## The Beauty of Mathematics

##### Thursday, January 15, 2009

It's truly amazing~

1 x 8 + 1 = 9

12 x 8 + 2 = 98

123 x 8 + 3 = 987

1234 x 8 + 4 = 9876

12345 x 8 + 5 = 98765

123456 x 8 + 6 = 987654

1234567 x 8 + 7 = 9876543

12345678 x 8 + 8 = 98765432

123456789 x 8 + 9 = 987654321

1 x 9 + 2 = 11

12 x 9 + 3 = 111

123 x 9 + 4 = 1111

1234 x 9 + 5 = 11111

12345 x 9 + 6 = 111111

123456 x 9 + 7 = 1111111

1234567 x 9 + 8 = 11111111

12345678 x 9 + 9 = 111111111

123456789 x 9 +10= 1111111111

9 x 9 + 7 = 88

98 x 9 + 6 = 888

987 x 9 + 5 = 8888

9876 x 9 + 4 = 88888

98765 x 9 + 3 = 888888

987654 x 9 + 2 = 8888888

9876543 x 9 + 1 = 88888888

98765432 x 9 + 0 = 888888888

Brilliant, isn't it? And look at this symmetry:

1 x 1 = 1

11 x 11 = 121

111 x 111 = 12321

1111 x 1111 = 1234321

11111 x 11111 = 123454321

111111 x 111111 = 12345654321

1111111 x 1111111 = 1234567654321

11111111 x 11111111 = 123456787654321

111111111 x 111111111 = 12345678987654321

Now, take a look at this... 101%

From a strictly mathematical viewpoint:

What equals 100%? What does it mean to give

**MORE**than 100%? Ever wonder about those people who say they are giving more than 100%? We have all been in situations where someone wants you to**GIVE OVER**100%. How about**ACHIEVING**101%? What equals 100% in life?Here's a little mathematical formula that might help answer these questions:

If

**A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z**

is represented as:

**1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26**,

then,

**H-A-R-D-W-O- R- K**

8+1+18+4+23+ 15+18+11 = 98%

and

**K-N-O-W-L-E- D-G-E**

11+14+15+23+ 12+5+4+7+ 5 = 96%

But:

**A-T-T-I-T-U- D-E**

1+20+20+9+20+ 21+4+5 = 100%

THEN, look how far the love of God will take you:

**L-O-V-E-O-F-G-O-D**

12+15+22+5+15+ 6+7+15+4 = 101%

Therefore, one can conclude with mathematical certainty that:

*While*

**Hard Work**and**Knowledge**will get you close, and Attitude will get you there, It's the**Love of God**that will put you over the top!

Thursday, January 15, 2009 8:43:00 PM

saw this from nuffnang..

cant help but say "wow! brilliant!"

Friday, January 16, 2009 8:46:00 PM

lol.. thx~