Sentence Examples


  • Plutarch, however, states the method in a form requiring the knowledge of Euclid vi.
  • He also studied the first six books of Euclid and some algebra, besides reading a considerable quantity of Hebrew and learning the Odes of Horace by heart.
  • Dodgson periodically published mathematical works - An Elementary Treatise on Determinants (1867); Euclid, Book V., proved Algebraically (1874); Euclid and his Modern Rivals (1879), the work on which his reputation as a mathematician largely rests; and Curiosa Mathematica (1888).
  • No doubt we are informed by Proclus, on the authority of Eudemus, that the theorem Euclid i.
  • Allman, " Greek Geometry from Thales to Euclid," Hermathena, No.