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428 words, approx. 2 pages
Banneker, Benjamin Benjamin Banneker was one of the first African-American mathematicians. American Mathematician and Astronomer1731–1806 Benjamin Banneker is best known for his work in ... Read more
2,055 words, approx. 7 pages
The Work and Impact of Benjamin Banneker Overview Benjamin Banneker (1731-1806) demonstrated that African Americans were capable of scientific and technological achievements. During the time that Bann... Read more
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Benjamin Banneker 1731-1806 African American Inventor, Astronomer and Mathematician Benjamin Banneker is known as the first African-American scientist in the United States. Until the 1980s his life an... Read more
4,014 words, approx. 14 pages
Banneker, Benjamin and Jefferson, Thomas Excerpt from "A Letter to Thomas Jefferson and Jefferson's Response" Written August 19 and August 30, 1791 Available at University of Virg... Read more
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Benjamin Banneker Born November 9, 1731 (Baltimore County, Maryland) Died October 9, 1806 (Baltimore County, Maryland) Mathematician, astronomer Benjamin Banneker was an accomplished self-taught mathe... Read more