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Translation of the statements of theorems presented in a German paper of Gaschütz

I would appreciate some help in translating the statements of the theorems contained in the following paper of Gaschütz on the Frattini subgroup: "Über die $\Phi$-Untergruppe endlicher Gruppen". In ...
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A Question Regarding the Origin of the Axiom of Symmetry

It is my understanding that Chris Freiling's "Axiom of Symmetry" is based on a counterexample to CH given by Sierpinski in his book "Hypothese de continu". Since I neither read nor speak French, I ...
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Translation from french to english

I'm reading a proof in Eymard's paper about the Fourier Algebra in which he refer to a proposition and a theorem in Roger Godement paper Les Fonctions De Type Positif et la Theorie Des Groupes, which ...
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Translation of a German paper

I'd like to have a translation (in English) of a paper of Klaus Doerk published in Journal of Algebra: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0021869384711999 It is 4,5 pages long with ...
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Beginner exercise on the Implicit function theorem

My first exercise on the Implicit function theorem: Show that the non-linear equation $x^4 + e^y + sin(z) + z^5 = 1$ has a "local resolution function" $(x,y) \rightarrow z(x,y)$ (is this the right ...
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Translation of an old proof

I have an old paper, Frobenius, G. (1902). Uber primitive Gruppen des Grades n und der Klasse n - 1. S. B. Akad. Berlin 1902, 455-459. in the Germany language. Is their a way to access a translation ...
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What is meant by“…on se ramène par régularisation…”?

I am currently attempting to translate the paper 'Sur l'équation de convolution $\mu = \mu \ast \sigma$' by Choquet and Deny. In the paper, a locally compact abelian group $G$ and a positive measure ...
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What does “géométrie de situation” mean?

What does the mathematical French phrase géométrie de situation mean?
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“projective maassbestimmung” in Automorphic Functions by Fricke + Klein

I was reading a copy of Fricke and Klein's Theory of Automorphic Forms, and I came across the phrase projective maassbestimmung in the first chapter. Google translate returns: maßbestimmung as ...
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What does it mean to demonstrate “por doble inclusión” in Spanish?

What does it mean to demonstrate "por doble inclusión" in Spanish? "By double-counting?" And what is that? thanks For context, see, e.g., this.
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Translate a German paper by Hilbert [closed]

Please translate Hilbert's paper Ein Beitrag zur Theorie des Legendre'schen Polynoms. I cannot find an existing translation for it. Thanks:)
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I need help translating a math question from german to english. [closed]

I have a linear algebra question I need to translate from German to English. Here is the question. All your help is much appreciated: Here is the google translated piece: Problem 2 (20 points) We ...
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Trying to translate the paper “COHOMOLOGIE ET GROUPE DE STEINBERG RELATIFS” by J P Loday J Alg (54) 178, 1978

I am trying to translate the paper "COHOMOLOGIE ET GROUPE DE STEINBERG RELATIFS" by J P Loday J Alg (54) 178, 1978 using google traslator. In section 1, he writes Un morphisme d’extensions relatives ...
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How do you refer to this Term in English?

How do you refer to this theorem in English exactly? $$a\mathbb Z+ b\mathbb Z =d\mathbb Z \text{, where }d = \gcd(a,b) \text{ and a, b}\in \mathbb Z$$ I imagine it should be something like: "The set ...
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What is the German word for “pre-measure”?

I'd like to know how to translate “pre-measure” to German. Unfortunately, the wiki article on pre-measure doesn't have a German version.
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German and French word for Basic sequence

Wikipedia says that a sequence $(x_n)$ is a basic sequence iff it is a Schauder basis of its closed linear span. I was wondering whether there is a French or German word for 'basic sequence'? How ...
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C. Neumann passage in Latin from *Annali di Matematica Pura ed Applicata*

Neumann, Carl. “Theoria nova phaenomenis electricis applicanda.” Annali di Matematica Pura ed Applicata 2, no. 1 (August 1868): 120–128. doi:10.1007/BF02419606. p. 121: Nova introducitur ...
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English: “$y$ is at least $2$ units from $\pi$” to symbolic inequality.

