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Erdos believed God had a book of all perfect mathematical proofs. God believes Gauss has such a book.


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Submitted September 20 -- in Mathematics -- by Matt

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


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Submitted September 20 -- in Mathematics -- by Logic_Nest

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Fermat once made Gauss angry. The result - Fermatís Last Theorem.


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Submitted September 20 -- in Mathematics -- by Logic_Nest

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Gauss never runs out of room in the margin.


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Submitted September 20 -- in Mathematics -- by Matt

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Gauss has an Erdos number of -1.


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Submitted September 20 -- in Miscellaneous -- by z

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Gauss knows Alice and Bob's shared secret.


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Submitted March 31 -- in Computer Science -- by Alex

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When Gauss tells you that heís lying, heís telling the truth.


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Submitted September 20 -- in Mathematics -- by Logic_Nest

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Gauss checked the infinity of primes by counting them, starting from the last.


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Submitted September 20 -- in Mathematics -- by shc

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The common phrase used by mathematicians, "Let n be an integer", is literally a request to Gauss to allow it to be so.


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Submitted April 28 -- in Mathematics -- by Seth

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Gauss can walk through Konigsberg crossing its bridges once and only once


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Submitted September 20 -- in Mathematics -- by MattAlta

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