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@Jason Gomez I wanted to reply this to Eric Roberts for his harsh comment towards Ram Mohith, Just chill

Siddharth Chakravarty - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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@Percy Jackson dont get mad as it is by tseries, bcuz tseries is one of the big music labels in india just like vevo is worldwide.

Siddharth Chakravarty - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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why would i get mad? I don't hate t-series as such, just support Pewds more in the YT war.

Percy Jackson - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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Should have @ him instead

Jason Gomez - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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I wanted to but not really so I didnt mention 😬

Siddharth Chakravarty - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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harsh comment? where?

Percy Jackson - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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It’s gone, you are always late, how can someone like you with no discipline become praetor, smh

Jason Gomez - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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@Jason Gomez Unlike you, I actually have a non-online life, so I can't be on brilliant all the time :)

Percy Jackson - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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@Jason Gomez My offline life is now just full of exams and studying old stuff(nothing to refresh my brain) so I come here quite often as practically I am dying inside.(Can’t even play with friends, haven’t played in real life for 12 months, I would have sliced that thought up 2 years ago and now it’s the reality)

Jason Gomez - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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@Jason Gomez i'm sorry about your situation.
but congratz: your "cheese press" solution is still number one.
btw: the springs look great. how did u create them?

num IC - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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@Num Ic This is a pretty great way to make springs :)

@num IC

Percy Jackson - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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@Percy Jackson lol, now i feel 'springrolled' ;-)
but they look very tasty.

num IC - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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@Num Ic lol nice wordplay :P

Percy Jackson - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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@Percy Jackson Nice rolls

Jason Gomez - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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@Jason Gomez lol

Percy Jackson - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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@Num Ic By hand, it’s quite surprising it’s first too, I didn’t even do all the casework

Jason Gomez - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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@Jason Gomez ahahah, lol, did u do the new dc?

Percy Jackson - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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@Percy Jackson Yeah,didn’t want to put up a solution

Jason Gomez - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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@Percy Jackson I made a new question, if you want a challenge after today’s dc, you may do it, no calculator, no program, no google, no bing, only pen and paper required

Jason Gomez - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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@Jason Gomez solved it and posted solution :)

Percy Jackson - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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@Jason Gomez wow, they look very symmetric.
you continue to impress me with your skills.

num IC - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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@Num Ic Lol that was copy and paste, I just made one by hand

Jason Gomez - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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@Jason Gomez Man, that's depressing...seeing as my life is half playing multiplayer games with friends and half studying...lol

Percy Jackson - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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@Percy Jackson All of my friends who are of my age are in twelfth (like me), so no multiplayer games here, and all my friends who are older than me are allowed to go outside, I am just stuck at being the wrong age at the wrong time.

Jason Gomez - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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@Jason Gomez lol I'm so glad I have friends who play FNite and MineCraft

Percy Jackson - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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@Jason Gomez i don't get the meaning of 'twelfth'. how does that cause u to have no multiplayer games?
i'm very bad at FNite, but tbh i spend too much time on gaming, so i'm glad to have brilliant, that causes me to use my brain in a favorable way.

num IC - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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@Num Ic I am in twelfth standard(twelfth grade in Germany) and in India this is a crucial time, cause depending how good you do in twelfth, you get a good college(overpopulation and very few seats is the major problem)

Jason Gomez - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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@Jason Gomez ty. i assumed that but twelfth graders in germany are usually about 18 years of age.
is that different in india?

num IC - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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@Num Ic I am 17 actually not 15 btw

Jason Gomez - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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@Jason Gomez ok that makes sense.
it sounds like a hard situation. are there measures against the overpopulation?

num IC - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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@Num Ic Nope

Jason Gomez - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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@Num Ic Problem is that most of the children born, are born into poverty, so since most of the population is in poverty, there are reservations in place, disproportionate reservation, and it’s only to backward castes and not to below poverty line, so getting seats in general gets all the more harder(they are also doing stuff like if you have a reservation and you get a good rank you will be taken out of reservation and someone else will take that place, as if general doesn’t get enough seats already, being a boy makes it even more harder, a girl getting a good rank gets her a better place than a boy, but seeing that most toppers are boys, the reason is justifiable)

Jason Gomez - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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@Jason Gomez More reservations, more votes, that’s the mantra of all governments in India( in no way am I saying it’s bad, I am just saying it’s highly disproportionate)

Jason Gomez - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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@Jason Gomez afaik a good way to reduce overpopulation is a higher education.
but assume it's a slow way.

num IC - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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@Jason Gomez lol do the others in this thread understand the caste system like what is general, backward, etc. If your name is really Jason Gomez then aren't you considered minority, I don't know if they have reservations rights or nothing like the general.

