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MaBloWriMo 10: Groups

So what is a group? Intuitively, a group consists of a set of things , such that there is a way to combine any two things together there is a special thing which has no effect when combined with other … Continue reading

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MaBloWriMo 8: definition of s and mod

I was a little unsatisfied with my proof yesterday since I don’t think I did a very good job explaining how enters into things. When sinuheancelmo asked a question which seemed to show confusion on exactly that point, I figured … Continue reading

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