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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 11, The Sphere and the Cylinder.

## Multiple Choice Questions

**1. What was Archimedes favorite branch of mathematics?**
**(a)** Trigonometry. **(b)** Algebra. **(c)** Geometry. **(d)** Calculus.

**2. What is the solid of a triangle?**
**(a)** Cone. **(b)** Box. **(c)** Cube. **(d)** Sphere.

**3. Which branch of mathematics deals with motion and change?**
**(a)** Applied Mathematics. **(b)** Calculus. **(c)** Algebra. **(d)** Trigonometry.

**4. Which branch of mathematics studies numbers?**
**(a)** Geometry. **(b)** Computation. **(c)** Algebra. **(d)** Arithmetic.

**5. In how many books that Archimedes sent to his friends, did he make deliberate errors?**
**(a)** Four. **(b)** Three. **(c)** Two. **(d)** One.

## Short Answer Questions

**1.** What type of mathematics must engineers use to build bridges?

**2.** How many miles long would Archimedes' lever have had to be if he had tried to move the earth?

**3.** What is the work that is to be done with a lever called?

**4.** What did Archimedes want on his tomb?

**5.** What is the solid of a rectangle?

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