``And if you divide any number by itself, you get 1.''
The teacher in a small high school in southern
The small boy with shining eyes stood up. He spoke slowly, with the calm confidence of one who did not need to be told he was the best in the class.
``Is zero divided by zero also equal to one?''
Unfortunately for all those other teachers who've been asked this question at least twenty times in their lives, the response to the question is unknown. But the life of the boy, Srinivasa Ramanujan Aiyangar, certainly isn't.
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