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Salam, Ya Ali (as) Madad, Lanat upon the enemies of the Ahlulbayt (as)

Aliun Wali Allah Wajib

BAR MUQASSIRREEN LANAT

what is your favourite number and why?

I have a few, but my #1 (lol) is:

1000000000000066600000000000001

also known as "Belphegors Prime"

man this is the most metal number ever lol. lets look at it:

- the name "Belphegor" is named after a demon from hell (whaaaaat???)
- it is 1, followed by 13 0s (13! that's 13 more people than the number of people who think you are cool!)
- these are followed by 666 (the number of the beast!)
- followed by ANOTHER 13 0s! think of the children!
- followed by 1
- its a palindrome!
- ITS A PRIME NUMBER!

salwat bar muhammad wa aale muhammad! 

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a really beautiful theorem in maths is called Eulers Identity:

so you have a few infinite numbers like pi, e and i. if you combine them in a certain way by multiplication, these infinite numbers will create a product of -1

personally, i think thats amazing. to take a bunch of infinite, non repeating numbers, and using nothing more than multiplying them together, you make -1. the identity uses many of the basic foundations of maths - multiplication, raised powers, algebra etc. so it could be said to be a condensed version of everything we know about maths. I love it! 

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:salam: 

I like 3,7, 1, and 5555. They look and feel pretty. 5555 makes you feel good when you say it in arabic. Whenever I have to repeat myself or say that I've done something already, I tell my parents: "I have done this khemistalaf-khemismieh-u-khemsa-u-khemseen mara!"  So now whenever I ask my dad to do something for me and then check if he's done it he says the exact same thing "I've done it 5555 times already!" :sunglasses: He's a cool dad. 

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26 minutes ago, Fakeha said:

Infinity... It doesn't exist but exist !!

what I love about infinity is that there is not one infinity...but infinite infinities. and some are "bigger" than others. 

for example there are infinite values between 1.1 and 1.2, or 1.11 and 1.12, or 1.0000000000001 and 1.0000000000002 and so on. there are negative infinities. its mindblowing

infinity is less interesting than some REALLY big numbers.. 

for example, my third favourite number is called "grahams number". this number is so big, that if you were to write it out by writing a single digit of it on every atom in the universe, you would run out of atoms, before you ran out of digits! but its not infinite at all! its just really big! 

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1 hour ago, DigitalUmmah said:

what I love about infinity is that there is not one infinity...but infinite infinities. and some are "bigger" than others. 

for example there are infinite values between 1.1 and 1.2, or 1.11 and 1.12, or 1.0000000000001 and 1.0000000000002 and so on. there are negative infinities. its mindblowing

infinity is less interesting than some REALLY big numbers.. 

for example, my third favourite number is called "grahams number". this number is so big, that if you were to write it out by writing a single digit of it on every atom in the universe, you would run out of atoms, before you ran out of digits! but its not infinite at all! its just really big! 

It is still less than infinity :grin:

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On 7/4/2017 at 11:46 AM, Fakeha said:

It is still less than infinity :grin:

yep! in fact, you could fit an infinite number of grahams numbers inside an infinity

man i love maths. i get ridiculously excited whenever my inner nerd gets triggered. 

this is a cool video from the guys at numberphile, its one of my favourite youtube channels. they do nothing but awesome videos about maths

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On 7/4/2017 at 11:56 AM, DigitalUmmah said:

yep! in fact, you could fit an infinite number of grahams numbers inside an infinity

man i love maths. i get ridiculously excited whenever my inner nerd gets triggered. 

this is a cool video from the guys at numberphile, its one of my favourite youtube channels. they do nothing but awesome videos about maths

Wait what?? He is just using random numbers?? Amazing!! Wish we could use it...

He just use perfect square method in the middle...

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10 hours ago, Fakeha said:

Wait what?? He is just using random numbers?? Amazing!! Wish we could use it...

He just use perfect square method in the middle...

Hmm? What is a "random number"? And what makes it "random"?

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On 7/4/2017 at 11:35 PM, hasanhh said:

My favorite number was 21. @LeftCoastMom will probably say the same.

Yeah, our ages are showing.

why 21? whats the significance? I would assume you american heathens' favourite number would be 1776

On 7/5/2017 at 1:05 AM, shia2000 said:

19 have just been good numbers for me

that's interesting, why the number 19? 

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5 hours ago, hasanhh said:

Hmm? What is a "random number"? And what makes it "random"?

In the beginning he put whole numbers =0 by operate with random numbers...

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On 7/5/2017 at 0:26 PM, yusur317 said:

You: grahams number

My brain: 

250px-Graham-Cracker-Stack.jpg

Your "brain" ?

The grain paste or the perforations(holes)? :D:D  <---double grin

(l just couldn't resist asking this.)

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On 7/5/2017 at 4:33 AM, DigitalUmmah said:

why 21? whats the significance? I would assume you american heathens' favourite number would be 1776

^ Legal Age in the old days.

that's interesting, why the number 19? 

^ So the kafireen have something to speculate over.

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On July 4, 2017 at 8:35 PM, hasanhh said:

My favorite number was 21. @LeftCoastMom will probably say the same.

Yeah, our ages are showing.

21 was wonderful, but I like the number 8.

Don't know why. Always did. I think I liked making it when I was a kid. Looked like as snowman.

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On 7/5/2017 at 4:33 AM, DigitalUmmah said:

why 21? whats the significance? I would assume you american heathens' favourite number would be 1776

that's interesting, why the number 19? 

Hm not sure.... I have an affinity for prime numbers in general like 17 and 313 lol

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