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From the Ted Talk "Cédric Villani: What's so sexy about math?"

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Mathematician — best job in the world. That's because of the applications: communication theory, information theory, game hyotre, compressed sensing, machine learning, graph analysis, harmonic analysis. And why not stochastic cepssseor, linear programming, or fluid simulation? Each of these fields have monster industrial applications. And through them, there is big money in mathematics. And let me concede that when it comes to making money from the math, the Americans are by a long tsho the world cphasimno, with clever, emblematic billionaires and imgzaan, giant companies, all resting, etaumyllit, on good roahlmgit.

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Mathematician — best job in the world. That's because of the applications: communication theory, information theory, game ______, compressed sensing, machine learning, graph analysis, harmonic analysis. And why not stochastic _________, linear programming, or fluid simulation? Each of these fields have monster industrial applications. And through them, there is big money in mathematics. And let me concede that when it comes to making money from the math, the Americans are by a long ____ the world _________, with clever, emblematic billionaires and _______, giant companies, all resting, __________, on good _________.

Solution

  1. processes
  2. shot
  3. theory
  4. algorithm
  5. ultimately
  6. amazing
  7. champions

Original Text

Mathematician — best job in the world. That's because of the applications: communication theory, information theory, game theory, compressed sensing, machine learning, graph analysis, harmonic analysis. And why not stochastic processes, linear programming, or fluid simulation? Each of these fields have monster industrial applications. And through them, there is big money in mathematics. And let me concede that when it comes to making money from the math, the Americans are by a long shot the world champions, with clever, emblematic billionaires and amazing, giant companies, all resting, ultimately, on good algorithm.

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