7 Questions

Questions and Answers

- 1.Which mathematician is considered the Father of Geometry?
- A.
Brahmagupta

- B.
Euler

- C.
Euclid

- D.
Newton

- 2.Archimedes is credited with coining which of the following phrases?
- A.
"Eureka!"

- B.
"I wanna go fast!"

- C.
"A penny saved is a penny earned."

- D.
"I love math!"

- 3.Hypatia is the first first female mathematician of record.
- A.
True

- B.
False

- 4.Besides Newton, which of the following mathematicians is also credited with discovering Calculus?
- A.
Leibniz

- B.
Descartes

- C.
Euclid

- D.
Euler

- 5.Euler made significant findings in the realm of number theory which includes prime and perfect numbers. Which one of the following is a perfect number?
- A.
28

- B.
25

- C.
101

- D.
7

- 6.Brahmagupta is credited with naming zero.
- A.
True

- B.
False

- 7.Which of the following mathematicians is credited with inventing the Cartesian coordinate system (the xy-plane)?
- A.
Descartes

- B.
Newton

- C.
Leibniz

- D.
Euler