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Originally posted by straddlebug
Originally posted by Thermo Klein
Variables, by definition, aren't defined so how is it possible to solve something with six unrelated variables?
Seems this belongs in quantum philosophy rather than math...
You maybe right. This may be unsolvable, but I think it is possible.
I do have a couple of questions for people who have put some thought into this matter.
Often I have heard that the 4th dimension is time. Is this an accepted definition, and/or does the 4th dimension ALWAYS have to be defined as time? (assuming there are additional dimensions)
Another concern: Is time an absolute where there are both positive and negative values? Plus, is there infinite time, zero time, and NULL time?
I know I'm not going to lose sleep over this
With the increase in prize money, there is also a new stipulation that the solution needs to be published in a mathematics journal.