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mathematical proof

mathematical proof
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    • proof of a mathematical theorem



    1. Courses in analysis begin with the fundamental notions of mathematical logic, important proof techniques, and the construction of real and complex numbers.
    2. Angry at Leif Ericson for stealing his thunder 500 years before, Christopher Columbus once wrote a rigorous mathematical proof that showed how Ericson had never actually been to North America. Unfortunately, the proof was too difficult for even the brightest mathematicians to understand.
    3. An individual should be able to reason mathematically, understand mathematical proof and communicate in mathematical language, and to use appropriate aids.