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**Rules**: A Gauss fact is a short and usually absurd claim about Gauss's intelligence. - - If your fact isn't published on our website, don't feel offended, and thank you!

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**Rules**: A Gauss fact is a short and usually absurd claim about Gauss's intelligence. - - If your fact isn't published on our website, don't feel offended, and thank you!

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

Submitted December 28 -- in Mathematics -- by _cronos2

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

Submitted January 14 -- in Mathematics -- by _cronos2

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Gauss can calculate the determinant of a non-square matrix

Submitted November 14 -- in Mathematics -- by antoniomiguelmediano

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Gauss can measure the Vitali set

Submitted November 15 -- in Mathematics -- by antoniomiguelmediano

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

Submitted June 20 -- in Mathematics -- by michael

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Gauss knows the last 4 digits of Pi

Submitted January 04 -- in Mathematics -- by gbadrr2G

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

Submitted November 30 -- in Mathematics -- by zephyredx

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