The title says it all. I was hoping the community could check me on my understanding of translating the following sentence to an inequality: ...
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Correct Terminology in the Context of Rings

Suppose I have a ring $(A, ◦, •)$ where $A$ is a set of elements $\{α, β, γ,\ldots\}$. Can $◦$ and $•$ with which the ring is equipped be properly termed, in English, its "internal laws of ...
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German exercises for Abitur. Translate into english

Please help me to translate into English the last three questions(f,g,h) from this photo. Can you give me some ideea to solve this problems? Can you recommend me some math, physics dictionary? ...
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German for “contiguous simplicial maps”

Is there an established German word for “contiguous” in the sense of contiguous simplicial maps? Background Definition. Two simplicial maps $f$ and $g$ from $\mathcal K$ to $\mathcal L$ are called ...
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German exercise - about “normale im wedepunkt”

Please, can you help me to translate into english and solve this exercise: Der Term von $f$ wird variiert: $f_{a}(x)=ax(x-3)^{2}$. Bestimme $a$ so, dass die normale im Wendepunkt durch den Punkt ...
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Translation help (French): “Monoïde cycliste”

I am reading this paper, and in section 4, they define the "monoïde cycliste" to be the quotient of the free monoid on two generators, $\{\alpha,\beta\}^*$, by the relations $\alpha\alpha\beta \sim ...
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Graph. Area- Inhalt. Translation

Let $f$ be a function. $$f_a(x)=(x-a)e^{a+2-x}.$$ I have something in German which I'm not very sure if I have understand very well. "Bestimmen Sie durch partiell Integration eine Gleichung einer ...
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Translate some papers from German to English

I need your help to translate some exercises from German to English. I will attach like images. Thanks :) Für jede positive reelle Zahl a seien zwei Funktionen $f_a$ und $g_a$ durch die ...
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Translate a sentence (regarding rings and maximal ideals) from french

Probably this is not a suitable question for this forum but I am stuck reading a paper in French and I cannot understand how "relever" is used in the following part of a theorem: We have that ...
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$2(1+abc)+\sqrt2(1+a^2)(1+b^2)(1+c^2)\ge(1+a)(1+b)(1+c)$ for real numbers $a,b,c$

$a,b,c$ reel sayılar için ; $$2(1+abc)+\sqrt2(1+a^2)(1+b^2)(1+c^2)\ge(1+a)(1+b)(1+c)$$ Olduğunu gösteriniz. Translation:1 For real numbers $a,b,c$, show that: ...
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Funções/Sequências (Functions/Sequence)

Em Português: Seja $n$ um natural fixado. Dizemos que uma sequência $(x_1 , ..., x_n)$ tal que $x_j \in \{ 0,1\}$ para $1 \leq j \leq n$ é aperiódica se não existir divisor $0 < d < n$ tal que ...
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Necessary and sufficient conditions for the embeddability of a semigroup in a group

According to wikipedia, The first set of necessary and sufficient conditions for the embeddability of a semigroup in a group were given in (Malcev 1939).[5] Though theoretically important, the ...
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Contact Geometry: Please Help Translate from French to English

Everyone; I hope this is not off-topic for this site. I'm hoping to translate the following (the part after the ....): les orbites du flot de Reeb sont exactement ....les traces sur la sphère des ...
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Translating a passage of a paper by L. Bérard Bergery

I am currently studying the following paper on Einstein manifolds: L. Bérard Bergery, Sur de nouvelles variétés riemanniennes d'Einstein, Inst. Elie Cartan, Univ. Nancy №6, 1-60 (1983). I have ...
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French Question regarding vector spaces

I am not really sure how to translate "E spans F" into french. Could some of the french users assist me ?
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Demonstração do Teorema de Bezout. (Proof of Bézout's Theorem)

