by Mike | Dec 10, 2012 | General Development

I am here with Project Euler question #6. Mister #6, what do you have for us today? Question 6: The sum of the squares of the first ten natural numbers is, 1^(2) + 2^(2) + … + 10^(2) = 385 The square of the sum of the first ten natural numbers is, (1 + 2 + … + 10)^(2)...
by Mike | Dec 9, 2012 | General Development

Time for question number 5 brought to you by Project Euler! Question 5: 2520 is the smallest number that can be divided by each of the numbers from 1 to 10 without any remainder. What is the smallest positive number that is evenly divisible by all of the numbers from...
by Mike | Dec 1, 2012 | General Development

Hello again everyone. Time to tackle Project Euler question #4: Question #4: A palindromic number reads the same both ways. The largest palindrome made from the product of two 2-digit numbers is 9009 = 91 99. Find the largest palindrome made from the product of two...
by Mike | Nov 22, 2012 | General Development

Let’s get right to the 3rd problem on ProjectEuler.net. Question 3: The prime factors of 13195 are 5, 7, 13 and 29. What is the largest prime factor of the number 600851475143 ? That’s a good question, and one that had me scratching my head for a second or two. I will...
by Mike | Nov 22, 2012 | General Development

I am working my way through the second question on the website ProjectEuler.net. This one involves the Fibonacci Sequence: Question 2: Each new term in the Fibonacci sequence is generated by adding the previous two terms. By starting with 1 and 2, the first 10 terms...
by Mike | Nov 21, 2012 | General Development

Today I am writing about the first question on the website http://projecteuler.net. This site is dedicated to fun math puzzles which require computer programming knowledge to solve. Question 1: If we list all the natural numbers below 10 that are multiples of 3 or 5,...