Siddharth Chakravarty - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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@Siddharth Chakravarty I am a Christian, there’s no reservations for minority, I can easily apply for OBC, but didn’t because I want to be in general, I feel it’s cheating to take advantage of your caste if you are well to do and don’t require it. There are many others I see who take advantage of this, personally I feel like kicking them, reservations should be shifted to below BPL in my point of view

Jason Gomez - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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@Jason Gomez Yeah this corrupted caste sytem sucks, some of the bigotreous people who call themselves Hindus do not follow the real caste system which is actually flexible, where even Lord Krishna himself said your caste depends on what work you do not on your birth, but due to British and Manusmriti it is all corrupted now ughh.

Siddharth Chakravarty - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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@Num Ic There was a point of so much reservation that to get into Indian services you needed to get more than -11, meaning you leave the answer sheet blank and you get in(it’s considered to be a very hard exam, I have not seen what they need to study, but it was easy to see that the reservations are not justifiable)

Jason Gomez - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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@Jason Gomez Do all you Indians type a lot more about your country than necessary @Siddharth Chakravarty, @Jason Gomez???

Percy Jackson - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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@Percy Jackson When there’s a lot happening in the country, there’s a lot to type about it as well

Jason Gomez - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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@Jason Gomez Yeah, like coronavirus.

Sarah Alam - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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@Jason Gomez That’s was one thing India handled with how much it ever could, it was bound to spike up, but it was considerably prolonged and we didn’t have the massive death figure as I had expected

Jason Gomez - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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@Jason Gomez Yeah, but do you need to tell us everything? I mean, I could tell you how Texas is dying of freezing, but I didn't coz it's not useful or comforting to know...

Percy Jackson - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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@Percy Jackson Well this rn is the direct obstacle in my path, due to which my twelfth is hard, related to what num asked

Jason Gomez - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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@Jason Gomez I don't care. Just type short messages. Helps get rid of notifs quicker.

Percy Jackson - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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@Jason Gomez i'm interested to hear about your country.
so thank you for telling.

num IC - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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@Percy Jackson It is better to type long discussions bcuz I have seen many of my foreign friends keep on asking question for short answers as many of the things like caste sytem are unknown to them, and that would increase the thread and notifications instead a long answer would answer most of the questions.

Siddharth Chakravarty - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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@Siddharth Chakravarty Hmm...its a way better answer than Jason, and a good answer in general, so I'll accept it.

@Jason Gomez - Why can't you answer like Siddharth?

Percy Jackson - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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@Percy Jackson Let me make this simple:

Me

Siddarth

Two different people

Two different minds

Two different environments

Jason Gomez - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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@Jason Gomez You don't get what I'm saying. Look, no offense but tbh I don't care about what's going on in your country. Just because there is a lot going on doesn't mean you type it all out like an essay and send. I don't give you essays on America, just because America exists, right? Your answer just doesn't make sense. Siddharth's answer on the other hand, perfectly understandable, he states a logical reason as to why he types more. I am not asking you to give the same answer, just something logical. Also, a little brevity never killed anyone...

Percy Jackson - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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@Percy Jackson Ok Percy I understand, no more India from me anymore

Jason Gomez - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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@Jason Gomez No, no, its fine, you don't have to stop responding to num's questions. Just try to shorten the answers, that's all :)

Percy Jackson - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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@Jason Gomez I see that you think I took it in a bad manner, I didn’t , be in peace boy

Jason Gomez - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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@Jason Gomez Pfft...no I didn't, I was just being logical. ☮ Peace :)

Percy Jackson - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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@Jason Gomez ty for this insight Jason.

num IC - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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@Num Ic I just play a lot of FNite, doesn't mean I'm good at it. I never got a victory royale on my own. Always got killed by some pro gamer. Minecraft on the other hand, I'm pro at. I've beat it 2-3 times with some constraints that most youtubers apply.

Percy Jackson - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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@Percy Jackson nice. i've only played minecraft a bit. it's nice but i was not aware that there is a goal ?

num IC - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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@Num Ic Yeah there's a dimension called the End in MC where you go to beat the final boss. Basically you've got to collect some materials like Ender pearls and blaze rods, get diamond armor and tools, and find a dungeon. Inside the dungeon is where the End portal is. After arriving in the end, you have to beat the Ender Dragon. Once it's dead, you get an ender dragon egg. Then you can leap into the portal and the credits roll.

