Journey Through Genius: The Great Theorems of Mathematics Quiz

William Dunham (mathematician)
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Questions 1-5 of 25:

1.

What were the two types of transfinite cardinals defined by Cantor? (from Cantor and the Transfinite Realm)

2.

Which of the following is true about pi, as described by Dunham. (from Archimedes' Determination of Circular Area)

3.

As described by Dunham, what did Archimedes demonstrate first in his proof on pi? (from Archimedes' Determination of Circular Area)

4.

How did Cantor finally prove his theory? (from Cantor and the Transfinite Realm)

5.

What else, besides a solution to cubic equations, was in Cardano's book? (from Cardano and the Solution of the Cubic)

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