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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. Where was Euler born?**
**(a)** Germany. **(b)** Switzerland. **(c)** Finland. **(d)** Denmark.

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

**3. Who wrote a treatise that supposed that cubic equations may be impossible to solve?**
**(a)** Niccolo Fontana. **(b)** Gerolamo Cardano. **(c)** Luca Pacioli. **(d)** Scipione del Ferro.

**4. Who was Euler's teacher?**
**(a)** Johann Bernoulli. **(b)** Gottfried Leibniz. **(c)** Jakob Bernoulli. **(d)** Isaac Newton.

**5. Which of the following can not be solved using algebra?**
**(a)** Quintic equation. **(b)** Triangulation. **(c)** Geometric equation. **(d)** Quadratic equation.

## Short Answer Questions

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

**2.** Where was Neil's Abel from?

**3.** How many sides did the pentadecagon have, as presented by Euclid?

**4.** Which of the following were an example of twin primes?

**5.** Who asked Tartaglia for his solution to cubic equations?

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