Cooking

To cook n potatoes on the cooktop installed in our new kitchen:

  1. Cook one potato.
  2. Assume that if you can cook k potatoes, you can cook k + 1 potatoes.

Your potatoes are now cooked.

4 thoughts on “Cooking

  1. Aha, the Riemann Sum approach to potato cooking. Unfortunately that means that the maximum amount of potato you can cook will be asymptotic in nature.

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