Euclid sometimes called Euclid of Alexandria to distinguish him from Euclides of
Megara, was a ... The few historical references to Euclid were written centuries
after he lived by Proclus c. 450 AD ...
Euclid was a renowned Greek mathematician, known as the 'Father of Geometry'.
... His works were heavily influenced by Pythagoras, Aristotle, Eudoxus, and ...
Euclid of Alexandria was born about 325 BC and he died about 265 BC He is ...
he went to Plato's school in ancient Greece, where only the rich were educated.
The 'complete works of Euclid' were written by a team of mathematicians at
Alexandria who took the name Euclid from the historical character Euclid of
Regarded as the founder of geometry, Euclid is by far the most influential
mathematician ... At one point, some 500,000 volumes were reportedly collected
The famous Greek scientist and mathematician Euclid (300 BC) is best known ...
to find out the earlier mathematicians whose works were could have been more ...
There is little known about Euclid's past life and family. His mother and father are
There are no known records of the exact date or place of Euclid's birth, and little
is known ... The remaining five postulates were related specifically to geometry:.
This wasn't the first time that people were writing about mathematics, and many ...
A common misconception is that Euclid invented all concepts of geometry.
One of the most influential mathematicians of ancient Greece, Euclid, ... and the
Elements were considered one of the greatest matematical works of all time.