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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through A Sampler of Euler's Number Theory.

## Multiple Choice Questions

**1. Who was del Ferro's student?**
**(a)** Niccolo Fontana. **(b)** Antonio Fior. **(c)** Luca Pacioli. **(d)** Gerolamo Cardano.

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

**3. Heron devised which of the following methods?**
**(a)** A way to determine the area of a triangle. **(b)** A way to determine the volume in a sphere. **(c)** A way to solve binomial equations. **(d)** A way to apply mathematics to public health.

**4. In what time period did mathematicians find a solution to cubic equations?**
**(a)** Twentieth century. **(b)** Thirteenth century. **(c)** Seventeeth century. **(d)** Fifteen century.

**5. What else, besides a solution to cubic equations, was in Cardano's book?**
**(a)** A proof of the Pythagorean Theorem. **(b)** A suggested method to depress all complex geometry. **(c)** A solution to quartic equations. **(d)** An alegrabic solution to quintic equations,

## Short Answer Questions

**1.** Which of the following best describes Cardano's character?

**2.** What did Euclid do in his 48th proposition?

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

**4.** What did Euler's sum surprisingly connect?

**5.** Who was Euler's teacher?

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