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23 Post author: Eliezer_Yudkowsky 22 December 2008 12:37AM

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Comment author: Z._M._Davis 22 December 2008 05:13:25AM 0 points [-]

"But if you deleted the Pythagorean Theorem from my mind entirely, would I have enough math skills left to grow it back the next time I needed it?"

It's easy if you're allowed to keep the law of cosines ...