Extreme Proofs I: The Irrationality of √2

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Conway, J.H., Shipman, J. Extreme Proofs I: The Irrationality of √2. Math Intelligencer 35, 2–7 (2013). https://doi.org/10.1007/s00283-013-9373-9

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Keywords

  • Fundamental Theorem
  • Mathematical Intelligencer
  • Unique Factorization
  • Galois Theory
  • Algebraic Integer