# LOG#069. CP(n), spheres, 1836. Data:  where we take the radius of the sphere equal to 1 without loss of generality.

Thus, is 6!=720 times the volume of the complex projective space . I have not found any other (simpler) way to remember that number ( it is interesting since it is really close to the proton to electron mass ratio).

We can also find that number with ratios between (hyper)-spherical volumes. There are many (indeed infinite) solutions. The ratio between the volume of a d-sphere and a d’-sphere ( and ) is equal to: We want , so we fix there: and where we have defined the dimensional dependent coefficients (note that we can write , and , or )  I can obtain some numbers very easily:        I stop here since is the last parallelizable sphere. We get as the ratio between the volumes of the following spheres:

1) times the ratio of the 10-sphere and the 0-sphere volumes, k(11).

2) times the ratio of 11-sphere and the 1-sphere (the circle) volumes, k(12).

3) times the ratio of 12-sphere and the 2-sphere  volumes, k(13).

4) times the ratio of 13-sphere and the 3-sphere volumes, k(14).

5) times the ratio of 14-sphere and the 4-sphere  volumes, k(15).

6) times the ratio of 15-sphere and the 5-sphere  volumes, k(16).

7) times the ratio of 16-sphere and the 6-sphere volumes, k(17).

8) times the ratio of 17-sphere and the 7-sphere volumes, k(18).

9) , 6! times the volume of the 5D complex projective space .

(1) (2) (3) (4) (5) (6) (7) (8) (9) (10) (11) (12) (13) (14) (15) (16) (17) (18) (19) (20) (21) (22) And finally, two more…The 4096-dimensional sphere

(23) with a fantastic fraction that can not be written in the margin or space of this page easily. The final one, surprisingly, the infinite-dimensional sphere volume is zero:

(24) The amazing vanishing sphere volume with increasing dimensions!!!!!!!!!!

PS: Made by hand and the only use of my brains and head. No common calculators but only software helped me. I am obsolete, amn’t I?

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