, 2018 at 10:50 am)Kernel Sohcahtoa Wrote: I didn't realize that Galois theory got group theory going.  I really enjoyed group theory...
Kernel Sohcahtoa Mathematics 221 13171 September 29, 2018 at 10:01 pm
    Thread: Studying Mathematics Thread
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(September 29, 2018 at 9:16 am)polymath257 Wrote: (September 28, 2018 at 5:34 pm)Kernel Sohcahtoa Wrote: Polymath, I want to thank you for mentioning Galois Theory and for mentioning the proof abo...
Kernel Sohcahtoa Mathematics 221 13171 September 29, 2018 at 10:50 am
    Thread: Studying Mathematics Thread
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Aliza, out of curiosity, are you getting a degree in mathematics?
Kernel Sohcahtoa Mathematics 221 13171 September 28, 2018 at 8:02 pm
    Thread: Refugee thread!
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(September 28, 2018 at 3:44 pm)Aliza Wrote: (September 28, 2018 at 3:28 pm)Dancefortwo Wrote:    My husband is from South Carolina.  He was raised in Columbia SC and his family still lives there....
Kernel Sohcahtoa Introductions 942 31327 September 28, 2018 at 6:01 pm
    Thread: Studying Mathematics Thread
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(September 27, 2018 at 9:06 pm)polymath257 Wrote: (September 27, 2018 at 7:13 pm)Kernel Sohcahtoa Wrote: Thanks for your reply, Polymath.  Galois Theory sounds exciting; however, I'm eager to take...
Kernel Sohcahtoa Mathematics 221 13171 September 28, 2018 at 5:34 pm
    Thread: Random Thoughts
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I have this insatiable desire to study mathematics right now. Once I get home from work, the first thing that I'll do is pull out my abstract algebra book and analyze the remaining proofs in the curre...
Kernel Sohcahtoa Off Topic 6230 252380 September 28, 2018 at 2:17 pm
    Thread: Studying Mathematics Thread
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(September 27, 2018 at 8:07 am)polymath257 Wrote: (September 27, 2018 at 1:59 am)Kernel Sohcahtoa Wrote: I'm getting close to finishing up my abstract algebra refresher self-study.  I can't stress...
Kernel Sohcahtoa Mathematics 221 13171 September 27, 2018 at 7:13 pm
    Thread: Studying Mathematics Thread
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(September 27, 2018 at 2:01 am)The Valkyrie Wrote: (September 27, 2018 at 1:59 am)Kernel Sohcahtoa Wrote: I'm getting close to finishing up my abstract algebra refresher self-study.  I can't stres...
Kernel Sohcahtoa Mathematics 221 13171 September 27, 2018 at 2:10 am
    Thread: Studying Mathematics Thread
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I'm getting close to finishing up my abstract algebra refresher self-study.  I can't stress enough how important it is to be able to take a pen and paper to a proof of a main theorem that is presented...
Kernel Sohcahtoa Mathematics 221 13171 September 27, 2018 at 1:59 am