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BlackboardHop: The Korean Wave

Bwogger Anish Bramhandkar found this mysterious board in Lerner yesterday:

Points to anyone who can guess what this hodgepodge of math, physics, and almost biology means.

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  • guess says:

    @guess random equations that look pretty to the writer.

    – kinematics equation
    – equation of a line
    – simple integral equation from 0 to infinity
    – sine curve

    e^(pi*i) = -1 is always spectacular.

    I don’t think there’s an actual connection, to be honest. I might be wrong :/

  • it's a reference says:

    @it's a reference to KSA’s culture show this weekend.

  • Anonymous says:

    @Anonymous The Korean Wave refers to the KSA culture show Friday. Theme’s the wave.
    Heard it’s going to be interesting, the performers are a bit different than CSC’s Lunar Gala and AAA’s Culture Shock. (read: traditionally LG is the best one, but we’ll see)

    -3rd degree polynomial
    -velocity = initial velocity + acceleration * time
    – e^pi*i = 1, something in ODE
    -sin curve

    1. so says:

      @so e^(pi*i) is not ODE, it’s Euler’s formula (cos(pi)+isin(pi)=-1+i*0=-1)
      Which just gives further evidence that this is probably advertising…writing random facts that look smart on a board…makes sense to me.

      1. hey! says:

        @hey! i understood everything i wrote on that board!

      2. Anonymous says:

        @Anonymous Euler has so many formulas…

  • i never thought says:

    @i never thought i’d end up on bwog like this.

    but yes, it’s for the ksa culture show this friday.

  • PreFrosh says:

    @PreFrosh Yess!! I understood everything. =)

    1. seas kid says:

      @seas kid woopty-fucking-doo, you passed algebra 1. proud of yourself?

  • ... says:

    @... e ..o (get real)
    i .. o (shut up and go back to your compound. fucking transcendentalist)
    pi .. o (i heard that you two faced son of a bitch, why don’t you just go square youself)
    -1 .. o (i fucking hate these irrational assholes)

    1. Anonymous says:

      @Anonymous <3

  • BC '10 says:

    @BC '10 HUH?
    I was the top of my class in high school and my parents are astrophysicists but I’m confused

    1. Anonymous says:

      @Anonymous Hence “BC ’10”

      1. Anonymous says:

        @Anonymous ooooh snap!

    2. Anonymous says:

      @Anonymous I was the top of the top of your class in high school and everyone in my family is an astrophysicist, so I understand it just fine.

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