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Author:Koetz, Matt; Lewis, Heather A.; and McKinzie, Mark
Description: Humorously corrupted theorems, re-imagined and re-defined: Tschubby chefs theorem, Galois-lapalooza theorem, Piano existence theorem, Seinfeld's completeness theorem, Banach-Starsky and Hutch theorem, Girdle incompleteness theorem, Fig Newton method, Chia pet trick series test, Zorn's lemma, Banana fixed-point theorem, Jean-Luc Picard's theorem, Puck's theorem, Filbert's basis theorem, Gesundheit's theorem, Buy no meal coefficient, Bouffant hairdo theorem, and more. Based on the April, 2014 Math Horizons article “Bovino Weierstrass and Other Fractured Theorems." More available from http://www.maa.org/sites/default/files/pdf/Mathhorizons/supplement/MoreFracturedTheorems.pdf.

Levels: College
Languages: English
Resource Types: Humor
Math Topics: General

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