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… 1783), was the most prolific mathematician in history. His 866 books and articles represent about one third of the entire body of research on mathematics, theoretical physics, and engineering mechanics published between 1726 and 1800. In pure mathematics…

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… but forgot to cover one of Gauss's formulas
Karl Gauss
~Biography~
Karl Gauss lived from 1777 to 1855. He was a German mathematician, physician, and astronomer. He was born in Braunschweig, Germany, on April 30th, 1777.…

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… 1623, and
died in Paris on Aug. 19, 1662. His father, a local judge at Clermont, and
also a man with a scientific reputation, moved the family to Paris in 1631,
partly to presue his own scientific studies, partly to carry on the education…

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… mathematics, science, and engineering was
the invention of calculus near the end of the 17th century,' says The New Book of Popular
Science. Without the invention of calculus, many technological accomplishments, such as the
landing on the…

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… you could have had more specific examples.
The Fibonacci numbers were first discovered by a man named Leonardo
Pisano. He was known by his nickname, Fibonacci. The Fibonacci sequence is a
sequence in which each term is the sum of the 2 numbers…

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… strategies that good problem solvers use to solve a
problem. Before using a strategy, you must remember a few things. First, take your time.
Few good problem solvers solve problems fast. Second, don't give up. You will never
solve a problem…

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… scientist who
dominated the mathematical community during and after his lifetime. His
outstanding work includes the discovery of the method of least squares,
the discovery of non-Euclidean geometry, and important contributions to
the theory of number…

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… Euclid devotes a book to magnitudes (Five), and he devotes a book to numbers (Seven). Both magnitudes and numbers represent quantity, however; magnitude is continuous while number is discrete. That is, numbers are composed of units which can be…

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… a professional report of your experiment, and (2) to show your understanding of the topics related to least squares regression as described in Moore & McCabe, Chapter 2. In this experiment, I will determine whether or not there is a relationship…

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… and mathematician Gauss is frequently he was called the founder of modern mathematics. His work is astronomy and physics is nearly as significant as that in mathematics.
Gauss was born on April 30, 1777 in Brunswick (now it is…

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