factorials are cool

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  1. DrivenByDemons

    DrivenByDemons Spinoff Jesus Staff Member

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    they're huge

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    DrivenByDemons Spinoff Jesus Staff Member

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    look up the answer for 16! It's amazing.
     
  4. Swedish John

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    OMG I hated factorials you dick.

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    They are huge
     
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    Swedish John I'm your huckleberry

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    Do you know how to decipher them?
     
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  9. DrivenByDemons

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    I know how to calculate them. But they are huge!
     
  10. DrivenByDemons

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    Huge right? (you still working in the video hub?? That was you, right?)
     
  11. Harry Gibbs

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    what's faggit factorial?
     
  12. DrivenByDemons

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    16 factorial would be

    16x15x14x13x12x11x10x9x8x7x6x5x4x3x2x1

    or 16!

    or 20,922,789,888,000

    That's huge right?
     
  13. Harry Gibbs

    Harry Gibbs the boss of all men

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    i know what a factorial is. they're cool. but i can't remember what use they are. i just remember how to calculate them.
     
  14. Harry Gibbs

    Harry Gibbs the boss of all men

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    i was actually asking the mathematical question, "what's faggit factorial?"
     
  15. DrivenByDemons

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    faggit! = Mario
     
  16. DrivenByDemons

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    I was studying some symmetrical crypto and they are used to express table sizes. Crypto is some crazy shit when you dig into it.
     
  17. Swedish John

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    There should definitely be a math forum at the Shed. :grad:
     
  18. Gogol Boobdello

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    Lotto or probability.
     
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    fractals >> factorials:pickme:
     
  20. DrivenByDemons

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    Trying to comprehend some of this stuff at 40 years old is not as easy as it used to be. I've been reading a lot aboot elliptic curve crypto and I'm all :c