King of Chads
- Jun 30, 2015
Yes, I had no idea he is gifted in this regard either. Every time I meet him or hear about him I can't stop WTFing. He supposedly has a 170+ IQ (SD15), but I have never asked him personally.Kundralavires said:Your link didn't say anything about the guy being a human calculator, just a mine of info on geography and languages.JustTheWayYouAre said:Thanks, repped. Still no idea how the guy calculated it in the head. He might have simplified it using some geometric manipulation or just used the rigid formulas to find the solution. I guess it's his sky-high IQ.
As a non-math guy, I solved it using the ratio between the provided and calculated areas, yet I am still not satisfied, it's not elegant solution at all.
And yes, it's not an elegant solution or even method, really, not worth bothering us with.
What's your solution?