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Looking for a function that approximates a parabola

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Are angles ever multiplied?

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Why is a linear transformation called linear?

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Why are some non elementary integrals defined and others are not?

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why don't we define vector multiplication component-wise?

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In classical geometry why is a line considered to be parallel to itself?

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Construct a continuous real valued function which takes zero on integers and such that image of function is not closed.

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Is Sigma $\Sigma$ a mathematical way of doing a for loop?

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What is a good way to explain why the graph of polynomials do not exhibit ripples, even in an arbitrarily small interval?

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Two Dirac delta functions in an integral?

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What is the mathematical notation for rounding a given number to the nearest integer?

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Trigonometric functions -- sin - cos - tan - Differences, actual applications,

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When are complicated trig functions used?

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Diameter and frontier in metric spaces

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The misuse of Dirac's $\delta$

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Is there a mathematical symbol for "For every element"?

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Why does the derivative of sine only work for radians?

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Equation of a "tilted" sine

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What does the symbol nabla indicate?

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How do basis functions work?

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what is sine of a real number

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Why do we use von Neumann ordinals and not Zermelo ordinals?

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Can a function be defined as the union of two other functions?

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What inner monologue appears when you read Mathematical expressions?

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FFT bins from exact frequencies

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How is the Fourier transform "linear"?

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Covariant Power Set Functor being injective on arrows.

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Monoids in Category Theory

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Derivative/integral relationship appears to disprove the fundamental theorem of calculus!!!

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Is a negative number squared negative?