Who decided to multiply matrix in such a weird way and for which reason ? In: Mathematics

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I read about it and did some googling, but didn’t really understand it. I was hoping someone here could break it down for me. I’d appreciate both examples and definitions on the terms, as well as of course, an explanation.

Why the infinite monkeys with the infinite typewriters wouldnt end up writing a Shakespeare play. In: Mathematics

I saw a post on r/iamverysmart about an IQ test, which is obviously not reliable, but I also recently learned IQ tests are supposed to be your “mental age” divided by your physical age times 100 (so a kid as ...

The Reimann Hypothesis is an interesting topic to me, but as a high school student, I can’t seem to find an understandable definition of a trivial zero. How could an infinite sum result in nothing? In: Mathematics

Probably a bad question. Whatever:D In: Mathematics

why in a room with 23 people there’s a good chance 2 of them share a birthday In: Mathematics

My thought process: if I had 8÷(4+4) = 1 and factored out a 2, I get 8÷2(2+2) = 1. However, if I say 2(2+2) = 2*(2+2), then 8÷2(2+2) = 8÷2*(2+2) = 1, BUT 8÷2*(2+2) = 16. Please help I’m feeling ...

why can your brain quickly process something like the angle and speed needed to throw something to someone , but would have to work to figure out the math behind the throw? In: Mathematics