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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through The Extraordinary Sums of Leonhard Euler.

## Multiple Choice Questions

**1. In what time period did mathematicians find a solution to cubic equations?**
**(a)** Seventeeth century. **(b)** Twentieth century. **(c)** Fifteen century. **(d)** Thirteenth century.

**2. What were the main technique(s) that Euler used to find the sum of the series?**
**(a)** Trigonometry and basic algebra. **(b)** Cubic equations. **(c)** Quadratic sums, **(d)** Calculus methods.

**3. Which of the following best describes Cardano's character?**
**(a)** Flirtacious. **(b)** Arrogant. **(c)** Religious. **(d)** Eccentric.

**4. What didn't Euler attempt?**
**(a)** A series of sequencially smaller terms. **(b)** A series starting with the number 1. **(c)** A series where exponents are even. **(d)** A series where exponents are odd.

**5. When was Euler born?**
**(a)** 1903. **(b)** 1707. **(c)** 1658. **(d)** 1796.

## Short Answer Questions

**1.** Numbers whose divisor add up to itself, was considered which type of number according to Euclid?

**2.** Who was del Ferro's student?

**3.** In general, what did Euclid's number theory describe?

**4.** Which of the following was one of Euclid's great theorems?

**5.** Which of the following could NOT be included as a step in Euclid's great theorem?

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