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

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

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

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

**5. What was true about Hippocrates's proof?**
**(a)** It was fairly easy and simple. **(b)** The proof was easy if their was advanced technology available. **(c)** It was useful for circles. **(d)** The proof was exceedingly difficult and not understood at the time.

## Short Answer Questions

**1.** Which of the following is true in modern math about twin primes?

**2.** Which of the following could NOT be included as a step in Euclid's great theorem?

**3.** Which city was the center of thinking and learning in Third century BC?

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

**5.** What is the name for determining the area of an enclosed space by constructing a square of equivalent area?

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