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Gauss doesn't have to stand on the shoulders of giants to see further than anyone else.


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Submitted June 16 -- in Mathematics -- by scuderia

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Riemann once said "If only I had the theorems! Then I should find the proofs easily enough." Sure, if by finding he meant asking Gauss.


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Submitted June 16 -- in Mathematics -- by scuderia

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Gauss can draw as many lines as he wants through any point not on a given line parallel to the given line in a plane.


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Submitted September 19 -- in Mathematics -- by scuderia

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Gauss uses home-grown abelian grapes for winemaking.


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Submitted June 20 -- in Mathematics -- by scuderia

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Gauss uses home-grown abelian grapes for winemaking.


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Submitted September 19 -- in Mathematics -- by scuderia

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For Gauss, continuity implies differentiability.


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Submitted June 15 -- in Mathematics -- by Andannius

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Gauss can prove the consistency of ZFC.


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Submitted June 21 -- in Mathematics -- by Andannius

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Gauss taught himself to square the circle in second grade. By third grade, he didn't even need the straightedge or compass. By fourth grade, he didn't even need the pencil. By the time he got his first PhD in fifth grade, he didn't even need the circle.


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Submitted June 13 -- in Mathematics -- by Cosmologicon

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Gauss can find the cross product of two vectors in any n dimensional space.


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Submitted June 15 -- in Mathematics -- by rossi

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Gauss proved that the Mandelbrot Set is locally connected by drawing the boundary by hand.


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Submitted June 15 -- in Mathematics -- by Dan

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