Journey Through Genius: The Great Theorems of Mathematics Short Essay Assignments

William Dunham (mathematician)
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Short Essay Questions

1. Describe what the Egyptians knew about geometry and triangles before Hippocrates.

2. What did Dunham claim was Pythagoras's major contribution to geometry, and mathematical reasoning?

3. Explain who was Hippocrates, his contribution to mathematics, and how do we know about him?

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