Euclid sometimes called Euclid of Alexandria to distinguish him from Euclid of
Megara, was a Greek mathematician, often referred to as the "father of geometry".
He was active in Alexandria...
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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 ...
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He probably studied for a time at Plato's Academy in Athens but, by Euclid's time,
Alexandria, under the patronage of the Ptolemies and with its prestigious and ...
Euclid was a renowned Greek mathematician, known as the 'Father of Geometry'.
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Not much is known aobut Euclid personally. There have been speculations
whether he was a creative mathematician himself or merely collected the work of
Euclid. Euclid (yōˈklĭd) [key], fl. 300 B.C., Greek mathematician. Little is known of
his life other than the fact that he taught at Alexandria, being associated with ...
If Euclid did not invent his geometry, but just recorded knowledge that had been
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There are no known records of the exact date or place of Euclid's birth, and little
... We do know that during the reign of Ptolemy I he taught mathematics in .... I
thought at first that I understood its meaning, but soon became satisfied that I did
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