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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. What provided most of the content in the book Elements?**
**(a)** Postulates. **(b)** Propositions. **(c)** Notions. **(d)** Hypotheses.

**2. After Hippocrates, what shape did the Greeks attempt to square without success?**
**(a)** Pentagon. **(b)** Parallelogram. **(c)** Hemisphere. **(d)** Circle.

**3. Who was Euler's teacher?**
**(a)** Johann Bernoulli. **(b)** Gottfried Leibniz. **(c)** Jakob Bernoulli. **(d)** Isaac Newton.

**4. Which of the following was NOT a field in which Isaac Newton made enormous advances?**
**(a)** Biology. **(b)** Mathematics. **(c)** Optics. **(d)** Physics.

**5. Where did Newton go to school before he went to Cambridge?**
**(a)** The King's School. **(b)** Cambridge Prep. **(c)** Charles II Grammar School. **(d)** Oxford Grammar School.

## Short Answer Questions

**1.** Who wrote a treatise that supposed that cubic equations may be impossible to solve?

**2.** What is one proof that Euler was able to prove?

**3.** Which of the following was one of Euclid's great theorems?

**4.** Which of the following was an important proposition given by Euclid's number theory?

**5.** Where was Euler born?

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