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achille hui
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Conjecture $\int_0^1\frac{\mathrm dx}{\sqrt{1-x}\ \sqrt[4]x\ \sqrt[4]{2-x\,\sqrt3}}\stackrel?=\frac{2\,\sqrt2}{3\,\sqrt[8]3}\pi$

72 votes
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Is $0.1010010001000010000010000001 \ldots$ transcendental?

68 votes
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Integral $\int_0^1\frac{\ln\left(x+\sqrt2\right)}{\sqrt{2-x}\,\sqrt{1-x}\,\sqrt{\vphantom{1}x}}\mathrm dx$

65 votes

What are some examples of mathematics that had unintended useful applications much later?

62 votes

Does non-symmetric positive definite matrix have positive eigenvalues?

55 votes
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Conjecture $\int_0^1\frac{dx}{\sqrt[3]x\,\sqrt[6]{1-x}\,\sqrt{1-x\left(\sqrt{6}\sqrt{12+7\sqrt3}-3\sqrt3-6\right)^2}}=\frac\pi9(3+\sqrt2\sqrt[4]{27})$

53 votes

Find $xy+yz+zx$ given systems of three homogenous quadratic equations for $x, y, z$

52 votes
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Why does Wolframalpha think that this sum converges?

49 votes
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How does one [easily] calculate $\sum\limits_{n=1}^\infty\frac{\mathrm{pop}(n)}{n(n+1)}$?

47 votes
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Prove that there exists a triangle which can be cut into 2005 congruent triangles.

47 votes
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Is there a fast way to prove a tridiagonal matrix is positive definite?

46 votes
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Evaluating $\int_{0}^{1}\cdots\int_{0}^{1}\bigl\{\frac{1}{x_{1}\cdots x_{n}}\bigr\}^{2}\:\mathrm{d}x_{1}\cdots\mathrm{d}x_{n}$

39 votes

A strange integral: $\int_{-\infty}^{+\infty} {dx \over 1 + \left(x + \tan x\right)^2} = \pi.$

39 votes

Conflicting limit answers using calculator and wolfram alpha

39 votes

Can you complete the expression $2 \underline{ }\, \underline{ }\, \underline{ } \,\underline{ } 5 = 2015$?

36 votes
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Is Tolkien's Middle Earth flat?

36 votes
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Find large power of a non-diagonalisable matrix

35 votes

Geometry problem involving infinite number of circles

35 votes
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How prove this matrix $\det (A)=\left(\frac{1}{\ln{(a_{i}+a_{j})}}\right)_{n\times n}\neq 0$

34 votes
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A very different property of primitive Pythagorean triplets: Can number be in more than two of them?

32 votes

What's the limit of $\sqrt{2 + \sqrt{2-\sqrt{2+\sqrt{2-\sqrt{2-\sqrt{2 + ...}}}}}} $?

31 votes
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Find $x,y,z>0$ such that $x+y+z=1$ and $x^2+y^2+z^2$ is minimal

29 votes
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Can multiples of two reals stay separated?

29 votes

An exotic sequence

27 votes

Summation of an infinite Exponential series

27 votes
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How to evaluate $\int_{0}^{+\infty}\exp(-ax^2-\frac b{x^2})\,dx$ for $a,b>0$

26 votes
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How to compute $\int_{-\infty}^\infty\exp\left(-\frac{(x^2-13x-1)^2}{611x^2}\right)\ dx$

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How prove this integral $ \int\limits_0^1 \int\limits_0^1 \ln\Gamma(x+y^3)\,dx\,dy =-\frac 7 {16}+\frac{1}{2}\ln 2\pi$

26 votes
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How would you find the exact roots of $y=x^3+x^2-2x-1$?

25 votes

Integral $\int_0^1 \log \frac{1+ax}{1-ax}\frac{dx}{x\sqrt{1-x^2}}=\pi\arcsin a$

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