Percy Jackson - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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@Percy Jackson ok. sounds interesting. ty

num IC - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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I have come to the point where I am thinking in either a French accent, and Indian accent or an American accent. I’m not sure if that is normal, as I speak in a British accent, but I think in another. I have to consciously force myself to think in a British accent. Anybody else having this problem or am I gradually going mad? (I have just now realised, before I post this, that I thought this all in an American accent)

Sarah Alam - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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when i talk in or listen to english for a long time then i think in english too,
so i assume there is nothing to worry about.

num IC - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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Thank goodness. I was worried that I had that disease where you speak in an accent which you have never heard before. I can’t remember the name, though.

Sarah Alam - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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@Sarah Alam you sound very concerned. did you ask a doctor?
for me it's just impressive that you can speak so many languages
but if you are concernced, maybe a professional advice can relieve you better than our private opinions.

num IC - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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@Num Ic I can speak Bengali and English, also a little bit of french but I mainly think in English. I just think in those particular accents. (Indian, french, and American). I don’t think it’s a serious disease, but i guess it is like what happened in ‘Three Men in a Boat’. The man didn’t know he had any diseases until he read about the disease and thought that he had all the symptoms. His doctor told him that “don’t talk about things you don’t understand” or something. I think I only think that I have this disease because I watched a video about it.

Sarah Alam - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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@Sarah Alam Why are you concerned over in what language or accent do you think or speak, what matters is what you think.

Siddharth Chakravarty - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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@Siddharth Chakravarty I just didn’t think it was normal.

Sarah Alam - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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@Sarah Alam yeah it happens that one assume to have a disease after reading about the symptoms.
my private opinion is that it is normal to think in other languages.
but as i said: if you are still concerned then a real doctor can relieve you.
i assume that you anyway sometimes visit a doc, so you could just ask him at your next visit.

num IC - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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@Num Ic My doctor is female.

Sarah Alam - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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I speak and think in both the same Indian accent albeit I can mimic the other ones.

Siddharth Chakravarty - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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It’s very normal, in India most people think in just one language and speak in all other languages, I normally think in the language I am speaking in (sometimes not for Hindi), but sometimes I think in English and speak in my mother tongue or vice versa, and in those situations, I start to create new words

Jason Gomez - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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What words?

Sarah Alam - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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@Sarah Alam If I am playing something and my dad asks what I am doing suddenly, instead of saying ‘valaditta irrukae’, I would say ‘valad-ing’ ( valadae means play, the itta has no specific meaning I think, irrukae means now )

Jason Gomez - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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@Jason Gomez Oh, that sometimes happens to me if I don’t know a word in Bengali. I usually just mix the root word with an English suffix.

Sarah Alam - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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to avoid spamming the daily challenge chat, you can just post your tests here.
🔵🐠 🐜🔺\large{ \text{🔵🐠 🐜🔺}} [edit: spell correction]

num IC - 1 month, 1 week ago

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I don't understand how you can think in an accent...like when you think in a French accent, do you think about cheese, bread and weird pronunciation? Do you think about conquest and the queen when in Bri'ish mode? I'd say you probably think about anything other than refrigerators in Indian mode, since Indians don't know what those are (@Siddharth Chakravarty lol). I don't know what you'd be thinking about in an American accent tho, which is ironic since I'm American...

@Sarah Alam

Percy Jackson - 2 weeks, 3 days ago

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what is a refrigerator, please enlighten me on this.

Siddharth Chakravarty - 2 weeks, 3 days ago

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@Siddharth Chakravarty A fridge. An appliance or compartment which is artificially kept cool and used to store food and drink. Modern refrigerators generally make use of the cooling effect produced when a volatile liquid is forced to evaporate in a sealed system in which it can be condensed back to liquid outside the refrigerator.

~ via google dictionary

Sarah Alam - 2 weeks, 3 days ago

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@Sarah Alam looks like u didn't get the joke, anyway it was between me and Percy.

Siddharth Chakravarty - 2 weeks, 3 days ago

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@Siddharth Chakravarty Okaaaaaaaaaaaay... so why did I give you the definition?

Sarah Alam - 2 weeks, 3 days ago

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@Sarah Alam ask urself what events from ur birth made u write this.

Siddharth Chakravarty - 2 weeks, 3 days ago

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@Siddharth Chakravarty I don’t know. I don’t have a great memory, and I usually can only remember random things, like the colours me and my mum’s friend used in a colouring book when I was like, five.

