Journey Through Genius: The Great Theorems of Mathematics Quiz

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

1.

What hindered Euler's work as he grew older? (from The Extraordinary Sums of Leonhard Euler)

2.

What is true about real numbers between 0 and 1? (from The Non-Denumerability of the Continuum)

3.

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

4.

Who was Eratosthanes? (from Heron's Formula for Triangular Area)

5.

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

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