The Number Game

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  1. patcooke

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    Would you believe that 21 is the smallest number of distinct squares into which a square can be dissected?
     
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    Did not know that patcooke ... its also my age :redface:


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    and if you multiply it by 2.....then minus your age its :redface:

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    Did you know that if there are 24 people in a room then the odds are greater then evens that two of them share a birthday? It's true - honest!
     
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    Yes...it could...but the next number is 24 :teeth:
     
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    And 25 is the smallest integer which is both a square and the sum of two square integers (as in Pythagoras).
     
  7. Ciara

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    and 26 is ... er 26 :redface:
     
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    Whereas 27 is the first odd perfect cube (apart from 1 which is trivial).
     
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    May 28 is the 148th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar.:ohyea:
     
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    On August 29, 1988, Sarah Palin eloped with her high school sweetheart, Todd Palin.
     
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    And 30 is half of 60 :redface:
     
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    March 31 is the 90th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar :)
     
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    32 is ......... 30 ....... + ....... 2 :razz:
     
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    Boston's Larry Bird jersey is number 33:)
     
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    34 is my neighbors door number :fdance:
     
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    so..... your door number could be 35. :teeth:
     
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    No there way across the road :)

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    39 is the one before 40 ... :razz:
     

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