Sarah Alam - 2 weeks, 3 days ago

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@Sarah Alam From inside refrigerator joke, to Sarah's five year old coloring books in a matter of 7 comments. Great going guys, you beat the record for quickest and weirdest topic change lmao

Percy Jackson - 2 weeks, 3 days ago

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@Percy Jackson I bet I can change the topic again. Well, I don’t gamble. This is a metaphorical bet. I’m not going to give you money if I lose.

Sarah Alam - 2 weeks, 2 days ago

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@Sarah Alam You know, gambling reminds me of poker. I think that’s what it’s called. Me and my mum played poker twice. (Without money) Or thrice. Is that a word? Anyways, she called it ‘bluff’.

Sarah Alam - 2 weeks, 2 days ago

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@Sarah Alam I'd be 'bluffing' if I said I understood even half of that lmao

Percy Jackson - 2 weeks, 2 days ago

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@Percy Jackson So you understood more than half, or less than half?

Sarah Alam - 2 weeks, 2 days ago

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@Sarah Alam more

Percy Jackson - 2 weeks, 2 days ago

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@Percy Jackson Are you bluffing? I can’t tell, you typed it.

Sarah Alam - 2 weeks, 2 days ago

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@Sarah Alam Just joking. Don't bother lol

Percy Jackson - 2 weeks, 2 days ago

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@Sarah Alam Please, take all of our prize money for weirdest and quickest topic change...

Percy Jackson - 2 weeks, 2 days ago

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@Percy Jackson Thank you. I love winning. 😄

Sarah Alam - 2 weeks, 2 days ago

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@Sarah Alam lmao

Percy Jackson - 2 weeks, 2 days ago

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@Siddharth Chakravarty Yes, yes. It is between me and the guy who doesn't know about refrigerators.

Percy Jackson - 2 weeks, 3 days ago

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@Siddharth Chakravarty Ah, you are Indian I see. Well, a refrigerator is big box thing, keep stuff cold. Did you understand that you primitive life form? lol

Percy Jackson - 2 weeks, 3 days ago

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My thoughts don’t change, just my accents. Once I began speaking in a French accent to my sister by accident. She looked at me weird and went away. I mean, I think about weird things, like why bread comes sliced nowadays. When I think about American things, I don’t always think American. The french accent comes from setting most of my games to french (I’m trying to learn it, I’m terrible at learning new languages through memory. Usually, it comes from reading in that specific language, that’s how I learnt English - it’s not my first language) the American accent comes from most of the shows and movies I watch, and up the english accent comes from growing up with my British friends and teachers.

Sarah Alam - 2 weeks, 3 days ago

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@Sarah Alam Okay. I did not read any of that, but I bet its some really valid reason, so I'll just agree with you lol

Percy Jackson - 2 weeks, 3 days ago

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I'd say you think about anything but cricket in American mode.

Aditya Mittal - 2 weeks, 3 days ago

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@Aditya Mittal I barely ever think about cricket. Or any sport. I’m terrible at sports. The only sport that I am a little good at is rock climbing and chess. Rock climbing a little more than chess.

Sarah Alam - 2 weeks, 3 days ago

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@Sarah Alam Rock climbing? Is that even real?

Percy Jackson - 2 weeks, 3 days ago

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@Percy Jackson Yes... I used to scale rocks and go to mountains before coronavirus. Sometimes the walls were artificial and I had to get there first. Search it up, it’s real. There was also one where I had to climb up and extreme obstacle course, race across the bridges, ropes and bars and then go down a ninety metre zip line.

Sarah Alam - 2 weeks, 2 days ago

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@Sarah Alam Cool. I have also climbed mountains. In Minecraft...

Percy Jackson - 2 weeks, 2 days ago

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@Percy Jackson Oh. I have played Minecraft a total of three times. I was talking about real dangerous things, like jumping off physically. That was fun.

Sarah Alam - 2 weeks, 2 days ago

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@Sarah Alam Yes, jumping off a cliff is loads of fun. The thrill, chances of death...oh so fun...lol

Percy Jackson - 2 weeks, 2 days ago

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@Percy Jackson I was harnessed to a rope, and I was nine. I still find jumping off high places fun.

Sarah Alam - 2 weeks, 2 days ago

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@Sarah Alam Yea...I'mma go now...bye.

Percy Jackson - 2 weeks, 2 days ago

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@Aditya Mittal You are right primitive life form. Who needs to think about people swinging bats and hitting balls, when you can think about American people swinging bats and hitting balls.

I meant baseball if you didn't get that.

