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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. Which of the following is false about the modern implications of Euclid's number theory?**
**(a)** Great mathematicians continue to puzzle over some aspects of Euclid's number theory. **(b)** Whether there are no odd perfect numbers is still not known. **(c)** Euclid gave a good idea for how to construct even perfect numbers. **(d)** Euclid's recipe for constructing even perfect numbers is incorrect.

**2. What did Plato use his inspiration from Euclid for?**
**(a)** To prove Euclid's number theory was incorrect. **(b)** To construct his theory on the shape of the Universe. **(c)** To create a new theorem of algebra. **(d)** To classify geometric shapes by their complexity.

**3. What name did Euclid give for numbers that could be divided by numbers other than themselves and one?**
**(a)** Even numbers. **(b)** Composite numbers. **(c)** Perfect numbers. **(d)** Discrete numbers.

**4. Which of the following was NOT one of the basic definitions in Elements?**
**(a)** Right angles. **(b)** Parabola. **(c)** Straight Line. **(d)** Line.

**5. Which of the following was NOT defined by Euclid?**
**(a)** Whole numbers. **(b)** Even numbers. **(c)** Nominal numbers. **(d)** Odd numbers.

## Short Answer Questions

**1.** In his later life, what position did Isaac Newton hold?

**2.** Which of Euclid's postulates troubled many of the following generations of mathematicians?

**3.** Where did Hippocrates come from?

**4.** What else, besides a solution to cubic equations, was in Cardano's book?

**5.** What did British scholars accuse Leibniz of?

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