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    Re: Please help me with the math
    From: Dan Allen
    Date: 2006 May 5, 23:04 -0500

    On 5 May 2006, at 10:48 PM, FrankReedCT@aol.com wrote:

    > Indeed just  last night while having a beer at my neighborhood
    > pub, a beautiful brunette with  a sparkle in her eye walked up and 
    > said, "say,
    > do you happen to know the cosine of 63 degrees?" I replied, "why 
    > yes... would
    > you like 7 or 10 significant  digits?" It's moments like those that 
    > make me
    > glad I know my  trigonometry.

    When that beautiful brunette DOES show up asking you for a trig 
    function, SNAG HER!  Such women are pretty rare...  I gave a talk at 
    the University of Utah computer science department recently.  Large 
    room full of people, with only one woman in the crowd.  I wish more 
    women would be mathematicians, scientists, and engineers!


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