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Jamie Banks
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What's an intuitive way to think about the determinant?

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How can you prove that a function has no closed form integral?

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Why is the volume of a sphere $\frac{4}{3}\pi r^3$?

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What is an Inner Product Space?

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What are some good ways to get children excited about math?

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Do complex numbers really exist?

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Best Maths Books for Non-Mathematicians

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Pick's Theorem on a triangular (or hex) grid

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Best Algebraic Geometry text book? (other than Hartshorne)

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Companions to Rudin?

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Can non-linear transformations be represented as Transformation Matrices?

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Good books and lecture notes about category theory.

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What is the single most influential book every mathematician should read?

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What are some applications outside of mathematics for algebraic geometry?

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How is the Riemann integral a special case of the Stieltjes integral?

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Usefulness of Conic Sections

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Show $\sqrt 3$ is irrational using $3p^2=q^2$ implies $3|p$ and $3|q$