March 6, 2006

Truer words...

Today, i got back a field theory homework. But instead of any specific criticism of what I did wrong on Problem #4, i got this vague profundity, certainly the most discouraging thing I have ever been told by a problem set:


Too small? Here's a close up,


Rarely has a returned homework seen into the very depths of my tormented soul.

2 comments:

Joel said...

Ryan, i can't tell what the actual solution should be but was this a case of you using tricks to avoid excessive algebra or where you just wrong?

(Ryan) said...

I don't know either, but I do remember that it was a sincere effort on my part. I suppose the point of this is that I'll never know...