Frequently Asked Questions
This page contains a number of frequently asked mathematical
questions, and links to answers. The answers give reasons in
terms of simple mathematical terms and may themselves contain
links to other answers. This is an ongoing project.
Send me your question
and I will add it - and my answer to it - to this list (and let
you know when it's there).
What kind of numbers are there?
Why can't we divide by zero?
What is 0 to the power 0?
What on earth is a logarithm?
In a nutshell, what are the trigonometric functions?
What are some famous equations or inequalities?
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