Xkcd curve dating

So I'm just removing the http prefix and you'll have to copy/paste to view any of the graphs.---This seems to disagree with the gist of the comic, but I think the answer to the final part (largest dating pool) is 23 years old.

xkcd curve dating-21

I find it odd that the test's adaptation removes the first two words from "standard creepiness rule: don't date under (age/2 7)".

Is it objectionable to refer to dating with large gaps of age as creepy?

(The genetics of sex ratio are a very interesting story, which I will cover at some point).

However, men are stupid, risk-taking fools whose bodies tend to degenerate faster, thus women tend to live, on average, six years longer than men.

Not only is he a polymath, but he's completely insane. I'd go so far as to say he's interested in a lot of stuff, but his actual level of knowledge is pretty much "dude with a Bachelor's Degree and access to wikipedia".

Nothing wrong with that, but let's not get too excited. I thought the son did the exploit and the mom was covering for him.

Because this is linear, the range will always be increasing with age. The author of this problem gives: That looks like this:

Despite the range growing with age, we know that the proportion of singles is decreasing with age. i=Plot[E^(-0.05 x), ]I believe the largest dating pool would correspond with the greatest area yielded by taking the definite integral of this function from .5t 7 (the lower age limit) to 2t 14 (the upper age limit).

Edit: Just noticed that the Wolfram links break because of their syntax.

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