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196 votes

How to study math to really understand it and have a healthy lifestyle with free time?

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Pedagogy: How to cure students of the "law of universal linearity"?

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Expected Value of Flips Until HT Consecutively

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What is a "vanishing moment"?

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What philosophical consequence of Goedel's incompleteness theorems?

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What higher-level math ought I, an undergraduate, study?

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What is the expected number of dice one needs to roll to get any monotonically increasing series of 1 to 6?

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Books for Understanding Bayesian probability from the Beginning

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You flip a coin until you get a total of n heads. What is the expected number of flips this will take? Expectation and Variance

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Likelihood Ratio Test for Linear Regression

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Taking Seats on a Plane

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Why bother with Mathematics, if Gödel's Incompleteness Theorem is true?

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Do non-mathematical fields use the appropriate level of analytic/probabilistic rigor?

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(good) numerical inversion of an almost singular matrix: is it possible?

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Real analysis question

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In search of memorable example of "(Pearson-)uncorrelated $\not\Rightarrow$ independent"

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How do you filter through published papers and find the ones you should read?

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Binary random variables event-level independence implies random variable independence

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what is the intuition behind Delta method?

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Gradient of a Scalar Field is Perpendicular to Equipotential Surface

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How can I calculate the CDF of this random variable?

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Conditional Probability Problem (drawing chips from an urn)

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Combining independent probabilities of an event

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Gradient of a Mahalanobis distance

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Weird conclusion about variance/covariance from differentiating

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Searching for numerical algorithm realization

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generating a Gaussian dataset in MATLAB

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Examples of non-Riemann integrable functions that appear "in nature"?

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Selecting numbers on a number line where distribution tends to cluster at one end.

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Where to take Real Analysis and Linear Algebra?