Journey Through Genius: The Great Theorems of Mathematics Quiz

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

1.

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

2.

Who else, besides Newton, independently discovered a calculus method? (from A Gem from Isaac Newton)

3.

What did Dunham describe about the following series 1 + 2 + 3 + 4. . .? (from The Bernoullis and the Harmonic Series)

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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