Transcript of euclid, the mathematician the big thinker euclid early life not much is known about euclid, . Euclid alive around the year 300 bc, greek mathematician euclid made huge contributions to mathematics often referred to as the. Euclid of alexandria was an ancient greek mathematician, who is regarded as the ‘father of geometry’ his work appeared during the time of ptolemy i in the. Euclid is credited as mathematician, math expert who wrote the elements, the greek mathematician (math expert) euclid wrote the elements, a thirteen-volume set of.
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Euclid of alexandria in this paper we present the story of the most famous ancient female mathematician, hypatia, euclid: biography of a great thinker edtedcom. The greek mathematician euclid (active 300 bc) wrote the elements, a collection of geometrical theorems the oldest extant major mathematical work in the western. Euclid 300 bc euclid was an ancient greek mathematician see a related article at britannicacom: . Euclid is considered by many as the “father of geometry” a greek mathematician, euclid is believed to have lived around 300 bc he is most known for his. A comprihensive directory of world's famous mathematicians, a mathematician is an expert in the field of mathematics euclid (greek) blaise pascal (french.The greek mathematician (math expert) euclid wrote the elements, a thirteen-volume set of textbooks of geometry (the study of points, lines, angles, and surfaces. Euclid a greek mathematician stephen hammack & anthony hartwig life in general euclid wrote the series called the elements, a collection of books on. Euclid's elements book iii, euclid of alexandria (greek: εὐκλείδης) (about 325 bc–265 bc) was a greek mathematician who lived in alexandria,. The famous greek scientist and mathematician euclid (300 bc) is best known as the author of the elements this is a mathematical textbook focusing mainly on. Born around 325 bc and died about 265 bc in alexandria, egypt this is the most usually presented idea - that euclid was an ordinary mathematician/scholar,. Euclid: the most prominent mathematician of greco-roman antiquity, best known for his geometry book, the elements. A biography of euclid a short description of his life and contributions to the study of geometry links to other resources. Euclid's biography heath, history p 354: proclus apollonius [another mathematician] spent a very long time with the pupils of euclid at alexandria. Euclid, otherwise known as euclid of alexandria, was a greek mathematician who is credited as being the father of geometry.
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