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Re: Constants you cannot help but remember

by Juerd (Abbot)
on Jun 09, 2004 at 19:26 UTC ( #362853=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Constants you cannot help but remember

3.1415926 (PI)

That'd be 3.1415927 :)

Let's see... (Okay, not all are constant)

  • HTTP status codes: 404 500 403 401 200 302 304
  • RFCs: 822 2822 1459
  • pi: 3.1415926357 (rounded)
  • Time: 86400 60,24,7,28/29/30/31,12,365/366 7776000
  • Phone numbers, PO Boxes, zipcodes, area codes, country prefixes
  • Bank card number
  • SSN
  • ICQ UIN: 7516019
  • The PID of my main screen session on my gateway/irc box: 25901 (screen -x 25901 :P)
  • Columns: 40 80 132
  • Lines: 24 25 60 120
  • Ratios: 4:3 5:4 16:9 3:2 1:sqrt(2)
  • Screen modes: 640x480 800x600 1024x768 1280x1024 1600x1200
  • Powers of 2: 1 2 4 8 16 32 64 128 256 512 1024 2048 4096 8192 (...) 32768 65536
  • Powers of 10 ;)
  • DPIs: 72, 150, 300, 600, 1200, 2400, PhotoRET :)
  • 15 pixels (why?)
  • 8+2 digits on casio fx82 calculators
  • Classroom numbers (Trying to forget!)
  • Serial line speeds: 300 2400 14400 28800 56000 57600 64000 128000 155200
Now my head hurts.

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