Wednesday, August 24, 2016

An Observation About Higher Mathematics For #1LinerWeds

Did you realize that, as you continue the study of mathematics beyond calculus, you reach a point where it’s no longer about numbers?

I was reminded of that fact by this morning’s xkcd cartoon…

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The image caption says “Next, let’s assume the decision of whether to take the Axiom of Choice is made by a deterministic process …” Having gotten as far as Real Analysis as a math major (after that year I transferred and changed my major to the much less dangerous Production and Operations Management), I actually kinda understand that…


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One-Liner Wednesday is the creation of the lovely and talented Linda Hill, who has all the rules and this week’s pingbacks at her blog.




from The Sound of One Hand Typing

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