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What is the one thing I am going to forget on the math subject GRE tomorrow?
As I finish up my final study session for the subject test tomorrow, I was wondering if anyone had some general advice/ often forgotten facts that might come in handy.
In astronomy what phenomena have theory predicted before observations?
As far as I know, astronomy is generally an observational science. We see something and then try to explain why it is happening. The one exception that I know of is black holes: first it was... more
GRE Mathematics Practice Exams?
I will be taking the subject test in the near future. Can you recommend me some sources (online or print) from which I can find realistic practice exams? I would like to get my hands on as many... more
Interesting calculus problems of medium difficulty?
I would like to know sources, and examples of good "challenge" problems for students who have studied pre-calculus and some calculus. (differentiation and the very basics of integration.) Topics... more
What are some applications of elementary linear algebra outside of math?
I'm TAing linear algebra next quarter, and it strikes me that I only know one example of an application I can present to my students. I'm looking for applications of elementary linear algebra... more