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    Community site for your Town/City

    I was just wondering what type of "town" community websites there is out there... do you guys know of any really good ones.... I've seen a couple but I'm wondering if there are any great ones out there? Do you visit your own at all.... ??? (I'm mainly looking for non-gov sites) Thanks
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    Finding Function for Set of Data?

    That looks like what I need to do BUT, I have found no tutorial that I can understand... anyone care to give an example .... that simplifies this process
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    Finding Function for Set of Data?

    Finding Function for Set of Data???? Anyone know how to find a function for a set of data (x and y table).... that make up a quadratic function (sort of like a part of a parabola) I know I can do it in the calculator with QuadReg, but I woudl really appricaite it if someone could please walk...
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    Buying servos + motors

    Where can I buy cheap/small DC motors and servos (robot building type of thing)? (Any well known "local" stores out there?) Thanks. Edit: Sorry I guess I would also need some type of "Polarity Toggle Switch".
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    Capping Internet Speed

    I would like to cap the speed of some of the computers on my network.. I use a befsr41 Linksys router.. if anyone knows how to put a cap on specific IP's let me know.
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    Cox wants me to upgrade: Cable Modem

    See the problem is that i dont understand why my cable modem worked with COX cable.. just one month ago.. I canceled cable for a month and now that I'm trying to set it all up again . with COX... I cant connect with my old cable modem. I bet I would not have had this problem if I had stayed with...
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    Cox wants me to upgrade: Cable Modem

    I have a Pcx2200 Cable modem by Toshiba.. and according to Cox.. this is just not cutting it anymore.... ???? .... I did not have service for a month.. and now that I come back they come up with this? What router do you have and does it work with cox high speed [cable] internet? BTW...
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    Serious Math help needed =-(

    oops.. sorry about the other thread.. oh well
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    Serious Math help needed =-(

    I'm trying to find the area for the Koch Snowflake.... I cant really figure it out... I found a couple of equations online (I cant really understand how most work.. or how they have been "derived".. including the mathworld one) I'm looking at the following formula (seems to work.. but I cant...
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    Prestigeous Institutions

    You are absolutely right.. and that's exactly why I'm working hard on getting into a decent school full of "smart people", it's not really for the name (Take Swarthmore for example, full of VERY "smart" people, but not well known outside of the "academic circles").
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    Prestigeous Institutions

    It's an importnat message the OP is trying to communicate; the students who come out as very sucessful individuals from these "top" institutions would probably have been sucessful regardless of which school they attended. I share this view also.. but I never thought about the other side...
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    Doesnt this board have an IRC room if so how do I get to it?

    Doesnt this board have an IRC room.. if so.. how do I get to it?
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    Color Blind Tests

    I'm trying to carry out a color blindess test for a biology project. My friend, who is color blind, will help.. but I'm wondering what kind of tets I could use (besides the Ishiraha test). I'm thinking having two pictures displayed.. and then brining down the "hue" color of a single color in...
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    Reading Glare

    =-( ..... hmmm
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    Reading Glare

    I have a problem with reading... I notice that most lighting in combination with my books/textbooks really generates an awful glare. I know I can just tilt the book.. but in the case of a larger text book this is often a problem (even if I put something underneath to tilt it). Anyone know of any...
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    Sight: Bio, Chem and Physics

    I just thought of all those crazy "visual tricks" all over the internet.. if anyone knows where I can find a lot of them.. and perhaps some explanations as to why they affect us the way they do... that would be great.
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    Sight: Bio, Chem and Physics

    What possible experiments (not college level).. can you think off where the bio aspect of sight can be "tested" on.. anything from colorblindness.. to the blind spot... someone suggested getting a cow eye .. not sure if I will be able to get a hold of one here in San Diego though. (I also...
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    Magic Tricks who's got them?

    "And then there's the ATLAS, BIBLE, THIGH, GOOSE trick (along with its variants)." Never heard of it...
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    Magic Tricks who's got them?

    Best magic tricks? I'm wondering what the bests "magic ticks" you guys know without using any "cheating devices"... just a regular deck of cards.. or any other at hand devices.. heh... and how it's done.. ? I dunno... just curious.. seems a lot of them involve math..that's cool .. I would...
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    Metaphysics a reality or a misconception?

    Please elaborate... with examples
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    Metaphysics a reality or a misconception?

    I have many questions about the metaphysical..... someone told me the "mind" is metaphysical.... as in it does not exist in the ""physical world".... I do not understand their definition of metaphysical.. I mean.. does the metaphysical not bind to physical rules? Does the mind not lie in...
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    Calculators Ti89 Functions

    I'm wondering how to set my ti 89 to .... " | x does not equal 3, and x does not equal 4 " for any partifular function..... I tried a comma and a "|" still no go...
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    Solving 0/0 = ?

    What the hell happen to my thread? I left for a while..and come back to this.. hahah I see it's three pages long so I expected a long debate of three pages and come to find a three post response to the actual topic hahaha.
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    Solving 0/0 = ?

    Sorry I cant seem to find a 'constant" answer anywhere..
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    Finding Moles of ML?

    Hm.. I cant find which antacid (tums or alka s.) provides the better ratio of moles of acid neutralized per grams of the antacid. Does anyone know if they provide any type of information .. something like it somewhere online?
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    Finding Moles of ML?

    lol.. sorry its actually alka seltzer and tums =-/.. heh.. its a very .. "domestic" lab... and the labels on these thigns are not very helpful at all. The NaOH was already in liquid form.. it was just added and measured in ml.. the antacid were two different 'products'... weighted first.
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    Testing MIT and 800 on SAT math

    Yes.. gender and reace often play a big role.. I'm wondering how it will take for to one day have so much diversity (mixture of races) that it will not really matter anymore (and gender is going the other way now for many universities).
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    Finding Moles of ML?

    Thanks.. hmm but no I do not know the mas of any of these substances other then the mass of the antacid (tablet dissolved in the HCI , this was basically the first step, it was boiled for 1-2 mins). One thing.. even if I did have the mass of one thing.. wouldnt I still need the resulting mass...
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    Finding Moles of ML?

    I'm sorry I'm really bad with chem.. mind pointing out how it would look.. or giving me a sample "problem"..? Like.. 1. how would I set up the equations.. when I'm adding two substances... , how would I take into accound measurements in ml 2. How would this information help me? 3...
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    Hearing + Vision impairment

    Never seen it.. and I'm still wondering about that keyboard..
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