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Apr
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awarded  Civic Duty
Jan
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comment Congruence modulo's in a polynomial field being a field?
Do you know some ring theory? For a ring $R$ and an ideal $I$, $R/I$ is a field if and only if $I$ is a maximal ideal. So you could show that the maximal ideals in $F[x]$ are precisely those generated by irreducible polynomials.
Nov
11
answered Deciding if a univariate quartic has a solution mod p
Sep
12
answered How many solutions does equation $6x=14 \bmod 35$ in $\mathbb{Z}/35\mathbb{Z}$ have?
Aug
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answered Looking to attain fluency in mathematics, not academic mastery
Aug
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awarded  Citizen Patrol
Aug
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comment Real world applications of prime numbers?
My comment (over a year ago...) about computational power was tongue-in-cheek. =D
Aug
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comment Are there any synonyms of “pair of pants” in topology?
I was amused to find that the wikipedia page for "Trousers" does, in fact, have your wikipedia page as a disambiguation.
Jul
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awarded  Nice Answer
Jun
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answered Important papers in arithmetic geometry and number theory
Jun
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awarded  Constituent
Jun
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awarded  Caucus
May
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awarded  Nice Answer
May
22
answered What is the larger of the two numbers?
May
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comment Confused about Wikipedia page on differential forms
Yes, that's correct.
May
17
answered Confused about Wikipedia page on differential forms
May
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awarded  Yearling
Nov
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accepted $H^1(G,A)$ is killed by $|G|$ : Proof on the level of cocycles
Nov
5
asked $H^1(G,A)$ is killed by $|G|$ : Proof on the level of cocycles
Aug
26
accepted Root of Unity Product