# Mathematician Sentence Examples

- ARCHIMEDES (c. 287 -212 B.C.), Greek
**mathematician**and inventor, was born at Syracuse, in Sicily. - Tobit ben Korra (836-901), born at Harran in Mesopotamia, an accomplished linguist,
**mathematician**and astronomer, rendered conspicuous service by his translations of various Greek authors. - The first notable Arabian
**mathematician**was Mahommed ben Musa al-Khwarizmi, who flourished in the reign of Mamun. - LUIGI CREMONA (1830-1903), Italian
**mathematician**, was born at Pavia on the 7th of December 1830. - FRANZ ERNST NEUMANN (1798-1895), German mineralogist, physicist and
**mathematician**, was born at Joachimstal on the Il th of September 1798. - JOHN NAPIER (1550-1617), Scottish
**mathematician**and inventor of logarithms, was born at Merchiston near Edinburgh in 1550, and was the eighth Napier of Merchiston. - He studied at Alexandria and doubtless met there Conon of Samos, whom he admired as a
**mathematician**and cherished as a friend, and to whom he was in the habit of communicating his discoveries before publication. - - To find a square number which remains a square after the addition and subtraction of 5, put to our
**mathematician**in presence of the emperor by John of Palermo, who, perhaps, was quite enough Leonardo's friend to set him such problems only as he had himself asked for. - Archimedes, the famous
**mathematician**, had a celestial globe of glass, in the centre of which was a small terrestrial globe. - THOMAS GALLOWAY (1796-1851), Scottish
**mathematician**, was born at Symington, Lanarkshire, on the 26th of February 1796. - Euler's eulogium was enhanced by his desire to quit Berlin, d'Alembert's by his dread of a royal command to repair thither; and the result was that an invitation, conveying the wish of the "greatest king in Europe" to have the "greatest
**mathematician**" at his court, was sent to Turin. - About 1136), was a
**mathematician**, astronomer and philosopher much studied in the middle ages. - Mechanics (including dynamical astronomy) is that subject among those traditionally classed as "applied" which has been most completely transfused by mathematics - that is to say, which is studied with the deductive spirit of the pure
**mathematician**, and not with the covert inductive intention overlaid with the superficial forms of deduction, characteristic of the applied**mathematician**. - CHARLES LUTWIDGE DODGSON (LEWIS CARROLL] (1832-1898), English
**mathematician**and author, son of the Rev. Charles Dodgson, vicar of Daresbury, Cheshire, was born in that village on the 27th of January 1832. - PAOLO FRISI (1728-1784), Italian
**mathematician**and astronomer, was born at Milan on the 13th of April 1728. - CHRISTIAAN HUYGENS (1629-1695), Dutch
**mathematician**, mechanician, astronomer and physicist, was born at the Hague on the 14th of April 1629. - Anzeiger, 1760), and the Alsatian
**mathematician**, J. - In analytical invention, and mastery over the calculus, the Turin
**mathematician**was admittedly unrivalled. - PIERRE SIMON LAPLACE, MARQUIS DE (1749-1827), French
**mathematician**and astronomer, was born at Beaumont-en-Auge in Normandy, on the 28th of March 1749. - It might be said that Laplace was a great
**mathematician**by the original structure of his mind, and became a great discoverer through the sentiment which animated it. - One stirring social incident at least marked this part of his life, for, during the revolutionary insurrection in March 1848, the young
**mathematician**, as a member of a company of student volunteers, kept guard in the royal palace from 9 o'clock on the morning of the 24th of March till 1 o'clock on the afternoon of the following day. - JOSEPH LOUIS LAGRANGE (1736-1813), French
**mathematician**, was born at Turin, on the 25th of January 1736. - Napier's priority in the publication of the logarithms is unquestioned and only one other contemporary
**mathematician**seems to have conceived the idea on which they depend. - GEORGE BOOLE (1815-1864), English logician and
**mathematician**, was born in Lincoln on the 2nd of November 1815. - JACOPO FRANCESCO RICCATI, Count (1676-1754), Italian
**mathematician**, was born at Venice on the 8th of May 1676, and died at Treviso on the 15th of April 17 54. - Giordano was distinguished both as a
**mathematician**and an architect. - JEAN LE ROND D ALEMBERT' (1717-1783), French
**mathematician**and philosopher, was born at Paris in November 1717. - GILLES PERSONNE ROBERVAL (or [[Personier) De]] (1602-1675), French
**mathematician**, was born at Roberval, near Beauvais, on the 8th of August 1602. - Even before this, however, he had shown a strong inclination for natural science, and this had been fostered by his intimacy with a "self-taught philosopher, astronomer