# Changes related to "User:ELApro"

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#### 10 December 2016

- (diff | hist) . . Girard Desargues; 16:52 . . (+47) . . UDScott (talk | contribs) (+Category:Architects; +Category:Engineers using HotCat)
- (diff | hist) . . Girard Desargues; 16:52 . .
**(+574)** . . ELApro (talk | contribs) (→Quotes about Desargues: Sedgwick, Tyler, "A Short History of Science": Hardly less interesting than the new ideas of Descartes and Cavalieri..But for Descartes..might have led to the immediate development of projective geometry) - (diff | hist) . . Girard Desargues; 16:48 . . (+29) . . ELApro (talk | contribs) (→External links: added section "Also see" with (1): Geometry)
- (diff | hist) . . m Girard Desargues; 16:32 . . (+20) . . ELApro (talk | contribs) (minor link)
- (diff | hist) . . Girard Desargues; 16:28 . . (+106) . . ELApro (talk | contribs) (changed Intro image to Dessin3.jpg)
- (diff | hist) . . Girard Desargues; 16:17 . . (+34) . . ELApro (talk | contribs) (→External links: {{DEFAULTSORT:Desargues, Girard}})
- (diff | hist) . . N Girard Desargues; 16:16 . .
**(+5,265)** . . ELApro (talk | contribs) (Initiated INCOMPLETE ARTICLE-to be completed) - (diff | hist) . . History of science; 16:13 . . (+278) . . ELApro (talk | contribs) (→S: Sarton AsQBy Sedgwick, Tyler, "A Short History of Science": The history of science should be the leading thread in the history of civilization.)
- (diff | hist) . . Pappus of Alexandria; 14:31 . .
**(+597)** . . ELApro (talk | contribs) (→Quotes about Pappus: Coxeter, "Projective Geometry": Projective geometry waives the customary distinction between..conics. Although studied by Menaechmus, Euclid, Archimedes & Apollonius..earliest theorems discovered by Pappus..Poncelet 1st proved) - (diff | hist) . . Reason; 01:03 . . (-141) . . Peter1c (talk | contribs) (Unsourced Undo revision 2200213 by 109.156.209.67 (talk))

#### 9 December 2016

- (diff | hist) . . Galileo Galilei; 22:20 . . (+455) . . ELApro (talk | contribs) (→Quotes about Galilei: Labenbacher, Pengelley, "'Mathematical Expeditions": laws of freely falling bodies and the parabolic paths of projectiles..initiating era of mathc'l physics..''Two New Sciences'' used indivisibles method->book planned/not written)
- (diff | hist) . . Mathematics and mysticism; 21:34 . .
**(+678)** . . ELApro (talk | contribs) (→Quotes: Labenbacher, Pengelley, "Math..Expeditions": 15th c Platonic/Pythagorean mysticism/humanism over..Scholasticism encouraged..infinite/infinitesimal in geometry..math viewed as independent/not bound by empirical/senses, if consistent) - (diff | hist) . . History of mathematics; 21:24 . . (+156) . . ELApro (talk | contribs) (→External links: "Teaching with Original Historical Sources in Mathematics," NMSU Math Dept., Laubenbacher & Pengelley)
- (diff | hist) . . m Henri Levaufre; 19:15 . . (+4) . . ELApro (talk | contribs) (minor edit)
- (diff | hist) . . N Henri Levaufre; 19:07 . .
**(+4,393)** . . ELApro (talk | contribs) (Initiated INCOMPLETE ARTICLE-to be completed) - (diff | hist) . . John Stuart Mill; 17:34 . . (+227) . . Ruskin (talk | contribs) (English history writing by the French)
- (diff | hist) . . Mathematics and mysticism; 01:38 . . (+287) . . ELApro (talk | contribs) (→Quotes: Barrow, ''The Artful Universe'': the only religion that can prove itself to be one.)

#### 8 December 2016

- (diff | hist) . . G. K. Chesterton; 20:30 . . (-1) . . Ranger6342 (talk | contribs)
- (diff | hist) . . Michael Scott Gallegos; 17:04 . . (+12) . . Ningauble (talk | contribs) (VFD – contested PROD nominated for deletion at Wikiquote:Votes for deletion/Michael Scott Gallegos)
- (diff | hist) . . John Wallis; 16:05 . .
**(+3,200)** . . ELApro (talk | contribs) (→Quotes about Wallis: added section "Squaring the Circle A History of the Problem (19130" Hobson with (3)) - (diff | hist) . . Michael Scott Gallegos; 04:07 . . (+34) . . ELApro (talk | contribs) (minor edit intro)
- (diff | hist) . . m Michael Scott Gallegos; 03:30 . . (+289) . . ELApro (talk | contribs) (minor edit intro)
- (diff | hist) . . m Michael Scott Gallegos; 02:42 . . (+8) . . ELApro (talk | contribs) (minor edit intro)
- (diff | hist) . . Michael Scott Gallegos; 02:02 . . (+200) . . ELApro (talk | contribs) (→Quotes about Gallegos: Kay Tan, "Thought Audio," (October 25, 2012))

