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Pisot constant beyond 0.843

In a 1946 paper Charles Pisot proved a theorem involving a curious constant . It can be defined as follows:

monic polynomial such that whenever… 974 more words

Mathematics

Full-Container Capacities

“I fear that a world made of gifts
cannot coexist
with a world made of commodities.”
Robin Wall Kimmerer, Braiding Sweetgrass, p. 374

We fear that Earth made as gift… 173 more words

Interpolation

Introduction

As seen previously on the regression articles, sometimes we want to find a function given a set of points. But, sometimes we don’t really care about the function, we only care about one value. 389 more words

TC2019 - Numerical Methods

My Favorite One-Liners: Part 90

In this series, I’m compiling some of the quips and one-liners that I’ll use with my students to hopefully make my lessons more memorable for them. 212 more words

Precalculus

My Favorite One-Liners: Part 85

In this series, I’m compiling some of the quips and one-liners that I’ll use with my students to hopefully make my lessons more memorable for them. 125 more words

Precalculus

My Favorite One-Liners: Part 82

In this series, I’m compiling some of the quips and one-liners that I’ll use with my students to hopefully make my lessons more memorable for them. 232 more words

Precalculus