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- 04:12, 29 August 2016 (diff | hist) . . (+165) . . Mathematics education (→D: De Morgan, "On the Study and Difficulties of Mathematics": minor quote extension) (current)
- 04:10, 29 August 2016
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**(+2,646)** . . Augustus De Morgan (→On the Study and Difficulties of Mathematics (1831): (1)) (current) - 03:42, 29 August 2016
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**(+894)** . . Augustus De Morgan ("On the Study and Difficulties of Mathematics" title changed from (1898) to (1831) the earlier edition) - 02:57, 29 August 2016
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**(+764)** . . Augustus De Morgan (→On the Study and Difficulties of Mathematics (1898): extend & consolidate) - 02:30, 29 August 2016 (diff | hist) . . (+262) . . Augustus De Morgan (→External links: (2) by De Morgan under GoogleBooks)
- 16:16, 28 August 2016
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**(+2,840)** . . Augustus De Morgan (added section ''On the Study and Difficulties of Mathematics (1898)'' with (5)) - 15:41, 28 August 2016 (diff | hist) . . (+123) . . Augustus De Morgan (→The Differential and Integral Calculus (1836): Image caption edit after replacing DeMorganFrontspcTheDiff&IntgCalculus.jpg with DeMorganOnStudiesDifficultiesMath1898.jpg)
- 15:29, 28 August 2016 (diff | hist) . . (+1) . . Augustus De Morgan (→The Differential and Integral Calculus (1836))
- 03:37, 28 August 2016
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**(+562)** . . 1 (number) (→Quotes: extended Aristotle AsQBy Barrow, "The Usefulness of Mathematical Learning.." & added Proclus, also AsQBy Barrow's "..Usefulness..") (current) - 03:19, 28 August 2016 (diff | hist) . . (+6) . . m Infinity (→E-G: minor edit) (current)
- 03:16, 28 August 2016
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**(+3,656)** . . Infinity (→E-G: Galilei, "Discorsi..".."Two New Sciences": we conclude that unity is the only infinite number..which should warn us against the serious error..of assigning to infinity the same properties..we employ for the finite) - 03:01, 28 August 2016
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**(+3,602)** . . 1 (number) (→Quotes: Galileo as Salviati, "Discorsi.." Tr. Crew & de Salvio, " Dialogues Concerning Two New Sciences": unity is the only infinite number) - 02:24, 28 August 2016 (diff | hist) . . (+112) . . m Infinity (→E-G: minor edit)
- 02:22, 28 August 2016
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**(+2,628)** . . Infinity (→E-G: Galileo, "Discorsi.." or..''Dialogues Concerning Two New Sciences'' (2): attributes "equal," "greater," and "less," are not applicable to infinite, but only to finite quantities. Finite parts of a limited 'continuum are neither finite or infinite) - 14:51, 27 August 2016
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**(+1,460)** . . Irrational number (→Quotes: Flegg, ''Numbers": Eleatic school..attacked..Pythagorean..numerical atomism..Zeno.crisis in..evolution of Greek mathematics..solution..of Eudoxes..separating number theory and geometry for..centuries) (current) - 14:17, 27 August 2016
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**(+1,012)** . . History of logarithms (→Quotes: Flegg, ''Numbers: Their History and Meaning'': Napier's rods are easily made by schoolchildren & the historical route by which the modern slide rule evolved can be followed through with advantage) (current) - 03:57, 27 August 2016 (diff | hist) . . (+220) . . Mathematics education (→E - F: Flegg, ''Numbers: Their History and Meaning'' on jargon)
- 03:55, 27 August 2016 (diff | hist) . . (+448) . . Jargon (→F: Flegg, ''Numbers: Their History and Meaning'': jargon..is the hurdle..a student cannot overcome rather than..mathematical concepts..Every profession has realized the advantage..respect by..laymen..our aim..pull down barriers, not erect them) (current)
- 03:45, 27 August 2016
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**(+893)** . . Diophantus (→Quotes about Diophantus: Flegg, "Numbers: Their History and Meaning": Diophantine analysis..methods are not beyond the capabilities of schoolchildren..Diophantus himself was usually content with finding one solution) (current) - 03:30, 27 August 2016 (diff | hist) . . (+323) . . Pythagoras (→Quotes about Pythagoras: Flegg, ''Numbers: Their History and Meaning'': games..from the..idea of dots & lines..can be a productive source of teaching material. After all, figurate numbers provided..Pythagoreans..important theorems + minor sort) (current)
- 03:14, 27 August 2016
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**(+956)** . . Geometry (→D - L: Flegg, Numbers: Their History and Meaning with (2) images: Algebra1 12 fig001.svg & Difference of two squares.svg) (current) - 19:49, 26 August 2016
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**(+3,963)** . . Mathematics education (→E - F: Flegg, "Numbers: Their History and Meaning" (6) quotes & added (3) images: Algebra1 12 fig001.svg, Difference of two squares.svg, Pfsn.png + minor edit) - 23:01, 24 August 2016 (diff | hist) . . (-2) . . m Mathematics (→U-W: minor edit) (current)
- 23:00, 24 August 2016
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**(+1,534)** . . Mathematics (→U-W: Washington, Letter to Nicholas Pike: not only indispensably requisite in..civilised life; but investigation of mathematical truths accustoms the mind to method & correctedness in reasoning..peculiarly worthy of rational beings..firm foundation) - 17:34, 24 August 2016
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**(+2,917)** . . 1 (number) (→Quotes: Stanley, "The History of Philosophy" (2) from Vol. 3, Ch's 1 & 2) - 16:28, 24 August 2016 (diff | hist) . . (+40) . . m 1 (number) (→Quotes: minor edits)
