konstantint (48)in #economics • 3 years agosteemCreated with Sketch.Sophism #20: The Braess's ParadoxSophisms are closely related to paradoxes . Both assume the form of a statement that contradicts your intuition. In…konstantint (48)in #math • 3 years agosteemCreated with Sketch.Sophism #19: Rectangle vs ParallelogramConsider a rectangle ABCD and a parallelogram EFGH with the same base length and height. Let us cut the…konstantint (48)in #howto • 3 years agosteemCreated with Sketch.DIY Steemit Statistics with Python: Part 8 - Daily Hit ParadesToday we will be reproducing @arcange's Daily Hit Parades . There won't be any visualization-related code, but…konstantint resteemedarcange (73)in #steemit • 3 years agoWhat is Steemit reputation and how does it work?konstantint (48)in #math • 3 years agosteemCreated with Sketch.Sophism #18: DerivativesTaking derivatives from both sides of a valid equation we obtain Dividing both sides by x , we must…konstantint (48)in #howto • 3 years agosteemCreated with Sketch.Cryptocurrency Accounting in ExcelNo matter how many specialized accounting tools there may exist nowadays, Microsoft Excel is still one of the best…konstantint (48)in #sophism • 3 years agosteemCreated with Sketch.Sophism #17: The Paradox of LifeTime is infinite. Your life is finite. Consequently, the probability of you being alive at this particular moment is…konstantint (48)in #python • 3 years agosteemCreated with Sketch.DIY Steemit Statistics with Python: Part 7 - PayoutsThe last 6 charts in the @arcange report are dedicated to payouts. Preparation Before we start, we prepare the…konstantint (48)in #funny • 3 years agosteemCreated with Sketch.Sophism #16: The More You Know - The Less You EarnAs we know from physics , the amount of work done is proportional to power applied and the time…konstantint (48)in #python • 3 years agosteemCreated with Sketch.DIY Steemit Statistics with Python: Part 6 - Voting PowerToday we will examine the distribution of voting power among active Steemit users. Preparation Before we start, we…konstantint (48)in #math • 3 years agosteemCreated with Sketch.Sophism #15: All Triangles are IsoscelesConsider an arbitrary triangle ABC . Let G be the midpoint of AB and let D be the intersection of the…konstantint (48)in #python • 3 years agosteemCreated with Sketch.DIY Steemit Statistics with Python: Part 5 - ReputationOur next order of business: the distribution of reputation scores among active Steemit users. Before we start, we…konstantint (48)in #math • 3 years agosteemCreated with Sketch.Sophism #14: Square Root of -1For other sophisms check out my other posts .konstantint (48)in #python • 3 years agosteemCreated with Sketch.DIY Steemit Statistics with Python: Part 4 - Counting Posts by CategoryLet us reproduce the next chart in the @arcange's report - the distribution of post counts by category. Before…konstantint (48)in #math • 3 years agosteemCreated with Sketch.Sophism #13: The Missing DollarBart's Cookie Store is selling two types of cookies - vanilla and chocolate. Vanilla cookies sell at $1 per three…konstantint (48)in #math • 3 years agosteemCreated with Sketch.Sophism #12: The Earth is FlatConsider the following statement: This whole statement is true if and only if the Earth is flat Let us denote the…konstantint (48)in #python • 3 years agosteemCreated with Sketch.DIY Steemit Statistics with Python: Part 3 - Counting Posts, Comments and UpvotesIn the previous posts of this series ( 1 , 2 ) we counted users. Next stop - counting posts, comments and…konstantint (48)in #python • 3 years agosteemCreated with Sketch.DIY Steemit Statistics with Python: Part 2 - Counting Active UsersLet us continue reproducing @arcange's statistical reports in Python. Recall that in the previous post we…konstantint (48)in #math • 3 years agosteemCreated with Sketch.Sophism #11: The Liar's ParadoxThe Liar's Paradox is perhaps the shortest sophism there is. In its most common form it fits in just four words:…konstantint (48)in #python • 3 years agosteemCreated with Sketch.DIY Steemit Statistics with Python: Part 1 - Counting UsersEvery single day the user @arcange posts three statistical reports replicated in three different…