Questions designed to get an overview of a specific subject or body of results or to understand the relations among similar definitions, techniques or concepts appearing in different sub-fields of mathematics. While such questions by their very nature sometimes cannot be made very narrow and focused, it can be helpful to keep in mind that the design of MathOverflow does not make it a good fit for questions that are too broad.
Stats
created |
5 years ago |
viewed |
14 times |
editors |
0 |
Top Answerers
more »Recent Hot Answers
Your favorite surprising connections in MathematicsYour favorite surprising connections in Mathematics
Theorems that are 'obvious' but hard to prove
Theorems that are 'obvious' but hard to prove
Examples of eventual counterexamples
more »
Related Tags
soft-question × 49
big-list × 39
nt.number-theory × 22
reference-request × 22
ct.category-theory × 19
ho.history-overview × 13
intuition × 13
lo.logic × 12
examples × 10
co.combinatorics × 10
set-theory × 9
math-philosophy × 8
homotopy-theory × 7
metamathematics × 6
tag-removed × 5
model-theory × 5
more related tags