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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!

As a child, Gauss was instructed to sum the numbers from 1 to 100. He did this by summing the infinite series and then subtracting off every integer greater than 100, one by one, in his head.

Submitted April 05 -- in Mathematics -- by Joe

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