June 21st, 2002, 11:07 AM
I still didn't get it even after blow's message (which by the way was a direct quote from http://mathworld.wolfram.com/LookandSaySequence.html ....). I had to click there a link that directed me to http://www.research.att.com/cgi-bin/...gi?Anum=005150 which gave an example I finally also understood :
Hope this helps someone else too who doesn't dare to ask....
Example: E.g. the term after 1211 is obtained by saying "one 1, one 2, two 1's", which gives 111221.
Q: Why do computer scientists confuse Christmas and Halloween?
A: Because Oct 31 = Dec 25
June 21st, 2002, 04:09 PM
lol poor 8*b@ll its okay.. you can do a better challenge =)
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June 22nd, 2002, 07:39 AM
hehe, fr0z3n, i did. check out my other challenge thread (entitled "this one's a toughy(or atleast i think so)" ).
so far i have everybody completely stumped, though it doesnt seem many people are attempting it.
There are 10 types of people in this world: those who understand binary, and those who dont.