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comment When did mathematicians begin to use the letter x to denote unknown values?
mathoverflow.net/q/30307/461
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comment Errata for Atiyah-Macdonald
@darijgrinberg - Thanks! I rewrote (in a hopefully correct way) the last edit.
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revised Errata for Atiyah-Macdonald
rewrote previous edit
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reviewed Edit A naive question about the double dual of a vector space
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revised A naive question about the double dual of a vector space
improved formatting, changed "second dual" to "double dual", which seems slightly more standard
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comment Is PA consistent? do we know it?
@DavidRoberts - Sorry, I didn't express myself well. I shouldn't have said "explicit". I edited. Thanks!
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revised Is PA consistent? do we know it?
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answered Is PA consistent? do we know it?
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asked Is there a positive integer k such that any endomorphism of any free module over any commutative ring is a linear combination of k idempotents?
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comment Trace of the identity map in a projective module
PS. I think $M=M/(1-e_i)M$ should be $M_i=M/(1-e_i)M$.
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comment Trace of the identity map in a projective module
Dear Neil: I'd be most grateful if you could tell me whether what I wrote here is correct.
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revised A naive question about the double dual of a vector space
edit clearly indicated
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revised Dimension of infinite product of vector spaces
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