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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Heron's Formula for Triangular Area.

## Multiple Choice Questions

**1. Which of the following is an example of a perfect number?**
**(a)** 10. **(b)** 20. **(c)** 6. **(d)** 1.

**2. What did Dunham consider extraordinary about the Elements?**
**(a)** The content was not based on previous authors' work. **(b)** How geometric proofs were presented. **(c)** The content was totally unique. **(d)** How Hippocrates ordered the book.

**3. What did Apollonius work with in mathematics?**
**(a)** He worked on conics. **(b)** He develped a way to measure the volume of a sphere. **(c)** He discovered the algrebraic equation. **(d)** He worked on advanced algebra.

**4. That properties of specific shapes were early Egyptians aware of?**
**(a)** Pi and the diameter of a circle. **(b)** Parallelograms. **(c)** Irregular solids. **(d)** Right triangles.

**5. How do we know about Hippocrates proofs and theorems?**
**(a)** His books and publications. **(b)** What is known from archived documents of his time. **(c)** Mathematicians rewrote all of his proofs after his death, **(d)** What we know is from references of later mathematicians.

## Short Answer Questions

**1.** What did Euclid state about pi in Elements?

**2.** What did Hippocrates do that advanced mathematical methods?

**3.** Who acted as the gate keepers of knowledge?

**4.** Who was the first of ancient philosophers to consider why geometric properties existed?

**5.** Who was Heron?

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