## Generalizing Problem 1 from the 1959 IMO

The first problem in the first International Mathematical Olympiad was this. Prove that is irreducible for…

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## Generalizing Problem 1 from the 1959 IMO

The first problem in the first International Mathematical Olympiad was this. Prove that is irreducible for…

## Belief Bias in Math Class

## Everyone is Wrong About Quotation Marks

## Sums of Two Cubes

## Puck Luck: Understanding PDO

## Stylometry and the Pauline Epistles

Several years ago I was returning graded midterms to a calculus class. One particularly bright student…

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This post was inspired by a joke from Futurama in which two robots laugh at the…

Ice hockey analytics have improved by leaps and bounds in recent years. Many of the best…

Stylometry is the statistical analysis of literary style. It includes the study of documents’ quantitative attributes…