Topics posted 3/28/06

History of perfect numbers

History of the binomial theorem.

History of the quadratic equation.

History of logarithms and logarithm tables.

The history of trigonometry.

Angle trisection.

American mathematicians of the 19th century associated to Rutgers

Women mathematicians.

The Bernoulli family in mathematics

The changing notion of function.

Navigation and mathematics.

The Platonic solids.

History of pi.



Choose a mathematician and describe a subset of their mathematical contributions

Regular polygon constructions

The parallel postulate

The Four Color Problem

Sums of Integral powers and volume formulas