This library guide contains resources for the course, MA 330W History of Mathematics, beginning with the Ancients. You will find information on the most important aspects of mathematics from the beginning of recorded mathematical activity through the development of calculus.
You should write a short two-page biography on your assigned individual. Include information about early education and background to include interesting information such as:
You must supply references on your sources as part of the intent of this exercise is for you to learn to deal with citations. Naturally this biography must be typed (12-point font, double spaced). It is expected that some students will be asked to resubmit this paper.