LUMP SUM OR THE ANNUITY: Here's Which One To Choose If You Win The Lottery
Based on those constants, let's dive into the numbers ... sum or the annuity over 30 years at rates of return between 0% and 10%. This chart shows what happens when you invest your winnings. For the lump sum (green lines) you invest all of the winnings ...
The Formula Behind The Facebook “Like” Number
This led us to ask the question — Just what does count towards the Facebook Like data? According to the official Facebook Developers page, four different variables make up the Like number: The number shown is the sum of: The number of likes of this URL ...
Does 0.999… = 1? And Are Divergent Series the Invention of the Devil?
Or worse: Maybe you bought my argument based on multiplication by 10. But how about this one? What is Is that what you want to believe? That adding bigger and bigger numbers ... at all. The series 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + … has a similar status; it’s divergent ...
What is a Prime Number?
In "Elements," Euclid solves the problem of how to create a perfect number, which is a positive integer equal to the sum of its positive divisors, using Mersenne primes. A Mersenne prime is a prime number that can be calculated with the equation 2 n-1.
Consecutive homerless games in Cincy a rarity
A larger deviation between the historic trend and what's happened so far this season can be found in the number of ... representing 1.7 percent of all games. This season alone, however, there have been five out of 50, representing 10 percent of all games.