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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Archimedes' Determination of Circular Area.

## Multiple Choice Questions

**1. Where did Hippocrates come from?**
**(a)** Athens. **(b)** Chios. **(c)** Rome. **(d)** Constinople.

**2. Which of the following were an example of twin primes?**
**(a)** 15 and 16. **(b)** 2 and 6. **(c)** 11 and 13. **(d)** 19 and 22.

**3. Which of the following is true in modern math about twin primes?**
**(a)** They are not considered whole numbers. **(b)** Their sum is always another prime number. **(c)** They are infinite. **(d)** We don't know if they are finite or infinite.

**4. What did Dunham consider as Archimedes's "masterpiece"?**
**(a)** Archimedes' work on volume to surface area ratios. **(b)** Archimedes' work on shperes, cones, and cylinders. **(c)** Archimedes' work on determining a number value for pi. **(d)** Archimedes' work on determining angular measurements.

**5. Which of the following was one of Euclid's great theorems?**
**(a)** There exists only infinite and whole numbers. **(b)** There exists an finite number of prime numbers. **(c)** Prime numbers are more comples than discrete numbers. **(d)** There exists an infinite number of prime numbers.

## Short Answer Questions

**1.** What was known about pi, during Archimedes' time?

**2.** What did Archimedes manage to prove using Euclid's ideas?

**3.** How do we know about Hippocrates proofs and theorems?

**4.** After working on pi, what did Archimedes continue with in his study of mathematics?

**5.** What did Euclid do in his 48th proposition?

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