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## Number - Wikipedia

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A number is a mathematical object used to count, measure, and label. The original examples ... For example, in Western society the number 13 is regarded as unlucky, and "a ... Today, number sys...

## What use are imaginary numbers in the real world? Do they have ...

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Complex numbers (the sum of real and imaginary numbers) occur quite naturally in the study of quantum physics. They're useful for modelling periodic motions ...

## Question Corner -- Complex Numbers in Real Life

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After teaching complex numbers, my students have asked me the obvious question: Where is this math used in real life! Your assistance would be greatly ...

## Answers and Explanations -- Imaginary Numbers: Relevance to the ...

Sep 1, 1997 ... What relevance do imaginary numbers have to the real world? ... The "complex numbers" that make up this system are pairs of numbers; do ...

## Math Forum - Ask Dr. Math Archives: Imaginary Numbers in Real Life

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Imaginary Numbers in Real Life, a selection of answers from the Dr. Math ... of Imaginary Numbers: Where are imaginary numbers used today in real life, as in ...

## 101 uses of a quadratic equation: Part II | plus.maths.org

May 1, 2004 ... Differential equations are at the heart of nearly all modern ... and this is the approach generally used for the very complex differential equations .... Using a combination of real and imaginary numbers, known as complex ...

## Full Value of Pi Weighed by UAlbany Mathematician - University at ...

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... appearance in many other areas of mathematics, such as complex numbers ( obtained by introducing the square root ... Q: How is Pi relevant to society today?

## The Magic of Complex Numbers - Communications and signal ...

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The notion of complex number is intimately related to the Fundamental Theorem of Algebra ... The human idea of 'number' has evolved together with human society. ... N) are straightforward to accept, and they have been used for counting in many ... mathematicians were working on what is today known as the Fundamental ...

## modern algebra | mathematics | Britannica.com

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Sep 6, 2012 ... In itself a set is not very useful, being little more than a well-defined collection of .... (An algebraic integer is a complex number satisfying an algebraic .... to the features of society and culture that decisively distinguish humans.

## Careers That Use Complex Numbers | Chron.com

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Complex numbers have both a real number element and an imaginary number element, usually in the form a + bi. In this form, a and b are real numbers, while i ...