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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through The Bernoullis and the Harmonic Series.

## Multiple Choice Questions

**1. In his later life, what position did Isaac Newton hold?**
**(a)** Warden of the Mint. **(b)** Professor of philosophy in Paris. **(c)** Principle science advisor to Charles II. **(d)** Angelican father.

**2. What was the bases of Hippocrates's proof ?**
**(a)** Properties of triangles and semicircles. **(b)** Properties of points and lines. **(c)** Properties of squares and cubes. **(d)** Properties of area to volume measurements.

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

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

**5. Which phrase best describes Newton as a student at Cambridge?**
**(a)** Tolerant, mildly interested in science. **(b)** Unnoticed, but remarkable. **(c)** A highly praised genius. **(d)** Quiet recluse of no intelligence.

## Short Answer Questions

**1.** How did Lindeman prove his conclusion?

**2.** What did Heron's advances put into historical perspective for Dunham?

**3.** Which of the following was NOT one of Gauss' discoveries?

**4.** In the Bernoulli's time, what was the current definition of a series?

**5.** What range of values did Archimedes determine for pi?

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