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greek math vs modern math

Greek Math Vs Modern Math

Before the modern age and the worldwide spread of knowledge, written examples of new mathematical developments have come to light only in a few ... [ReadMore..]

math in the ancient world

Math In The Ancient World

We built the world with maths! Numbers are behind the discovery and development of science. We gather together some of the big names and discoveries! Sep 24, 2018 ... We built the world with maths! Nu [ReadMore..]

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3 Ways Math Helped In Ancient Times

The significant mathematics contributions of ancient Greece spanning over 600 years of history with individual achievements of important Greek scholars is presented. History of Mathematics Contributio [ReadMore..]

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Ancient Greek Mathematics History

Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. Jun 9, 2008 ... Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of [ReadMore..]

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Ancient Math Superstar

Oct 27, 2016 ... Hardy (superstar British mathematician), but to the history of human thought. Ramanujan spent his youth sitting on cool stone floors in the ... [ReadMore..]

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Ancient Math Games

Here are a collection of games from around the world to try during the holidays or the last few weeks of term. An ancient game for two from Egypt. You'll need twelve distinctive 'stones' each to play. [ReadMore..]

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New Multiplication Method

Elementary students are taught math in ways that can make parents’ heads spin, but there are good reasons for the new methods. Mar 19, 2021 ... ... but there are good reasons for the new methods. .. [ReadMore..]

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Mathematics News

Jul 6, 2021 ... 2021 GW Math Department Virtual Celebration. May 15, 2021. Watch the Department of Mathematics' virtual celebration for our 2021 graduates. [ReadMore..]

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Math In The News

The Man Who Revolutionized Computer Science With Math ... Get highlights of the most important news delivered to your email inbox. Subscribe ... [ReadMore..]

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Latest News In Mathematics

The latest breaking news, comment and features from The Independent. The latest breaking news, comment and features from The Independent. [ReadMore..]

hardest physics equations

Hardest Physics Equations

Physics is the science of nature It is a science that aims to understand how the universe works arou May 6, 2019 ... Through physics equations, scientists try to understand natural ... A physics equat [ReadMore..]

approximations to pi

Approximations To Pi

Pi is the ratio of the circumference of a circle to its diameter. It is known to be irrational and its decimal expansion therefore does not terminate or ... [ReadMore..]

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Black Hole Universe Creation

May 29, 2013 ... The universe may have been borne inside a black hole, and the black holes in our own cosmos might be birthing new universes of their own, ... [ReadMore..]

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Beauty Of Mathematics

What has mathematics got to do with beauty? Actually, a lot. Physical attraction depends on ratio, and in particular symmetry. [ReadMore..]

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Why Math Is Beautiful

Artist Hamid Naderi Yeganeh can generate thousands of unique, intricate images per day using mathematical formulas programmed into his computer. Jan 19, 2016 ... Math Is Beautiful. Artist Hamid Naderi [ReadMore..]

who invented multiplication

Who Invented Multiplication

Jul 24, 2014 ... He told me about the work of Jacques Philippe Marie Binet (born February 2 1786 in Rennes and died Mai 12 1856 in Paris), who seemed to be ... [ReadMore..]

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Metric Geometry And Gerrymandering Group

Nonpartisan redistricting analysis • draw stuff at Nonpartisan redistricting analysis • draw stuff at ... Join the Districtr team to learn how to [ReadMore..]

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Moon Duchin Gerrymandering

Mar 31, 2021 ... by Daryl DeFord, Moon Duchin, and Justin Solomon. Published onMar 31, ... Keywords: redistricting, gerrymandering, Markov chains, sampling ... [ReadMore..]

math and art

Math And Art

Many people find no beauty and pleasure in maths - but, as Lewis Dartnell explains, our brains have evolved to take pleasure in rhythm, structure and pattern. Since these topics are fundamentally math [ReadMore..]

