# Changes related to "Mathematics"

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#### 10 February 2016

- (diff | hist) . . Wikipedia; 04:44 . .
**(+695)** . . Malik Shabazz (talk | contribs) (→2016: + remarks by Jeb Bush) - (diff | hist) . . History of mathematics; 03:02 . . (+304) . . ELApro (talk | contribs) (→M-N: moved Maor, ''e: The Story of a Number'' to "Mathematics education" article: esoteric, dry way in which we teach the subject.. history of mathematics is a good way to correct these impressions)
- (diff | hist) . . Template:Cite web; 01:09 . . (+1) . . Illegitimate Barrister (talk | contribs) (Undo revision 2081928 by Illegitimate Barrister (talk))
- (diff | hist) . . Template:Cite web; 01:09 . . (-1) . . Illegitimate Barrister (talk | contribs)

#### 9 February 2016

- (diff | hist) . . History of mathematics; 00:31 . . (+62) . . ELApro (talk | contribs) (→K: moved (2) Morris Kline quotes to "Mathematics education" article)
- (diff | hist) . . History of mathematics; 00:23 . .
**(+712)** . . ELApro (talk | contribs) (→M-N: Maudlin, "New Foundations for Physical Geometry": If the Greeks had had a mind to reduce mathematics to one field..their only choice..reduce arithmetic to geometry)

#### 8 February 2016

- (diff | hist) . . m George Pólya; 16:12 . . (+6) . . ELApro (talk | contribs) (→Quotes: minor edit)
- (diff | hist) . . George Pólya; 16:09 . .
**(+1,325)** . . ELApro (talk | contribs) (→Quotes: "Mathematical Discovery": Groping/muddling=trial&error=successive approximation; mathematician sophisticated procedure; scientific theories; teacher should not discourage..trial&error; show in many cases..algebra more effective)

#### 7 February 2016

- (diff | hist) . . History of mathematics; 13:28 . . (+367) . . ELApro (talk | contribs) (→A-B: Bell, "The Development of Mathematics": In their lack of..mathematical curiosity..algebraists of Islam & the European Renaissance were contemporaries of the ancient Egyptians; lacked Greek instinct for logical completeness & generality)
- (diff | hist) . . Max Horkheimer; 13:04 . . (-18) . . Peter1c (talk | contribs) (strip 144px)
- (diff | hist) . . History of mathematics; 05:20 . .
**(+728)** . . ELApro (talk | contribs) (→A-B: Bell]], ''The Development of Math": If the early Greeks were cognizant of Babylonian algebra..supreme stupidity in the history of mathematics; Only in the modern mind..number & form perceived as different aspects of one mathematics) - (diff | hist) . . Foundations of mathematics; 04:58 . . (+391) . . ELApro (talk | contribs) (→A-B: Bell, "The Development of Mathematics": Fourier's analytical theory of heat is the ultimate source of much modern work in the theory of functions of a real variable & in the critical examination of the foundation of mathematics)
- (diff | hist) . . Joseph Fourier; 04:54 . . (+372) . . ELApro (talk | contribs) (→Quotes about Fourier: Bell, "The Development of Mathematics": Fourier's analytical theory of heat is the ultimate source of much modern work in the theory of functions of a real variable & in the critical examination of the foundation of mathematics)
- (diff | hist) . . m Eric Temple Bell; 00:13 . . (-107) . . Kalki (talk | contribs) (→The Development of Mathematics (1940))
- (diff | hist) . . m Eric Temple Bell; 00:12 . . (+4) . . Kalki (talk | contribs) (→Mathematics: Queen and Servant of Science (1938))
- (diff | hist) . . m Eric Temple Bell; 00:10 . . (-23) . . Kalki (talk | contribs) (→Mathematics: Queen and Servant of Science (1938))
- (diff | hist) . . m Eric Temple Bell; 00:08 . . (+48) . . Kalki (talk | contribs) (→Men of Mathematics: The Lives and Achievements of the Great Mathematicians from Zeno to Poincaré (1937))
- (diff | hist) . . Eric Temple Bell; 00:07 . . (-40) . . Kalki (talk | contribs) (format tweaks)
- (diff | hist) . . Eric Temple Bell; 00:05 . . (+79) . . Kalki (talk | contribs) (add to intro from WP intro)
- (diff | hist) . . Eric Temple Bell; 00:04 . . (+232) . . Kalki (talk | contribs) (add image — and might do more on this page within the next day or so — don’t have much time right now... just briefly checking in, and will likely be leaving again soon.…)

