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

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Although Euclid is a famous mathematician, very little is known about his life. It is believed that he was ... He did make a few, but very minute ones. His books, the ...

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Jul 21, 2017 ... Euclid was a renowned Greek mathematician, known as the 'Father of Geometry'. ... Top 10 Facts You Did Not Know About Euclid. The name ...

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The life of Euclid is not well documented, but it is known that he lived in Athens, Greece for a time. He is also known to have taught in Alexandria, Egypt....

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Until the twentieth century, his name alone was a synonym for geometry ("Did you read your Euclid?" the teacher would ask). Although not an original ...

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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.

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Euclid as depicted by Justus van Ghent, c. fifteenth-century; no likeness or description .... Not until the twentieth century did it cease to be considered something all .... in which we live can be non-Euclidean (for example, around black holes and ...

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Oct 23, 2015 ... Euclid of Alexandria (lived c. 300 BCE) systematized ancient ... Euclid did not originate most of the ideas in The Elements. His contribution was ...

www.jstor.org/stable/27966328

unable to locate a "short history," it was necessary to consult many sources, which resulted in the following chronological table on which I based my lecture.