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Please post any and all homework or other textbook-style problems in one of the Homework & Coursework Questions...
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I'm reading the wikipedia article on them and I can't really get an understanding of what they are. I'm writing a...
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Hopefully this isn't a foolish question but, I am up to CalcII and am anxious to apply what I've learned but have...
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i know theres a science book review subforum but i figured this wouldn't get much attention there as it's a math book....
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Im In a 1st Year University math class and its been a while since i did this stuff and cant remember if im doing this...
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In Munkres' Topology he defines a Cartesian product AxB to be all (a,b) such that a is in A and b is in B. He says...
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I was just wondering if you could write a functions domain and range with a set? Would it be something like D:...
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Since the positive reals aren't denumerable (or so do I read) and the positive rationals are, then that must mean the...
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my teacher told me to think about this and i don't seem to get it. given vectors X,Y,& Z; is there geometric...
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is there a fuzzy number theory, u know on the lines of the normal number theory??? could someone pls tell me abt any...
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I am trying to derive this identity but cant seem to get anywhere: ...
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Hello. As some of you know I'm a chemistry student, but I plan to take some math for the hell of it next summer. ...
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I have a question that says: prepare a table of values and plot the graph for the domain (-pie,pie) for the function...
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In Rudin's Principles of Mathematical Analysis, 3rd ed., I encountered the following on p. 10, and I'm not really sure...
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There are in fact many "information theories". Broadly speaking all of these actually define a notion of...
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well i am having trouble understanding why we need the axiom of choice. So could anybody post here some problems, and...
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How do I find the sup of rationals (p/q, where q is even) that is less than sqrt(10)? gcd(p,q)=1
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I have a solution for a PDE U(x,t)=y^2e^{-3x} + h(x) Where h(x) is any function such that h(0) = 1 What...
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suppose a curve is not uniformly curved and i would like to describe how "curvy" a segment of this curve is? how would...
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I'm having trouble relating the cross product form |a||b|sin(theta) to its component form (a1b2 - a2b1) ... and so...
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one of my cousins asked me what the mathematical logic/mathematical explanation are behind the definitions of scalar...
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hey, i'm a newbie in this field.....just know how to add, subtract, multiply, and divide fuzzy numbers.... but want to...
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\frac 1{3x^2-x-2}<0 I understand that in algebra inequalities, one side has to be made zero but in the equation...
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if the polynomial x^3+3x^2+9x+3 is a factor of x^4+4x^3+6Px^2+4Qx + R, what is R(P+Q)?
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if two rational numbers added together is still rational then wouldn't an infinite sume of rational numbers that...
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Well I came across this when someone asked me this question: (-2)^n = 16 I can clearly see n=4. However, he did...
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x^{5}=5y^{3}-4z y^{5}=5z^{3}-4x z^{5}=5x^{3}-4y We get five solutions (0,1,-1,2,-2) for x=y=z. But it's hard to...
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I am looking for any textbooks that closely resemble "Elements of Modern Algebra" by Gilbert & Gilbert both in its...
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