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Gauss proved Euclides' parallel postulate, but kept his results for himself


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Submitted December 28 -- in Mathematics -- by _cronos2

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Gauss can square the circle and trisecate the angle with compass and straightedge


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Submitted January 14 -- in Mathematics -- by _cronos2

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Gauss is the only person who knows if Schrödinger's cat's still alive - he doesn't need to look to know this


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Submitted December 21 -- in Mathematics -- by _cronos2

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Gauss can calculate the determinant of a non-square matrix


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Submitted November 14 -- in Mathematics -- by antoniomiguelmediano

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Gauss can measure the Vitali set


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Submitted November 15 -- in Mathematics -- by antoniomiguelmediano

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Gauss can make a combination of linearly independent vectors equal 0 (without coefficients of 0) just by brute force.


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Submitted January 24 -- in Mathematics -- by jpo

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Gauss prefers to work with matrices with an irrational number of entries.


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Submitted January 24 -- in Mathematics -- by michael

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Gauss knows the last 4 digits of Pi


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Submitted January 04 -- in Mathematics -- by gbadrr2G

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Leonhard Euler: math's ultimate identity thief. (Gauss probably should have been more careful about letting just anyone swipe e to the i pi.)


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Submitted March 06 -- in Mathematics -- by alanrobinski

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The annihilator of a ring is actually a finisher wrestling move developed by Gauss.


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Submitted November 30 -- in Mathematics -- by zephyredx

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