In case you haven’t noticed, there is a Problem of the Month up for October. The theme is Ruediger’s (as in Dr. Ruediger Landes) Rutabagas (as in, well, rutabagas). Even if you don’t come up with the general formula, you should definitely turn in whatever progress you make. The POM Potentate is wise and merciful (and generous with partial credit).
If nothing else, you should stop to reflect on the glory which is