Percy Jackson - 2 weeks, 3 days ago

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@Sarah Alam @Percy Jackson @num IC @S Broekhuis

Jason Gomez - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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I prefer being Duckrolled....Cheesy Rick Astley? Really? The boy with the manly voice. Darn, if there's one thing I hate about the 80's......

S Broekhuis - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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It is kind of strange. He has such a low and deep voice, but he looks like a twelve year old.

Sarah Alam - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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@Sarah Alam Always has, even when he was with F.B.I. Must have scared the crap out of his parents when he spoke his first words.

S Broekhuis - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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@S Broekhuis He was with the FBI? I thought he was just some weird singer.

Sarah Alam - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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@Sarah Alam That's just a cover that turned out to be very successful.

S Broekhuis - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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ty for mentioning me. why does the link lead to a yt-vid?
anyway: no need to link to my empty chat.

num IC - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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Maybe in Germany, this doesn’t exist?

Jason Gomez - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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? it leads to that video: 'Rick Astley - Never Gonna Give You Up'
i don't get how this would be connected.

num IC - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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I don’t know how to explain this to you, but it’s a rickroll, umm.. somewhat like an April fools prank

Jason Gomez - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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@Jason Gomez ok. ty. this vid has 800mio views, so he is making a lot of money with it

num IC - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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If someone sort of pranks you with showing you the song like in a zoom meeting, then you’ve been Rick-Rolled and same thing if someone like, gives you a link to a ‘Never Gonna Give You Up’ video. It is basically an unexpected appearance of the video.

Sarah Alam - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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@Sarah Alam thank you. i was not aware of that.

num IC - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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@Sarah Alam I didn't know that either, never even heard of it. Must have been something Ricky boy came up with himself, the sly old marketing fox. I mean, that song is how old now? And has it ever been good?

S Broekhuis - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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@S Broekhuis It’s a good song, I guess. But Rick didn’t actually make it. It was originally a meme where people have a misleading link to ‘rickroll’ them. It’s pretty funny sometimes.

Sarah Alam - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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I haven't clicked the link yet...I'm suspicious because I never saw Num IC's chat note, even though I check his notes sometimes...

Edit 1 : found out its a yt link by hovering over it...suspiciously seems like a rickroll, seeing as I pulled one some time ago...

Edit 2 : my suspicions were true! num IC mentioned the Rick Astley vid! I am 1000 IQ big-brained bois!!! You can't prank me!!!

Edit 3 : @Jason Gomez

Percy Jackson - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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Ik and uk what happened

Jason Gomez - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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Yes, and that is that I didn't get rickrolled. Please, we were on the topic just some time ago, I'm not that stupid. Also, my friends on repl.it rickroll so much, I always use the JS preview that comes for links to be safe.

Percy Jackson - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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@Percy Jackson Okay, then I’ll get you in some other way

Jason Gomez - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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@Jason Gomez Hehehe, I'll watch out :)

Percy Jackson - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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And Num IC did have a just chat note up, and it was there for a few days, Ik u saw the note first

Jason Gomez - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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I didn't actually see his note. Just saw the lack of it. Got deleted by staff seemingly, according to num IC.

Percy Jackson - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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BM will prolly delete this...chatting's not really promoted on this site...

Percy Jackson - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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my chat note was empty. and now it is gone. maybe the staff deleted it bcs it was empty.

num IC - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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probably...and that will happen to this chat too

Percy Jackson - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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Ok then lets have a science/math discussion, what are the math/science problems you saw in real life as a kid and couldn't solve them at that time. Here's the link to L-Tetramino where me,Chris Lewis and David Vreken started this conversation.

Jason Gomez - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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april fools day is not today

num IC - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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I plan for things which are gonna come(not at all, I am a very bad planner :P)

Jason Gomez - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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@Jason Gomez :-)

num IC - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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@Num Ic Has your notification bar being acting up? It doesn’t show anything for me if I don’t have any notifications

Jason Gomez - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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@Jason Gomez yes

num IC - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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@Jason Gomez Okay so it’s mostly an issue everyone is facing, so no need of asking BM to do something about it

Jason Gomez - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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@Jason Gomez by yes i mean: if there is a new notification then it shows the number and i can view them.
what issue do you have? (it sounds like it might be related to some browser settings)

num IC - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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@Num Ic

Jason Gomez - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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@Num Ic The notification bar disappeared, and doesn’t come at all, only if I have a new notification does it show up, so no damage in that way

Jason Gomez - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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@Jason Gomez ah now i got what you mean: my notification bar is vanished now.
i assume the are doing some update.

num IC - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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@Num Ic now it seems to be ok again.

num IC - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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@Num Ic Hmm mostly, do you face the same issue?

