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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Euclid and the Infinitude of Primes.

## Multiple Choice Questions

**1. Which is a geometric concept that humans have been aware of since the dawn of agriculture?**
**(a)** Volume. **(b)** Gravity. **(c)** Metric system. **(d)** Area.

**2. Which words best describe how solid proofs were developed in Elements?**
**(a)** Axiomatic framework. **(b)** Simple arguments. **(c)** Inverted scaffold. **(d)** Programmed order.

**3. Which of the following becomes an important definition in mathematics that was first presented in Elements?**
**(a)** Intersection. **(b)** Circle. **(c)** 180 degree angle. **(d)** Parallel line.

**4. What did Euclid do in his 48th proposition?**
**(a)** Euclid proved the converse of the Pythagorean Theorem. **(b)** Euclid demonstrated how to use the Pythagorean Theorem. **(c)** Euclid proved the Pythagorean Theorem. **(d)** Euclid demonstrated the faults of the Pythagorean Theorem.

**5. In Elements, how many postulates must be accepted as given?**
**(a)** Twelve, **(b)** Twenty-two. **(c)** Five. **(d)** Eighteen.

## Short Answer Questions

**1.** What is true about prime numbers?

**2.** Which is one of the common notions presented in Elements?

**3.** What did Plato use his inspiration from Euclid for?

**4.** Who was the author of the book Elements?

**5.** Which shapes as described by Euclid, inspired the Greek philosopher Plato?

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