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Gauss can choose one sock from infinity pairs without the Axiom of Choice.


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Submitted November 04 -- in Mathematics -- by Randy

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Mathematics is invented by Gauss for others to discover.


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Submitted September 18 -- in Mathematics -- by aamale

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A mathematician is a device for turning coffee into theorems. Only Gauss can create theorems out of nowhere!


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Submitted April 01 -- in Mathematics -- by Mahsarp

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Gauss can write out A(6,3) in decimal on an imaginary chalkboard in his head.


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Submitted May 07 -- in Computer Science -- by j3r3my

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Gauss knows a polynomial-time algorithm for 3-SAT.


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Submitted August 16 -- in Computer Science -- by Zoidberg

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Only Gauss knows whether Schrodinger's cat is dead or alive.


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Submitted August 16 -- in Physics -- by y

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Gauss correctly calculated the mass of the universe, including dark matter, by writing it out in lipstick on a cocktail napkin.


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Submitted August 16 -- in Astronomy -- by RandomFactor

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Riemann stole a proof from Gauss' book, but he couldn't understand it and called it Riemann's hypothesis.


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Submitted June 02 -- in Mathematics -- by phantom_math

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First the earth was without math. And Gauss said, "Let there be math". And it was so. And Gauss saw that math was good; and Gauss separated math from everything else. And that was the first day.


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Submitted December 06 -- in Mathematics -- by Mastermind

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According to Dunnington, Gauss's religion was based upon the search for truth. Thus, proving theorems was only his way of praying.


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Submitted August 16 -- in Miscellaneous -- by Anonymous

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