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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

## Multiple Choice Questions

**1. Which of the following is a quote from Bertrand Russell included by Dunham?**
**(a)** "Mathematics, rightly viewed, posses not only truth, but supreme beauty." **(b)** "Matematicians are the gatekeepers of knowledge." **(c)** "Mathematics is truth." **(d)** "The study of mathematics is the study of the universe."

**2. What was aleph naught?**
**(a)** A method to determine the sum of a series. **(b)** A method to numerate terms. **(c)** A symbol to state the sum of a series. **(d)** A symbol to represent the number of items in a set.

**3. What didn't Euler attempt?**
**(a)** A series starting with the number 1. **(b)** A series of sequencially smaller terms. **(c)** A series where exponents are even. **(d)** A series where exponents are odd.

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

**5. What did Gauss do with his best work?**
**(a)** He published it. **(b)** He did not publish it. **(c)** He gave it to his students. **(d)** He gave it to his son to publish.

## Short Answer Questions

**1.** What did George Cantor discover?

**2.** What was most noticeable about Euler at a young age?

**3.** What did British scholars accuse Leibniz of?

**4.** Which of the following did Dunham concentrate on as one of Newton's great advances?

**5.** What did Dunham describe as the same between artistic movements and mathematical studies in the 19th century?

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