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Looking for a way to make $1 million? All you need to do is solve Beal's Conjecture, a math equation that has been boggling the minds of the world’s greatest mathematicians for over 20 years.
Some of us were born naturally inclined to understand numbers and their relationships to one another. The rest of us, sadly, depend on the work of these mathematically savvy individuals just to function in everyday life.
In his 1989 book "The Emperor's New Mind", Roger Penrose commented on the limitations on human knowledge with a striking example: He conjectured that we would most likely never know whether a string of 10 consecutive 7s appears in the digital expansion of the number pi.
BOCA RATON, Fla., March 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- You Can Count on Monsters, a creatively educational children's book that illustrates prime and composite numbers through colorful monsters-themed geometrical designs, has earned international acclaim and stellar sales since its January debut on NPR's Weekend Edition.
For centuries, some of the greatest names in math have tried to make sense of partition numbers, the basis for adding and counting.
Math scholar shares relevant information about prime numbers in new Xlibris release Gaborone, Botswana, Africa (Vocus/PRWEB) December 03, 2010 From author Zwide Mbulawa comes an expository work of mathematical research on prime numbers based on pattern methodology and classification techniques.
NEW YORK, March 12 /PRNewswire/ -- A profound and thought-provoking book unveils a relevant concept concerning human knowledge.
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