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38 votes
9 answers
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Is there any example of a long-standing mathematical conjecture whose resolution did not require advanced knowledge?

18 votes
4 answers
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Secrecy in Mathematics

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7 answers
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Mathematical results that became known long after their authors passed away

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2 answers
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How did the shift from constructed mathematical objects to modern mathematics occur?

9 votes
1 answer
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When and where did scientific publications become the norm in mathematics?

6 votes
1 answer
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How did cartographers of past centuries determine latitude and longitude?

5 votes
1 answer
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What actions and communications did Fibonacci undergo to introduce the Hindu-Arabic Number System to Europe?

4 votes
1 answer
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How could the Roman Empire manage their accounting without a proper number system?

3 votes
1 answer
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Is it fair to say that the Space Race incentivized research in pure mathematics?

3 votes
1 answer
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Which are the most ancient theorems that negate the existence of some deeply valued entity?

2 votes
1 answer
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The role of the Elements in the development of mathematics

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1 answer
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Separation between Physics and Mathematics