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### In which field of science that we can prove $0! =1$ and what i can say to studentof high school if he asked about it's prove ?? [duplicate]

In mathematics there are some data , we have took them by convention and mathematics is not able to show us them proves , now want just to know if the "convention" term enough mathematics ...
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### Question about secant and cosecant.

Ok so if we take a right triangle and consider an angle $\alpha$ we get the following: From here we can define the fundamental trigonometric functions sine and cosine where ...
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### Convention on the order of scalar multiplication (Multiplier vs multiplicand)

Is there a convention on the order of scalar multiplication? I know there were questions before mine, but I would like to know if such distinction is culturally dependent. This came from a news in ...
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Will the terms complex and imaginary ever be replaced? At least within beginning classes? I imagine it is more of a kind of hazing into the "mathemitician's club" to allow the terms to confuse ...
$$mc^2.$$ is called an expression. Correct me if I'm wrong. I'd like to see this expression as $$m * c^2.$$ Here, one of the expression's factors is $m$. Is there a general name for the factors of an ...
Why do all school algebra texts define simplest form for expressions with radicals to not allow a radical in the denominator. For the classic example, $1/\sqrt{3}$ needs to be "simplified" to ...