Several professors were asked to solve the following problem:

"Prove that all odd integers are prime."

Mathematician: 3 is a prime, 5 is a prime, 7 is a prime, 9 is not a

prime -- counter-example -- claim is false.

Physicist: 3 is a prime, 5 is a prime, 7 is a prime, 9 is an

experimental error, 11 is a prime ...

Engineer: 3 is a prime, 5 is a prime, 7 is a prime, 9 is a prime, 11

is a prime ...

Computer: 3's a prime, 5's a prime, 7's a prime ...

segmentation fault

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