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Math In Artwork

To conclude, mathematics isn't always evident in art, unless you discover it. But there's plenty of symmetry, geometry, and calculation involved in creating ... [ReadMore..]

connections between math and art

Connections Between Math And Art

I've asked artists about the connections between math and art, and they see it when they use measurement, weight, and even trigonometry. Jul 12, 2019 ... Artsy student can develop confidence in math a [ReadMore..]

are there bigger infinities

Are There Bigger Infinities

A crucial concept in mathematics. Nov 14, 2013 ... Infinite sets are not all created equal, however. There are actually many different sizes or levels of infinity; some infinite sets are vastly ... [ReadMore..]

infinities bigger than other infinities

Infinities Bigger Than Other Infinities

Oct 16, 2017 ... As Hazel says to Augustus, 'Some infinities are bigger than other infinities … There are days, many of them, when I resent the size of my ... [ReadMore..]

bigger and smaller infinities

Bigger And Smaller Infinities

Read 28 answers by scientists to the question asked by Geng Ouyang on Oct 31, 2016 Why are there smaller (bigger) infinitesimals and bigger (smaller) infinities in our mathematics? So many people say [ReadMore..]

prime number pattern

Prime Number Pattern

Robert's website site represents a collection of diverse personal and professional interests and years of research. Jul 7, 2018 ... Prime Number Pattern Discovery – PUBLISHED ... Prime Number challe [ReadMore..]

paul erdos number

Paul Erdos Number

Romeo Mestrovic Homepage If you are one of the lucky mathematicians (there are 509 of them) who have written a joint paper with Paul Erdös, then your Erdös number is 1. [ReadMore..]

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Paul Erdos Accomplishments

He was one of the most prolific mathematicians and producers of mathematical conjectures of the 20th century. ... Erdős pursued and proposed problems in discrete ... [ReadMore..]

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Who Is Paul Erdos

Paul Erdös was one of those very special geniuses, the kind who comes along only ... (Epsilon was Erdös's word for a small child; in mathematics that Greek ... [ReadMore..]

paul erdos wikipedia

Paul Erdos Wikipedia

N Is a Number: A Portrait of Paul Erdős is a 1993 biographical documentary about the life of mathematician Paul Erdős, directed by George Paul Csicsery. [ReadMore..]

paul erdos contributions to math

Paul Erdos Contributions To Math

Erdős pursued and proposed problems in discrete mathematics, graph theory, number theory, mathematical analysis, approximation theory, ... [ReadMore..]

find pattern in numbers

Find Pattern In Numbers

Feb 24, 2022 ... Use [0-9] to describe a single digit 0 through 9, then a bounded quantifier {N} to specify how many: [0-9]{4}\.[0-9]{2}. [ReadMore..]

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Singer Mathematician

Michael Lopez '20 developed his mathematical maturity by traveling the world and trying new things. Jan 20, 2021 ... From singer to paratrooper to mathematician, this alum took a different route to NA [ReadMore..]



In this post I would like to collect a list of resources that are available to mathematicians displaced by conflict. Here are some general resources: The IIE Scholar Rescue FundStatement on the war… [ReadMore..]

approximations of pi

Approximations Of Pi

The mathematical odyssey, plus a guide to calculating pi for yourself Mar 14, 2016 ... In 1630, Austrian astronomer Christoph Grienberger arrived at 38 digits, which is the most accurate approximation [ReadMore..]

pure mathematicians

Pure Mathematicians

Pure mathematics is the study of mathematical concepts independently of any application outside mathematics. These concepts may originate in real-world ... [ReadMore..]

mysterious math

Mysterious Math

Web site of the National Cryptologic Museum Foundation (NCMF), a nonprofit created to support the mission of the National Cryptologic Museum. Apr 4, 2022 ... NCF #CyberChat: Mathematical Majors & Myst [ReadMore..]

how much numbers are there

How Much Numbers Are There

The Mega Millions jackpot is so massive, at least before taxes, that it would theoretically be profitable to buy enough tickets to cover every one of the 302,575,350 possible combinations of Mega Mill [ReadMore..]

infinity math

Infinity Math

For 50 years, mathematicians have believed that the total number of real numbers is unknowable. A new proof suggests otherwise. Jul 15, 2021 ... But another camp favors a different vision of infinite [ReadMore..]

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Mathematical Infinity

Georg Cantor was the genuine discoverer of the Mathematical Infinity, and whatever he claimed, suggested, or even surmised should be taken seriously -- albeit not necessary at its face value. Because [ReadMore..]

