The hardest problem on the hardest test

The hardest problem on the hardest test

Do you guys know about the Putnam? It’s a math competition for undergraduate students. It’s 6 hours long and consists of 12 questions, broken up into two different 3-hour sessions. With each question being scored on a 1-10 scale, the highest possible score is 120. And yet, despite the fact that the only students taking

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What they won’t teach you in calculus

What they won’t teach you in calculus

3Blue1Brown [Classical music] Picture yourself as an early calculus student about to begin your first course: The months ahead of you hold within them a lot of hard work Some neat examples, some not so neat examples, beautiful connections to physics, not so beautiful piles of formulas to memorise, plenty of moments of getting stuck

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