Jason Gomez - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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@Jason Gomez hm, yes. if there is no new notification it does not show up at all.
thats a pity bcs i use it as a reminder if there is a post that i want to check again or more deeply.

num IC - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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The link isn’t working for me. Is that normal?

Sarah Alam - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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thats why i said today is not april fools day.
its no link. he just changed the text color

num IC - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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@Num Ic I was wondering why it was in latex. Can’t believe I didn’t think of that.

Sarah Alam - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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@Sarah Alam can you see that directly?
i'm on a windows laptop and for me it's just blue (slightly different than a real link).
after your comment i copied it to see the latex part.
how to see it without copying?

num IC - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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@Num Ic I think the font is just a little different for me. I’m on a phone by the way.

Sarah Alam - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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Strange, I have no problem with the link. It takes you here: https://brilliant.org/problems/l-tetramino/

S Broekhuis - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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@S Broekhuis Strange, when there was no link placed in the first place

Jason Gomez - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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@Jason Gomez maybe you where not rickrolled, but at leaat you got pranked now ;-)

num IC - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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@Num Ic @num IC ?.? I made that comment ?.? How do you get fooled by your own comment?.?

Jason Gomez - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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@Jason Gomez So where did S Broekhuis get the link from?

Sarah Alam - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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@Sarah Alam From my problem… check my profile you should realise, and the link works for real now, click it and see

Jason Gomez - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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@Jason Gomez Yeah, I got to the link.

Sarah Alam - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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@Jason Gomez yeah. nice problem. i solved it manual. i love the way David solved it general.

num IC - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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@Num Ic I had been solving that problem manually for years, lol

Jason Gomez - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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@Sarah Alam Do you know why they call me Mr. Happy? Because I'm so effing Smart

S Broekhuis - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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@Jason Gomez Yeah, very strange....

S Broekhuis - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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I used to lie in my bed watching it snow outside, wondering about how many symmetries a snowflake has. I was just a wee lad of about 4 years old back then, so naturally I didn't have a clue about 3 dimensions and how they work together.

S Broekhuis - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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Nice you tried a part of group theory from four, very impressive

Jason Gomez - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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@Jason Gomez Nonono, not group theory just the symmetries of a single snowflake. I didn't get to wonder about group theory until we had rabbits, which I think was when I was around 6.

S Broekhuis - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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Okay I put the link now, I wasn’t able to get the web address through my phone I was using yesterday, so thought I’ll just do this

Jason Gomez - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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Okay I am taking out the rickroll now, in fear I might rickroll myself (I haven’t been rickrolled(I call a rickroll, a rickroll if it’s a total surprise) yet), and have no intention in feeling the embarrassment of rickrolling myself.

Jason Gomez - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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I just used this command \color{random} in my new problem and it didn’t give an error, but always shows the colour black to me, do you guys see it in different colours?

Jason Gomez - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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This too is in supposedly random color\color{random}{\text{This too is in supposedly random color}}

Jason Gomez - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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This also\color{random}{\fcolorbox{random}{random}{\text{This also}}}

Jason Gomez - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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i'm not sure how random works in LaTex. in other languages a funktion is used to generate pseudo-random values. so if the function is started, it always starts with the same numbers in the same order.
therefore an initial value can be given to create a more random looking value. often the time is used for that.
anyway: if you can access the current time in ms then you can just use the last digits to create a somehow random value.

num IC - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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I think then I should be able to feed numbers into this, but when I checked google, nothing about this was anywhere

Jason Gomez - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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@Percy Jackson See this, do you have any idea about this

Jason Gomez - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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random is not a latex code, so usually if latex doesn't recognize a color code, it goes to default a.k.a black.

Percy Jackson - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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@Percy Jackson \color{why_does_it_not_do_the_same_with_this}{\text{I should have written that here}}

Jason Gomez - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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@Jason Gomez no symbols i guess\color{color}{\text{no symbols i guess}}

\color{./0][}{\text{no symbols i guess}}

Percy Jackson - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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@Percy Jackson see\color{hello}{\text{see}}

Jason Gomez - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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@Jason Gomez Wait what \color{random1}{\text{huh}}

Jason Gomez - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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@Jason Gomez no numbers and symbols, only letters allowed

Percy Jackson - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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@Percy Jackson Ok that makes sense

Jason Gomez - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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I found some forum's and youtube videos on the random latex topic, here are the links -

StackExchange - Random colors in Latex 1

StackExchange - Random colors in Latex 2

Everything to do with color in Latex - Video

All about font color in Latex - Video

The videos just talk about \xcolor in latex documentation, and only the forum really explains random-color codes, but none of that works on Brilliant I guess.

Also check out this zoom rickroll :)

Percy Jackson - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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I clicked the zoom rickroll first, then it showed me a video about latex. I then started looking for the rickroll in the links. I see what you did Percy.

Sarah Alam - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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@Sarah Alam Here's a first, someone really wanting to be rickrolled

Jason Gomez - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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@Jason Gomez I thought there was no rickroll and that was the prank, but lol thanks to Percy himself I didn’t get rickrolled lol

Jason Gomez - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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@Jason Gomez I'm gonna play some 1,000,000 IQ games on you now, seeing as you passed the 1000 IQ challenge...

Percy Jackson - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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@Percy Jackson Bring it on

Jason Gomez - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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@Sarah Alam hehehe

Percy Jackson - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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@Sarah Alam I didn’t want to be rickrolled, but I did want to know which one was the rickroll. I wasn’t on brilliant for half a day and now I have 90 notifications. 90, people! (89, but who’s counting?) What were you guys doing?

Sarah Alam - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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@Sarah Alam And why did you delete half of them?

Sarah Alam - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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@Sarah Alam sry.
when this happens i just read the chat and then delete all notifications from the participants. that might cause that i miss something that was regarding another topic.

num IC - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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@Num Ic Actually, I like reading comments. That’s why I’m kind of frustrated when their deleted. I’m just curious by nature. I need to know a lot of things. My ‘fatal flaw’ would probably be my curiosity.

Sarah Alam - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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@Sarah Alam i fully understand. i'm quite curious too.
but sometimes it's very time consuming to read all that was posted. (tbh i had to learn quite a lot of self-discipline to avoid checking all notifications.)

regarding deleted posts: every correction of a post creates a new notification but only the newest one leads to the post.
so you were mainly missing wrong spellings or changed wordings.

num IC - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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@Num Ic Oh, I thought that I was missing out on something that could change my life. (That was over-dramatic, but still)

Sarah Alam - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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@Sarah Alam sure u missed some life changing wise words from the demi-god ;-)
and i missed the answer if your avatar is pocahontas. ;(
and did you check Jasons challenge with the 10000 cars?

num IC - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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@Num Ic My profile picture is Reyna from Heroes of Olympus, drawn by Viria from tumble. I did see Jason’s challenge, but the wording was a little confusing for me. I didn’t really get the question.

Sarah Alam - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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@Sarah Alam oh it seems i missed a lot. i was not aware how far this series is extended.
if you are interested in calculating probabilities, i can explain the car task in other words.

num IC - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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@Num Ic That would be so nice of you. I’d like it if you do that. I was never that good at understanding probability, something I share with my mother.

Sarah Alam - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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@Sarah Alam Bellona sucks at probability? lol

Percy Jackson - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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@Percy Jackson I don’t get it. Bellona is the Roman goddess of war, not probability.

Sarah Alam - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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@Sarah Alam but...she has to be smart right? War has strategy, and strategy involves considering multiple possibilities aka probabilities. Ares shouldn't know probability. I'd be surprised if he even knew what a number is...

Percy Jackson - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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@Percy Jackson I think you’ve mixed her up with Athena.

Sarah Alam - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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@Percy Jackson No he hasnt

Jason Gomez - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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@Percy Jackson

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Jason Gomez - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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@Jason Gomez bruh seriously? okay...

Percy Jackson - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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@Percy Jackson

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Jason Gomez - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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@Jason Gomez fine dude...i posted a new comment...also, I don't think its bandwidth...

Percy Jackson - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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@Sarah Alam i like to explain it. i just wanted to avoid explaining it without beeing asked for.

in other words: if you pick a random number between 0 and 9999
and then i pick a random number between 0 and 9999
and i repeat that 10000 times.
what is the probability that your number matches at least one of my numbers?
(i can guide you step by step through the solution if that was your intention.)

num IC - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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@Num Ic So this is going by that you may pick the same number twice?

Sarah Alam - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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@Num Ic If so, I’d presume it’s about 63% If not, 100%

Sarah Alam - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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@Sarah Alam wow great. you are right: if i could only pick different numbers then it would be 100%. (but that would be too easy ;-)
can you explain how you calculated the 63%

num IC - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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@Num Ic I didn’t actually calculate it. I asked my dad and he gave me the answer. Vaguely. He also mentioned that the question didn’t make much sense and so I sort of cheated. I don’t actually know how it was solved.

