Author: Pradeep Mutalik

초월 수학 상수인 e가 최고인 이유
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초월 수학 상수인 e가 최고인 이유

Insights puzzleBy Pradeep MutalikNovember 24, 2021The solution to our puzzle about Euler’s number explains why e pops up in situations that involve optimality.James Round for Quanta MagazineLast month, we presented three puzzles that seemed ordinary enough but contained a numerical twist. Hidden below the surface was the mysterious transcendental number e. Most familiar as the…

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수학은 이론상 배고픈 곰을 탈출하는 데 도움이 됩니다.
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수학은 이론상 배고픈 곰을 탈출하는 데 도움이 됩니다.

Our June Insights puzzle added a few twists to a classic puzzle made famous by Martin Gardner in his 1965 Scientific American column and later published in the book The Colossal Book of Short Puzzles and Problems. In our version, a swimmer at the center of a circular lake of radius 3.5 is attempting to…

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