Wednesday, March 11, 2015
Answer Me This...
Just a couple of interesting queries on Quora recently:
1) "What is the largest non-integer that naturally occurs in mathematics?"
You can see the top answer ("Ramanujan's constant"), and others, here:
and, even more broadly,
2) "What is the most intriguing mathematical concept you have ever encountered?"
Of course many good selections for this one, though I was a bit surprised to not see one of my own favorites, "Cantor's dust" or "Cantor Set," mentioned in the responses when I last leafed through them: