Spiked Math: Lower case xi?by Greg Bernhardt Tags: None 

#1
Apr912, 05:50 PM

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Fun fact: My xi looks exactly the same as my right curly bracket } (and coincidentally, my left curly bracket too!). BONUS: My first experience with xi: http://img.spikedmath.com/comics/498xi2.png More... 



#3
Apr912, 06:43 PM

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I just love textbooks that use ##\xi, \eta, \zeta## for curvilinear coordinate systems




#5
Apr912, 07:16 PM

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Ah yes, "fancy epsilon" who's capital counterpart looks nothing like it.




#6
Apr912, 07:20 PM

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Now I understand where the capital form came from!! :) 


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