Euclid sometimes called Euclid of Alexandria to distinguish him from Euclides of
Megara, was a Greek mathematician, often referred to as the "father of geometry".
He was active in Alexandr...
Anyone interested in Greek history, ancient cultures, mathematics, physics, and
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Although little is known about Euclid the man, he taught in a school that he ... The
axioms in Euclid's list do seem intuitively obvious, and the Elements itself is ...
working independently, realized that if the fifth postulate did not follow from the ...
Euclid enters history as one of the greatest of all mathematicians and he is often
referred to as the father of geometry. ... Euclid gathered up all of the knowledge
developed in Greek mathematics at that time and .... Don't steal, do research.
After Alexander the Great conquered Egypt, he set up Alexandria as the political
and economic center, and many Greeks lived or worked there. Euclid is often ...
Not only did he carefully choose which axioms to include but he arranged the ...
Although a few works of Euclid's besides the Elements do exist, other very ...
A: Not much is known about Euclid's life, but historians believe he was born
around 330 B.C. in Alexandria, Greece to wealthy parents. Some claim that he
If Euclid did not invent his geometry, but just recorded knowledge that had been
around for centuries before him, what did he do that was so important that his ...
Not much is known aobut Euclid personally. There have been speculations
whether he was a creative mathematician himself or merely collected the work of
However little is known of Euclid's life except that he taught at Alexandria in Egypt
. ... we do not know for certain exactly what reference to Euclid in Archimedes'
work ... Euclid did not work out the syntheses of the locus with respect to three