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Mathematical Milk and the U.S. Presidential Election - Keith Devlin mails his completed election ballot. What does math have to say about his act?With the
Keith Devlin mails his completed election ballot. What does math have to say about his act? With the United States is the final throes of a presidential election, my mind naturally turned to the decidedly tricky matter of ele...
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It was Twenty Years Ago Today - The title of the famous Beatles song does not exactly apply to Devlin’s Angle. The online column (no
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A Mathematician Goes to Washington - By Katherine Crowley Senator Al Franken and Katherine Crowley. Photo Credit: Katherine CrowleyIn Dec
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Infinity and Intuition - On May 30, Gary Antonick’s always interesting Numberplay section in the New York Times featured a co
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Algebraic Roots – Part 2 - What does it mean to “do algebra”? In Part 1, published here last month, I described how algebra (fr
What does it mean to “do algebra”? In Part 1, published here last month, I described how algebra (from the Arabic al-Jabr) began in 9th Century Baghdad as a way to approach arithmetical problems in a systematic way that scale...
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Embrace Mistakes - By Eduardo Briceño Mistakes can be frustrating, embarrassing, and disheartening, which may lead us t
By Eduardo Briceño Mistakes can be frustrating, embarrassing, and disheartening, which may lead us to always want to avoid them. But avoiding mistakes keeps us from taking on challenges we can learn from. If we’re inside ...
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I Love Teaching Math Maybe You Will Too - By Patrick Honner Patrick Honner, assembling a dodecahedral sculpture.Mathematics is a beautiful sub
By Patrick Honner Patrick Honner, assembling a dodecahedral sculpture. Mathematics is a beautiful subject, full of compelling intellectual challenges and deep connections to virtually every aspect of life. And students of mat...
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Then and Now: Devlin’s Angle Turned Twenty This Year - Devlin’s Angle turned 20 this year. The first post appeared on January 1, 1996, as part of the MAA’s
Devlin’s Angle turned 20 this year. The first post appeared on January 1, 1996, as part of the MAA’s move from print to online. I was the editor of the MAA’s regular print magazine MAA FOCUS at the time, continuing to act in ...
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Mathematics and the End of Days - A scene from Zero Days, a Magnolia Pictures resease. Photo courtesy of Magnolia Pictures The new doc
A scene from Zero Days, a Magnolia Pictures resease. Photo courtesy of Magnolia Pictures The new documentary movie Zero Days, written and directed by Alex Gibney, is arguably the most important movie of the present century. I...
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What Does the UK Brexit Math Tell Us? - The recent (and in many respects ongoing) Brexit vote in the United Kingdom provides a superb exampl
The recent (and in many respects ongoing) Brexit vote in the United Kingdom provides a superb example of poor use of mathematics. Regardless of your views on the desirability or otherwise of the UK remaining a member of the E...
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Algebraic roots – Part 1 - Fig. 1: A problem from the first ever algebra textbook.The first ever algebra text book was written
Fig. 1: A problem from the first ever algebra textbook. The first ever algebra text book was written in Baghdad around 830CE, by the Persian mathematician Muhammad ibn Musa al-Khwarizmi, our modern word “algebra” coming from ...
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The Math Myth that permeates “The Math Myth” - March 1 saw the publication of the book The Math Myth: And Other STEM Delusions, by Andrew Hacker. M
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The Mathematical Association of America is the world's largest community of mathematicians, students and enthusiasts.
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The Mathematical Association of America is the largest professional society that focuses on mathematics accessible at the undergraduate level. Our members include university, college, and high school teachers; graduate and undergraduate students; pure and applied mathematicians; computer scientists; statisticians; and many others in academia, government, business, and industry. We welcome all who are interested in the mathematical sciences.

The mission of the MAA is "to advance the mathematical sciences, especially at the collegiate level." More about our mission can be found here
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