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He went into the room where Ramanujan was lying. Hardy, always inept about introducing a conversation, said, probably without a greeting, and certainly as his first remark: 'I thought the number of my taxicab was 1729. It seemed to me a rather dull number.' To which Ramanujan replied: 'No, Hardy! No, Hardy! It is a very interesting number. It is the smallest number expressible as the sum of two cubes in two different ways.'.
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Name | WPM | Accuracy |
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eventlogging | 170.00 | 100% |

feuv | 117.88 | 96.6% |

strikeemblem | 98.92 | 93.5% |

algo | 93.24 | 97.1% |

geryjs | 88.12 | 95.1% |

thebombuknow | 83.51 | 94.5% |

eatfoodnow | 80.97 | 97.9% |

user38817 | 77.24 | 97.9% |

user80864 | 74.95 | 94.5% |

vickster424 | 74.63 | 97.2% |

Name | WPM | Accuracy |
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user80864 | 74.95 | 94.5% |

samchiggins | 42.21 | 98.8% |

strikeemblem | 98.92 | 93.5% |

user624151 | 52.43 | 92.8% |

algo | 93.24 | 97.1% |

feuv | 117.88 | 96.6% |

geryjs | 88.12 | 95.1% |

astrid17 | 59.33 | 93.4% |