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Topic Teaching Tip(s): Courses in which students communicate about mathematics | Communication recitations | General principles of mathematical communication | Proof elegance
This recitation from MIT's communication-intensive offering of Real Analysis focuses on proof elegance. Students discuss examples of more and less elegant proofs, read Hardy's writing on elegance, and suggest examples of proofs they consider to be elegant. Examples are included.
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This review was published on January 22, 2012