Euclid sometimes called Euclid of Alexandria to distinguish him from Euclides of
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Euclid was a renowned Greek mathematician, known as the 'Father of Geometry'.
This biography profiles his childhood, life, works, achievements and timeline.
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 was born in 365 B.C. He went to school at Plato's acadamy in Athens. He
founded the university in Alexandria, Egypt. He taught there for the rest of his life
The famous Greek scientist and mathematician Euclid (300 BC) is best known as
... and the building blocks of life; Andreas Vesalius: Founded modern anatomy ...
Euclid enters history as one of the greatest of all mathematicians and he is often
referred to as the father of geometry.
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Euclid wrote the Elements, a thirteen-volume set of textbooks of geometry (the ...
Euclid. (fl. Alexandria [and Athens?], ca. 295 b.c.). mathematics. The following
article is in two parts: Life and Works; Transmission of the Elements.
There are few references to Euclid's life. His education and even birthplace are
still in dispute. Some historical references were written by Pappus of Alexandria ...
Euclid's story, although well known, is also something of a mystery. He lived lots
of his life in Alexandria, Egypt, and developed many mathematical theories.