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Infinity Math Rules

Natural logarithm rules and properties ; ln of zero ; ln of one. ln(1) = 0 ; ln of infinity. lim ln(x) = ∞ ,when x→∞ ; Euler's identity, ln(-1) = iπ ... [ReadMore..]

definition of infinity in math

Definition Of Infinity In Math

Aug 12, 2016 ... From the Euclidean perspective of the (x,y) plane, all of those points with z=0 are said to be "at infinity". Now, every pair of Euclidean ... [ReadMore..]

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What Do Math

DOmath (Duke Opportunities in Mathematics) is a program for collaborative student research in all areas of mathematics. The program consists of groups of ... [ReadMore..]

quantum maths

Quantum Maths

The mathematics problem is a bit like Sudoku on steroids. Jan 20, 2022 ... A math problem developed 243 years ago can be solved only by using quantum entanglement, new research finds. [ReadMore..]

higher dimensions

Higher Dimensions

Feb 21, 2020 ... Could the universe have more dimensions than we realize? ... couldn't possibly hope to directly probe it with our high-energy experiments. [ReadMore..]

3 cubes

3 Cubes

Philip Stewart. 2016; Stainless steel. North Campus. Aspiring to surpass the limits of form through technology, Philip Stewart created 3 Cubes in a Seven ... [ReadMore..]

hardest physics equation

Hardest Physics Equation

They're guaranteed to make your head spin. Jan 28, 2022 ... In 2019, mathematicians finally solved a math puzzle that had stumped them for decades. It's called a Diophantine Equation, ... [ReadMore..]

hardest equation ever

Hardest Equation Ever

Physics aims to give elegant explanations for the phenomena observed within in our universe. These explanations are encoded in the mathematical language of equations. What are the most important and b [ReadMore..]

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Terence Tao Collatz Conjecture

Last Friday, February 14, 2020, Fields medallist Terence Tao gave a lecture at the University of Basel about the Collatz conjecture and mastered the feat of making advanced level mathematics accessibl [ReadMore..]

conway knot

Conway Knot

Conway, J. H. ``An Enumeration of Knots and Links, and Some of Their Algebraic Properties.'' In Computation Problems in Abstract Algebra (Ed. J. Leech). Oxford, ... [ReadMore..]

fermat's last theorem simple proof

Fermat's Last Theorem Simple Proof

Fermat's Last Theorem states that the Diophantine equation $X^n+Y^n=Z^n$ has no non-trivial solution for any $n$ greater than 2. In this paper we give a brief and simple proof of the theorem using onl [ReadMore..]

fermat's last theorem proof explained

Fermat's Last Theorem Proof Explained

A boast in the margin of a book is the starting point for a wonderful journey through the history of mathematics, number theory and logic Aug 2, 2013 ... To make things tougher, the significance of th [ReadMore..]

solution to fermat's last theorem

Solution To Fermat's Last Theorem

May 19, 2017 ... I have created a program in Python to look for solutions to Fermat's Last Theorem (I know this is not solvable, but I am just using it as a ... [ReadMore..]

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Quantum Computing Explained Youtube

quantum computing, swarm computing, analogic computing, chaos computing and ... scientific explanation of life would reveal new physics and chemistry. [ReadMore..]

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Peter Scholze Math

Mathematicians using the computer program Lean have verified the accuracy of a difficult theorem at the cutting edge of research mathematics. Jul 28, 2021 ... The proof in question is by Peter Scholze [ReadMore..]

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Peter Scholze Blog

Jun 5, 2021 ... [This is a guest post by Peter Scholze.] Exactly half a year ago I wrote the Liquid Tensor Experiment blog post, challenging the ... [ReadMore..]

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Quanta Magazine Math

Explore our surprisingly simple, absurdly ambitious and necessarily incomplete guide to the boundless mathematical universe. Feb 13, 2020 ... A project by Quanta Magazine. Text by Kevin Hartnett. Desi [ReadMore..]

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Quanta Magazine Mathematics

Find the latest Quanta Magazine news from WIRED. See related science and technology articles, photos, slideshows and videos. Physicists are translating commonsense principles into strict mathematical [ReadMore..]