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.
  • At the age of eight he began Latin, Euclid, and algebra, and was appointed schoolmaster to the younger children of the family.
  • His introduction to Euclid took place accidentally in 1629 (Aubrey's Lives, p. 604).
  • 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).