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Once, while playing chess, Gauss solved the Knights Problem in six moves.


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The shortest distance between two points is Gauss.


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Imaginary numbers are simply those that Gauss has not deemed worthy of existence.


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Gauss once started falling asleep in his complex analysis class. The result…singularities.


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For Gauss, there are no indefinite integrals.


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Gauss drinks his beer from a Klein bottle.


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Occam’s Razor – The principle stating that the explanation of any phenomenon is equal to the explanation that came out of Gauss’ mouth.


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Gauss did not prove theorems, he simply stared at them until they yielded their solutions.


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For Gauss, point nine repeating equals whatever he wants it to equal.


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Gauss once played himself in a zero-sum game and won $50.


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