Gostaria de saber como provar usando divisibilidade o teorema de Bezout $(a,b)=d\Longrightarrow \exists f,g\in\mathbb{Z^*}$ tal que $af+gb=d$ I'd like to know how to, using divisibility, ...
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Translating french paper into English

I am currently studying a french paper on Einstein manifolds by Berard Bergery and I have doubts that my translation of the following sentence is correct: "De plus, puisque $G$ agit par isometries, ...
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Translation of french paper into English

I am currently reading a mathematical paper in french and I am not sure how to translate the following sentence: "On suppose que la premiere classe de Chern $c_1(N)$ est $p\alpha$ ou $p$ est un ...
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How would you call this? (Language-Question)

if you are required to proof something in mathematical problem solving, like Olympiade style to-proof problems. For example, "Proof that you can divide every triangle can be divided into 5 ...
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This correct this demonstration of Number theory (binomial Expressions)

$$\\$$Em minha apostila tem as demonstrações dos seguintes lemas:$$\text{Lema (*): Sejam $a,m,n,q,r\in\mathbb{N}$ com $a\geq2$ tais que $m=nq+r$ then:}\\(a^m-1,a^n+1)=\begin{cases}(a^n+1,a^r-1)& ...
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Clusteranalyse bei Zeitreihen / Cluster analysis of time series

ich habe eine Frage zur Anwendung der Clusteranalyse bei Zeitreihen. Ich kenne mich grundsätzlich mit statischer Clusteranalyse aus. Jedoch soll ich eine grössere Anzahl von Firmen ($n=3000$) anhand ...
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How do you read “$a_n$” in English?

What is the correct way to read "$a_n$" in English? What is the translation of what in Spanish is "$a$ sub $n$"?
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What does the German word “Zerlegungsautomorphismus” translate to?

I would like to know if any of our German friends can translate that word for me? Zerlegung is factorisation isn't it? So what is factorisation automorphism? This is taken from Deuring's paper “Die ...
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Translation from Spanish - Simple differentiation exercise

Could anybody please translate this exercise into English? A friend of mine sent me the translation via Facebook but I still don't understand why I have to first do the logaritmization of both sides ...
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English-Italian translations of “sieve” and “sink” in sheaf theory

I'm working for my Undergraduate degree thesis and I need to translate the terms "sieve" and "sink" from sheaf theory (the latter meaning a set (class) of morphisms in a category $C$ with common ...
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Convex metric on a contiuum.

I am having troubles with this problem. Translation: A metric $d$ on a continuum is called convex if for any two points $p$ and $q$ of $X$ there is a point $x\in X$ such that ...
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Are the names and symbols for common mathematical operators the same in every language?

Do all human languages that have arithmetic use +, -, ×, ÷, and ^? How about sin, cos, tan, asin, acos, and atan?
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Linear Algebra Terminology

I'm trying to translate a linear algebra term from my native tongue to English. The term refers to a set of $n$ vectors over $\mathbb{R}^d$ such that each $d$ vectors from the set are linearly ...
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Die Relationen, welche zwischen den elementaren symmetrischen Functionen bestehen - Translation?

I am trying to find a translation of this paper either in English or French (preferably English). I am not very optimistic, but i thought of asking in case somebody is more resourceful :)
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Translation of a Paper of Tate

I'm just wondering if anyone knows if the paper "Classes d'isogenie des varietes abeliennes sur un corps fini" by John Tate has been translated into English. My French is not that good and I found it ...
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Translating Code into Math?

This is my first posting here, so I am not sure this is in the correct place. I have this math problem: Find the number of distinct integers in this set: $$\left\{\left[\frac{1^2}{5012}\right], ...
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Could anybody tell me what does this problem talk about? I don't know Russian.

I found it in the section of sequence space. Две последовательности $\{a_n\}$ и $\{b_n\}$ называем существенно различными, если $a_n\ne b_n$ для бесконечного множества натуральных чисел. ...