Euclid is one of the greatest mathematician of all time. His greatest achievement was writing the Elements which contains many theorems and propositions collected by Euclid, and many of which he supposedly proved. What is great about Euclid’s work was that he developed the Elements in an axiomatic way, a feat that was never before done in his […]

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# Posts tagged with 'euclid'

## The Five Postulates: Where It All Began

Euclid was a Greek mathematician who organized the known mathematical theorems during his time as well as formulated and proved many of his own. These theorems were written in Elements. In the Elements, Euclid developed the five postulates or axioms, in which all theorems were deduced. The Elements was used by many schools for more […]

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