Sarah Alam - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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@Sarah Alam You are too on point to have just guessed that, are you sure you are (palindrome) bad at probability

Jason Gomez - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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@Sarah Alam yeah like Jason says: you got that 63% quite fast. this kinda contradicts that you are "not good at understanding probability" ;-)
that's why i asked how u calculated that 63%

num IC - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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@Sarah Alam sry, we're having a prank contest, me and Jason. We're gonna stop now, at least I am, dunno bout Jason.

Percy Jackson - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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@Percy Jackson A Brilliant prank competition? How many pranks can you do online? I’m sure there aren’t that many. And is it really a prank contest if only one (or none) of you participate?

Sarah Alam - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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@Percy Jackson If we keep it everyday then it will get boring and all of you guys will be getting 259 notifs, so it will start up once in a while

Jason Gomez - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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@Jason Gomez Yeah :)

Percy Jackson - 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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Yeah you are not allowed to use packages in brilliant, if we could, I can't imagine what you would do with it

Jason Gomez - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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@Jason Gomez Yeah and also, you got rickrolled. Not even Einstein can figure out that one.

Percy Jackson - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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@Percy Jackson I just realised that the fourth video was a rickroll, I didn’t see it till now, I saw only the first,second and the zoom rickroll, so that’s what Sarah was talking about, I thought she meant that there was no rickroll, and btw you used the original one it ends in XcQ

Jason Gomez - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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@Jason Gomez Yup it’s the original, lol Percy you couldn’t beat me( maybe if you put it two days later, I might have clicked it by then, I had checked the first two for rickrolls but would have forgotten today\tomorrow)

Jason Gomez - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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@Jason Gomez Well...fine, watch out for bigger-brain tricks then...

Percy Jackson - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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@Percy Jackson I got one up my sleeve now, but I love surprises more so you will have to wait

Jason Gomez - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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@Jason Gomez k fine

Percy Jackson - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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@Percy Jackson Better than Einstein lol

Jason Gomez - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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@Jason Gomez obviously everyone alive is better than Einstein, the guy's frickin dead

Percy Jackson - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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he got me first, but i deleted my reply to avoid spoiling it.

num IC - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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@Num Ic Lol he spoiled it himself

Jason Gomez - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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@Jason Gomez We're still on 0-0, neither has a point...I'm gonna get you...

Percy Jackson - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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Notifs been acting up lately. Seems like new update. Also, they removed the View Mobile Site/View Full Site buttons. I kinda liked the previous look better.

Percy Jackson - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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So that’s how you used to message to those “no bandwidth replies”, I always changed devices lol

Jason Gomez - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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yeah lol now i can't reply to nico's invisible messages :P

I can still copy paste the thing and paste it somewhere to read, but I'm too lazy to do that...

Percy Jackson - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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I have unsubscribed...all of you collectively are giving me too many notifications.

Percy Jackson - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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No worries will @ you when required

Jason Gomez - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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k

Percy Jackson - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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Could you guys try out my new problem, it shows that six people attempted and failed, and it is supposed to be an easy-ish problem, is there any problem with the problem statement or have I got the answer wrong?

Jason Gomez - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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should the answer be given in % or just a probability?
my first guess was 0.368 but i forgot something.
now i got it.
and i did it the same way as you showed in your solution (without the extend to infinity).

num IC - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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Just a probability, percentage is used only when asked I thought, I’ll make that more clear

Jason Gomez - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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does indian number plates use leading zeroes?
maybe ppl assume a trap and exclude the numbers from 0 to 999.

num IC - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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Sometimes they don’t but normally it’s kept, that’s the reason I put 0000 to 9999 so that all numbers below five digits are included

Jason Gomez - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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@Jason Gomez ;-) you asked why ppl might have failed. i just made some proposals.
but overal in my opinion your wording was good, so the failures might just be misscalculations.
maybe Sarah has an idea to improve the wording, but as i said: in my opinion your wording is good. and i like that challenge very much.

num IC - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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strange. it seems my comment to your (Jason) 'Bouncing up' solution was deleted by the staff.
i have no idea why.

num IC - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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Even the other two, the staff really don't like people appreciating me sad (it's more likely that it's so that only important discussions may be seen by everybody and not appreciation)

Jason Gomez - 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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yeah i thought so too, but it seems like something has changed bcs in former solutions a lot was just congratz.
btw: i got 52 notifications. i might not be able to catch that all up, so i might miss some of that precious communication.

num IC - 1 month, 3 weeks ago