Journey Through Genius: The Great Theorems of Mathematics Quiz

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

1.

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

2.

Which of the following demonstrates the successive squared denominator series? (from The Bernoullis and the Harmonic Series)

3.

Which of the following can not be solved using algebra? (from Cardano and the Solution of the Cubic)

4.

What did Cantor's beliefs lead him to think? (from Cantor and the Transfinite Realm)

5.

How did Gauss feel about his best work? (from A Sampler of Euler's Number Theory)

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