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This test consists of 15 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
Directions: Circle the correct answer.
1. What was the title of Cardano's book which contained the solution to the cubic?
c) La Magnifica.
d) Ars Magna.
2. As described by Archimedes, what is always true about he diameter of the circle?
a) It's never proportional to its circumference.
b) It's equal to the square of the radius.
c) It's always proportional to its circumference.
d) It's equal to pi.
3. How do we know about Hippocrates proofs and theorems?
a) Mathematicians rewrote all of his proofs after his death,
b) What is known from archived documents of his time.
c) What we know is from references of later mathematicians.
d) His books and publications.
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