# User:MauriceJFox3

Hi. I'm just another guy who thinks the Wikipedia is a worthy and interesting project. I contribute occasionally, mostly because I am a compulsive copy editor, but now and then something substantive.

Having been born in 1938, I'm in the geezer category.

Degrees in physics and mathematics. Twenty years in the U. S. Army, travels in Europe, Mexico, Nepal, Thailand, Vietnam. Shallow knowledge of and interest in a lot of things.

I lived in New Orleans for seven years, chased away by Katrina, returned after a ten month exile.

I recently (finally?) retired from full time employment, and returned to my birthplace, San Antonio, Texas. A year later, I have found seven Saturdays a week to be a bit monotonous, so I am now teaching mathematics part-time at a local community college.

 This editor is a WikiGnome.

 This user can program in Python.

 math-2 This user can contribute with intermediate mathematical skills

 a²+b²=c² This user has invented his/her own proof(s) of Pythagorean theorem, independently of anyone else who may have invented the same proof (if any).

 ${\displaystyle {\sqrt {2}}}$ This user knows how to prove that the square root of two is irrational.

 mysql This user writes programs that access MySQL.