and
**mathematician**," as Sir Walter Scott called him, of great local fame - James Veitch of Inchbonny, who was particularly skilful in making telescopes. - 1575-1660), English
**mathematician**, was born at Eton, and educated there and at King's College, Cambridge, of which he became fellow. - LEONARDO OF PISA (LEONARDUS PISANUS Or Fibonacci), Italian
**mathematician**of the 13th century. - GEORG FRIEDRICH BERNHARD RIEMANN (1826-1866), German
**mathematician**, was born on the 17th of September [[Xxiii. - It was eagerly welcomed by the Berlin
**mathematician**, who had the generosity to withhold from publication his own further researches on the subject, until his youthful correspondent should have had time to complete and opportunity to claim the invention. - HENRY JOHN STEPHEN SMITH (1826-1883), English
**mathematician**, was born in Dublin on the 2nd of November 1826, and was the fourth child of his parents. - EVARISTE GALOIS (1811-1832), French
**mathematician**, was born on the 25th of October 1811, and killed in a duel on the 31st of May 1832. - TARTAGLIA, or [[Tartalea, Niccolo]] (c. 1506-1559), Italian
**mathematician**, was born at Brescia. - 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). - GEORGE PEACOCK (1791-1858), English
**mathematician**, was born at Thornton Hall, Denton, near Darlington, on the 9th of April 1791. - After completing these reductions, Airy made inquiries, before engaging in any theoretical investigation in connexion with them, whether any other
**mathematician**was pursuing the subject, and learning that Hansen had taken it in hand under the patronage of the king of Denmark, but that, owing to the death of the king and the consequent lack of funds, there was danger of his being compelled to abandon it, he applied to the admiralty on Hansen's behalf for the necessary sum. - PRICE, BARTHOLOMEW (1818-1898), English
**mathematician**and educationist, was born at Coln St Denis, Gloucestershire, Priapulus caudatus Lam. - "BERTRAND ARTHUR WILLIAM RUSSELL (1872-), English
**mathematician**and philosopher, second son of Viscount Amberley and grandson of the 1st Earl Russell, was born at Chepstow May 18 1872. - JEAN VICTOR PONCELET (1788-1867), French
**mathematician**and engineer, was born at Metz on the 1st of July 1788. - Frankl; the pianist Moscheles, the dramatist Mosenthal, and the actor Sonnenthal, the
**mathematician**Spitzer and the chess-player Steinitz are some of the most prominent names. - COLIN MACLAURIN (1698-1746), Scottish
**mathematician**, was the son of a clergyman, and born at Kilmodan, Argyllshire. - JOHANN HEINRICH LAMBERT (1728-1777), German physicist,
**mathematician**and astronomer, was born at Mulhausen, Alsace, on the 26th of August 1728. - There was a certain learned
**mathematician**who sent his algebra, written in the Syriac language, to Alexander the Great, and he named it almucabala, that is, the book of dark or mysterious things, which others would rather call the doctrine of algebra. - The first extant work which approaches to a treatise on algebra is by Diophantus, an Alexandrian
**mathematician**, who flourished about A.D. - The fame of this astronomer and
**mathematician**rests on his work, the Aryabhattiyam, the third chapter of which is devoted to mathematics. - Ganessa, an eminent astronomer,
**mathematician**and scholiast of Bhaskara, quotes this work and makes separate mention of the cuttaca (" pulveriser "), a device for effecting the solution of indeterminate equations. - RHETICUS, or RHAETICUS (1514-1576), a surname given to GEORGE JOACHIM, German astronomer and
**mathematician**, from his birth at Feldkirch in that part of Tirol which was anciently the territory of the Rhaeti. - The only teacher whom he respected was a certain Petrus de Maharncuria Picardus, or of Picardy, probably identical with a certain
**mathematician**, Petrus Peregrinus of Picardy, who is perhaps the author of a MS. treatise, De Magnete, contained in the Bibliotheque Imperiale at Paris. - His name first came before the public in 1683, when a prospectus was published in Edinburgh entitled An Account of the Scottish Atlas, stating that "the Privy Council of Scotland has appointed John Adair,
**mathematician**and skilfull mechanick, to survey the shires." - The earliest Indian
**mathematician**of whom we have certain knowledge is Aryabhatta, who flourished about the beginning of the 6th century of our era. - On the other hand a map drawn on the surface of a sphere representing a terrestrial globe will prove true to nature, for it possesses, in combination, the qualities which the ingenuity of no
**mathematician**has hitherto succeeded in imparting to a projection intended for a map of some extent, namely, equivalence of areas of distances and angles.