Arithmos I - Algebra and Logarithms
- From: Tuesday, July 10, 2001, 3:00 pm
- To: Wednesday, July 11, 2001, 1:00 pm.
- Location:Hillsdale, NY
- Reading List: Our readings were from Ron Calinger's book
Classics of Mathematics.
- Cardano, from the Ars Magna,
Calinger, reading 56, pp. 263-266.
- Viete, from In artem analyticem isagoge,
Calinger, reading 57, pp. 268-272.
- Napier, from Mirifici logarithmorum canonis constructio,
Calinger, reading 59, pp. 282-289.
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enjoying lunch at the end of the session.
Last modified: September 6, 2001.
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