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Math Fun Facts are ideas and puzzles that will change the way you think.
Today's Most Popular Fun Facts
  1. Rental Harmony
  2. Van der Waerden Theorem
  3. Squaring Quickly
  4. Fermat's Last Theorem
  5. Fibonacci Number Formula
The most recent vote was cast Tuesday, 22-Apr-2014 23:52:57 PDT.
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This archive is designed as a resource for enriching your math courses and nurturing your interest and talent in mathematics! Each Math Fun Fact is a math puzzle or short article that contains a cool mathematics idea. You'll can learn about the mathematics of things like card shuffling to poker to computer vision to fractals to music, just to name a few. This makes great enrichment material for gifted math students or problem-solving groups.

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