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dashworth

I'm in math hell!

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I''m doing the Tricks of the Windows Game Programming Gurus and I''m having High School Algebra flashbacks along with some up and coming Physics. I''m good with math, but it''s been a long time since I opened an Algebra, Geometry or Physics book. Should I look into some math books moving forward with my self education in game programming? Or, will I need to have just a basic knowledge on what these equations do to use them in my programs? Just checking to see if I''m going to be learning physics again? Thanks, Dave

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The physics in that book are fairly easy to understand, Andre'' does a good job of making it easy to learn. You should not have too many problems.

If you do, just read that section a couple of times, and you will probably understand.

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...and, if you have any specific problems, I''m sure the people on this board would be more than willing to help.

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I get stuck all the time. Just get yourself a big book of graph paper and draw things out as you go along. Once something clicks, I always feel silly for not have spotting ''how it works'' sooner.

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Yeah, this is a good board. I''ve gotten alot of questions answered here. I can tell I''m learning too. I''ve even got to answer a few questions .

Thanks

Dave

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