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The Boring Homework

“Daddy, give me an interesting problem to think about. I’m bored with these homework problems, they’re all too easy,” said Junior laying down his pen on his notebook in disgust. “I’ll give you one Euler offered to his pupils,” said … Continue reading

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The Curious Amount

Accountant Seymour Smythe III was about to enter a shopping mall with some money in his pocket. As was his custom before entering any mall, he scribbled the amount of money in his pocket into a small black notebook he … Continue reading

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