#### 5 February 2016

- (diff | hist) . . History of mathematics; 17:36 . . (+28) . . ELApro (talk | contribs) (→See also: History of logarithms)

#### 4 February 2016

- (diff | hist) . . m Florian Cajori; 18:49 . . (+16) . . ELApro (talk | contribs) (→Quotes: minor edit)
- (diff | hist) . . History of mathematics; 16:03 . .
**(+684)** . . ELApro (talk | contribs) (→U-Z: eaver, "Pappus, Introductory Paper": One of the most wholesome tendencies in..mathematics today is..increased attention to the history & genesis of the subject. Pappus of Alexandria, one of the most important of the old Greek mathematicians) - (diff | hist) . . m Euclid; 15:28 . . (+4) . . ELApro (talk | contribs) (→Quotes about Euclid: minor link)
- (diff | hist) . . Euclid; 15:27 . . (-145) . . ELApro (talk | contribs) (→Quotes about Euclid: trimmed Heath quote)
- (diff | hist) . . Euclid; 02:29 . . (+134) . . ELApro (talk | contribs) (→Quotes about Euclid: Heath, ''The Thirteen Books": extended source)
- (diff | hist) . . Euclid; 02:05 . .
**(+971)** . . ELApro (talk | contribs) (→Quotes about Euclid: Heath, "The Thirteen Books...": the "Elements of Music"..the "Musici"; mentioned in Ptolemy's "Harmonica")

#### 3 February 2016

- (diff | hist) . . History of mathematics; 23:47 . .
**(+523)** . . ELApro (talk | contribs) (→P: the circle is divisible into parts unlike in definition or notion..Euclid's Divisions..divides given figures.. into like figures, and..into unlike) - (diff | hist) . . Euclid; 23:25 . .
**(+1,190)** . . ELApro (talk | contribs) (→Quotes about Euclid: Proclus AsQBy Heath, "The Thirteen Books ..": many things..appearing to rest on truth & follow..scientific principles lead..astray/deceive..he..handed down Pseudaria..setting true/false & refutation of error/cathartic/exercise) - (diff | hist) . . Euclid; 21:33 . .
**(+1,264)** . . ELApro (talk | contribs) (→Quotes about Euclid: Proclus AsQBy Heath, "The Thirteen Books of Euclid's Elements": collecting..Eudoxus' theorems, perfecting..Theaetetus'..bringing to irrefragable demonstration.. things..loosely proved; no royal road for Ptolemy) - (diff | hist) . . m Euclid; 18:39 . . (+7) . . ELApro (talk | contribs) (→Quotes about Euclid: De Morgan, added AsQBy source date for Heath)
- (diff | hist) . . Euclid; 18:15 . .
**(+613)** . . ELApro (talk | contribs) (→Quotes about Euclid: De Morgan, "Short Supplementary Remarks on the 1st 6 Books of Euclid.." AsQBy Heath: never has been/can be, a system of geometry worthy of the name, which has any material departures..from the plan laid down by Euclid) - (diff | hist) . . Augustus De Morgan; 18:08 . .
**(+593)** . . ELApro (talk | contribs) (→Quotes: "Short Supplementary Remarks on the First Six Books of Euclid.." AsQBy Heath: never has been/can be, a system of geometry worthy of the name, which has any material departures..from the plan laid down by Euclid) - (diff | hist) . . Simone Weil; 11:29 . . (+199) . . Peter1c (talk | contribs) (Add 1921 photo)