What Gödel Discovered

Resource | v1 | created by janarez |
Type Web
Created 2020-11
Identifier unavailable


In 1931, a 25-year-old Kurt Gödel wrote a proof that turned mathematics upside down. The implication was so astounding, and his proof so elegant that it was...kind of funny. I wanted to share his discovery with you. Fair warning though, I’m not a mathematician; I’m a programmer. This means my understanding is intuitive and not exact. Hopefully, that will come to our advantage since I have no choice but to avoid formality.


fits under Gödel's incompleteness theorems

Gödel's incompleteness theorems are two theorems of mathematical logic that demonstrate the inherent...

fits under Hilbert's program

In mathematics, Hilbert's program, formulated by German mathematician David Hilbert in the early part...

Currently, no authors are attached.

Currently, no resources are attached.

Edit resource New resource

10.0 /10
useless alright awesome
from 1 review
Write comment Rate resource Tip: Rating is anonymous unless you also write a comment.
Resource level 3.0 /10
beginner intermediate advanced
Resource clarity 8.0 /10
hardly clear sometimes unclear perfectly clear
Reviewer's background 4.0 /10
none basics intermediate advanced expert
Comments 1
0 0

10 rating 3 level 8 clarity 4 user's background

Very approachable for beginners. Nice explanations. Fun to read.
Nothing. It's really good.
Read this, if you want to know more about how Gödel came about his theorems, but don't have the background to understand advanced stuff.