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# Most Popular Math Fun Facts

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 Greedy to Avoid Progressions 4.60 Continuous but Nowhere Differentiable 4.58 Medical Tests and Bayes' Theorem 4.54 Euler's Product Formula 4.52 Divisibility by Eleven 4.48 Fractional Dimensions 4.45 Risk-Free Betting on Different Beliefs 4.44 Sine of (1/55555....) 4.44 Really Complex Matrices 4.43 Reflecting on the Hyperbola 4.42 Napoleon's Theorem 4.42 All Numbers are Interesting 4.42 Tower of Powers 4.41 Sperner's Lemma 4.39 Rational Irrational Power 4.39 Difference of Squares 4.38 Misleading Sequence 4.33 Liouville Numbers 4.33 Inductive Tiling 4.33 Does Order of Addition Matter? 4.33 Van der Waerden Theorem 4.32 Perfect Shuffles 4.31 Continuum Hypothesis 4.31 Fibonacci GCD's, please 4.30 Koch Tetrahedron 4.30 Pigeonhole Principle 4.29 Space-filling Curves 4.29 Reuleaux Wheel 4.29 Sierpinski-Mazurkiewicz Paradox 4.29 i to the i is a Real Number 4.28 Thinned-Out Harmonic Series 4.28 Suspended Rope Trick 4.27 Proof with Words 4.26 Conic sections 4.25 Arclength Surprise 4.25 How many Primes? 4.24 Magic Squares, indeed! 4.24 Fundamental Group 4.24 Squares Ending in 5 4.23 Sum of Cubes 4.23 Though not among the most popular, your Fun Fact now rates: Computability of Real Numbers 4.06 In addition to these, there are 190 more Fun Fact files. See a random Math Fun Fact. Also available are a list of recent Math Fun Facts, or a list of all Math Fun Facts.

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