- 15:44, 24 August 2016
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**(+692)** . . 1 (number) (→Quotes: Livio, "Is God a Mathematician?": Pythagoreans..distinct, complementary aspects of number..monad..as real as water, air & fire..physcial..& metaphysical source of all creation) - 15:11, 24 August 2016 (diff | hist) . . (+22) . . m E (mathematical constant) (→Quotes: minor edit <math>'s) (current)
- 15:02, 24 August 2016
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**(+2,103)** . . E (mathematical constant) (→Quotes: Berlinski, "The Advent of the Algorithm": e is an irrational number..on the leeward side.. between 2 & 3 & playing, like pi..inscrutable role..temporal control with just symbols..spec in dark/analysis of experience/universe of possibilities) - 13:16, 24 August 2016
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**(+1,938)** . . Irrational number (→Quotes: Davis, Hersh, "The Mathematical Experience": the existential crisis in ancient Greek mathematics.. algorithmic & dialectic mathematics.. In a certain sense, neither solution... is a solution at all.. approximation & existence) - 05:04, 24 August 2016
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**(+1,177)** . . Mathematics (→H: Peter Henrici, "Computational Complex Analysis" in "The Influence of Computing on Mathematical Research and Education": Dialectical vs. Algorithmic mathematics) - 04:34, 24 August 2016
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**(+910)** . . Irrational number (→Quotes: Flegg, ''Numbers: Their History and Meaning'' (1)) - 20:29, 19 August 2016
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**(+17,143)** . . N Irrational number (Initiated INCOMPLETE ARTICLE-to be completed) - 18:40, 19 August 2016
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**(+1,749)** . . Negative number (→A History of Mathematics (1893): Vieta, Fibonacci, Pacioli, Stifel, Cardan, Bombelli, Bhaskara..conception of quantity so as to include the negative, was an exceedingly slow & difficult process in the development of algebra) (current) - 17:26, 19 August 2016
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**(+2,754)** . . Infinity (→I-K: J. Klein, "Greek Mathematical Thought and the Origin of Algebra" (2): 1st task of "scientific" arithmetic..arrangements & orders..so..unlimited multiplicity..brought within bounds..Nichomachus, Plato, Theaetetus. Greek # kinds..even/odd..into 1) - 18:22, 18 August 2016 (diff | hist) . . (+40) . . m 1 (number) (→Quotes: minor edit)
- 18:17, 18 August 2016
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**(+2,263)** . . 1 (number) (→Quotes: Heath, "A History of Greek Mathematics" (2): Aristotle..the One is..not..a number..Pythagorean doctrine: Nicomachus, Euclid, Thymaridas..Chrysippus attempt - 1 as number; Thales, Modoratus, Eudoxus, Nicomachus, more Aristotle) - 16:24, 18 August 2016 (diff | hist) . . (+4) . . m 1 (number) (→Quotes: minor link)
- 16:03, 18 August 2016
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**(+793)** . . 1 (number) (→Quotes: Socrates AsQBy Carrara, Arapinis, Moltmann, ''Unity and Plurality: Logic, Philosophy, and Linguistics'': Hippias - each of us is one, but..we would not both be one..two is what each of us must be as well) - 18:49, 17 August 2016
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**(+2,488)** . . 1 (number) (→Quotes: Klein, "Greek Mathematical Thought and the Origin of Algebra": (Plato) permanence'' of condition..makes it capable of being known..ability to count & calculate ''presupposes'' the existence of "nonsensual" units/monads) - 23:06, 16 August 2016
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**(+1,737)** . . Analysis (→Quotes: Viète, Isagoge (1591): Ch. 1 AsQBy J. Klein, ''Greek Mathematical Thought": Theon's definitions - analysis/synthesis..ancients' 2fold analysis: zetetic/poristic..now 3rd: rhetic/exegetic producing the magnitude. Zetetic art/species) (current) - 23:01, 16 August 2016
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**(+1,661)** . . François Viète (→In artem analyticem Isagoge (1591): Ch. 1 AsQBy J. Klein, ''Greek Mathematical Thought": Theon's definitions - analysis/synthesis..ancients' 2fold analysis: zetetic/poristic..now 3rd: rhetic/exegetic producing the magnitude. Zetetic art/species) (current) - 22:30, 16 August 2016
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**(+876)** . . A History of Mathematics (→The First Alexandrian School: Euclid's treatise on ''Porisms" with a description of a porism) (current) - 23:28, 14 August 2016
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**(+1,433)** . . Simon Stevin (→Quotes about Stevin: Karpinski, ''The History of Arithmetic'': (2)) - 22:50, 14 August 2016
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**(+5,552)** . . Simon Stevin (→Quotes about Stevin: Hutton, "A Philosophical and Mathematical Dictionary"; Jenkins, "Early Mechanical Carriages," in "The Antiquary" 32; Image: StevinWindt-WagensTheAntquary32.jpg) - 13:34, 14 August 2016
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**(+1,630)** . . Simon Stevin (→Quotes about Stevin: Gouvêa, "From Numbers to Number Systems" in "The Princeton Companion to Mathematics") - 03:55, 14 August 2016 (diff | hist) . . (+49) . . m Simon Stevin (→External links: minor link)
- 03:54, 14 August 2016 (diff | hist) . . (+31) . . m Simon Stevin (→External links: minor edit: {{DEFAULTSORT:Stevin, Simon}})
- 03:52, 14 August 2016 (diff | hist) . . (+46) . . User:ELApro (→Wikiquotes initiated: Simon Stevin in-progress) (current)
- 03:48, 14 August 2016
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**(+22,483)** . . N Simon Stevin (Initiated INCOMPLETE ARTICLE-to be completed)

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