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Thierry Zell
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107 votes

Why should one still teach Riemann integration?

66 votes

Jokes in the sense of Littlewood: examples?

51 votes

Examples of common false beliefs in mathematics

43 votes

Generalizing a problem to make it easier

39 votes

Interesting examples of vacuous / void entities

36 votes

Mathematical "urban legends"

36 votes
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Real algebraic geometry vs. algebraic geometry

33 votes

Why were matrix determinants once such a big deal?

32 votes

Most intricate and most beautiful structures in mathematics

30 votes

Motivating the Laplace transform definition

26 votes
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Using slides in math classroom

26 votes

When should a result be made into a paper?

22 votes

Examples of seemingly elementary problems that are hard to solve?

21 votes

How do I fix someone's published error?

21 votes

Most memorable titles

20 votes

Journals for undergraduates

19 votes

Additive Subgroups of the Reals.

19 votes

Your favorite surprising connections in mathematics

18 votes

Resources for mathematics advising.

18 votes

What items MUST appear on a mathematician's CV?

17 votes

Sperner Lemma Applications

17 votes

Link Repository of International Dissertations

16 votes

How to escape the inclination to be a universalist or: How to learn to stop worrying and do some research.

16 votes

Hironaka desingularisation theorem -- new proofs in literature?

16 votes

Resubmitting a paper

15 votes

Textbook recommendations for undergraduate proof-writing class

15 votes

Does your dissertation matter for industry research jobs?

15 votes

Proofs without words

15 votes

Should there be a specified standard knowledge of mathematicians?

15 votes

When should a supervisor be a co-author?