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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Cantor and the Transfinite Realm.

## Multiple Choice Questions

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

**2. Where was Neil's Abel from?**
**(a)** Norway. **(b)** Ireland. **(c)** Finland. **(d)** Great Britian,

**3. Where did George Cantor live in the 1860s and 1870s?**
**(a)** Russia. **(b)** Germany. **(c)** Britian. **(d)** Scotland.

**4. What concept did Dunham end his book with?**
**(a)** Heron's triangulated area. **(b)** Cantor and his voyage into the infinite. **(c)** Archimedes and the infinite series. **(d)** Newton's method of calculus.

**5. Which of the following can not be solved using algebra?**
**(a)** Quadratic equation. **(b)** Geometric equation. **(c)** Triangulation. **(d)** Quintic equation.

## Short Answer Questions

**1.** What was the bases of Hippocrates's proof ?

**2.** As described by Dunham, what did Archimedes demonstrate first in his proof on pi?

**3.** What sum did Euler find for the series?

**4.** What do we know in modern times about Heron?

**5.** What was true about Hippocrates's proof?

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