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Unbounded sequences converge when Gauss is around.


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Submitted April 27 -- in Mathematics -- by Globulin

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If Gauss had to walk 100 metres, and half the remaining distance, then half the remaining distance again, and so on, he'd get there.


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Submitted April 27 -- in Mathematics -- by Matt

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Carl Gauss can honestly say he's lying.


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Submitted April 27 -- in Mathematics -- by alanrobinski

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L'Hôpital's rule was invented because only Gauss can multiply infinity by zero.


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Submitted May 25 -- in Mathematics -- by Andrew

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The location and momentum of a particle are what Gauss say they are.


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Submitted April 27 -- in Physics -- by Matt

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“Uncountably Infinite” was a phrase coined to explain the intelligence of Gauss.


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Submitted April 27 -- in Mathematics -- by Logic_Nest

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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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Gauss once proved an axiom, but he didn't like it. So he disproved it.


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Submitted April 27 -- in Mathematics -- by colemanja

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To Gauss eyes, the universe is cyclic.


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Submitted April 27 -- in Physics -- by Zaphys

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In elementary school when Gauss was asked if he could add 1 - 1/3 + 1/5 - ..., he replied it was as easy as a piece of pi.


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Submitted April 27 -- in Mathematics -- by Steeber

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