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Euclid was a mathematician whose third century B.C. textbook Elements served as the western world's unchallenged standard for two millennia. Nothing is known about Euclid's life or physical appearance, and what little is known about his career c... More »
Born: c. 325 B.C., ?
Died: c. 265 B.C.

Euclid - Wikipedia

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Euclid sometimes called Euclid of Alexandria to distinguish him from Euclides of Megara, was a Greek mathematician, often referred to as the "father of ...

Euclid | Greek mathematician | Britannica.com

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Dec 10, 2015 ... Euclid, Greek Eukleides (born c. 300 bce, Alexandria, Egypt), the most prominent mathematician of Greco-Roman antiquity, best known for his ...

Euclid Biography - Childhood, Life Achievements & Timeline

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Euclid was a great Greek mathematician. Although little is known about his early and personal life, he went on to contribute greatly in the field of mathematics ...

Euclid - Hellenistic Mathematics - The Story of Mathematics

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The Greek mathematician Euclid lived and flourished in Alexandria in Egypt around 300 BCE, during the reign of Ptolemy I. Almost nothing is known of his life , ...

Euclid, the Father of Geometry - Greek Mathematics - Explorable.com

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Greek Mathematics. Euclid enters history as one of the greatest of all mathematicians and he is often referred to as the father of geometry. The standard ...

Greek Geometry - Euclid, Pythagoras, Archimedes and Thales

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Greek geometry can conceivably lay claim to being the oldest branch of mathematics outside arithmetic, and humanity has probably used geometrical ...

Euclid - Ancient History Encyclopedia

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Oct 23, 2015 ... Euclid of Alexandria (lived c. 300 BCE) systematized ancient Greek and Near Eastern mathematics and geometry. He wrote The Elements, the ...

Euclid - Biography, Facts and Pictures - Famous Scientists

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The famous Greek scientist and mathematician Euclid (300 BC) is best known as the author of the Elements, the oldest book consisting of geometrical theorems.

Euclid, Greek mathematician - Infoplease

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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 ...