#### 7 December 2016

- (diff | hist) . . Reason; 21:36 . . (+141) . . 109.156.209.67 (talk) (Added a quote from Gödel (the logician) that I felt really ought to be here.) (Tag: Visual edit)
- (diff | hist) . . Barnaby Rudge; 21:21 . . (-6) . . Ranger6342 (talk | contribs)
- (diff | hist) . . Isaac Newton; 21:18 . . (+1) . . 192.48.10.5 (talk) (Spelling mistake) (Tag: Visual edit)
- (diff | hist) . . Michael Scott Gallegos; 16:52 . .
**(+625)** . . ELApro (talk | contribs) (additional credits) - (diff | hist) . . Mathematics education; 14:08 . .
**(+639)** . . ELApro (talk | contribs) (→A - B: Bunt, Jones, Bedient, ''The Historical Roots of Elementary Mathematics'': math'l tasks in an..historical setting..long division/Egyptians-quadratic equations/Babylonians-geometry/Euclid's day..appreciation early intelligence/ingenuity) - (diff | hist) . . m History of mathematics; 13:59 . . (+22) . . ELApro (talk | contribs) (→A-B: minor edit: corrected Apollonius link to " of Perga)
- (diff | hist) . . Infinity; 02:44 . .
**(+995)** . . ELApro (talk | contribs) (→S: Stifel, "Arithmetica Integra" AsQBy Pesic: It is properly debated whether irrational numbers are true numbers or fictions..they flee perpetually..thus the ratio of an irrational..to a rational..is no less uncertain than..an infinite to a finite) - (diff | hist) . . History of mathematics; 02:41 . .
**(+1,479)** . . ELApro (talk | contribs) (→Q-S: Stifel, "Arithmetica Integra" AsQBy Pesic: It is properly debated whether irrational numbers are true numbers or fictions..they flee perpetually..thus the ratio of an irrational..to a rational..is no less uncertain than..an infinite to a finite)

#### 6 December 2016

- (diff | hist) . . History of mathematics; 16:31 . . (+485) . . ELApro (talk | contribs) (→U-Z: Wilder, "Evolution of Mathematical Concepts": mathematicians are not only the possessors of the cultural element, mathematics..but taken as a group..considered as the bearers of a ''culture'': mathematics)
- (diff | hist) . . Mathematics and mysticism; 16:09 . .
**(+1,077)** . . ELApro (talk | contribs) (→Quotes: Wilder, "The Nature of Modern Mathematics": close analogy between religion and mathematics..To some..a superpersonal ideal, existing independently.t.o others..rules to live by..no intellectual content..traces to primitive cultures..mystical #s) - (diff | hist) . . Leo Tolstoy; 15:47 . . (-145) . . Spinoziano (talk | contribs) (→External links: move to Anna Karenina)
- (diff | hist) . . History of mathematics; 15:42 . .
**(+749)** . . ELApro (talk | contribs) (→U-Z: Wilder, "Evolution of Mathematical Concepts..": diffusion accompanying military conquest in the reverse direction.conquered to conquerer..particularly in math..Moslem conquest 7th century) - (diff | hist) . . Unification in science and mathematics; 03:26 . .
**(+848)** . . ELApro (talk | contribs) (→A-B: Bell, "The Development of Mathematics": recurrent escape & recapture.. inspired some to dream of a final, unified math..mathematical logic. But math..too irrepressibly creative to be restrained by formalism, escaped) - (diff | hist) . . History of science; 02:08 . .
**(+1,611)** . . ELApro (talk | contribs) (→S: Sebokht (ca. 660 AD) as quoted at "Severus Sebokht, On the Constellations": the Babylonians were Syrians..of astropnomy..the inventors & 1st Masters..Ptolemy renders witness in the "Syntax" (Almageste) starting with..Nebuchadnezzar..until Philip) - (diff | hist) . . History of mathematics; 01:14 . . (+99) . . ELApro (talk | contribs) (→Q-S: addition to citation)
- (diff | hist) . . Robinson Jeffers; 01:02 . . (-2) . . Ranger6342 (talk | contribs)
- (diff | hist) . . m History of mathematics; 00:15 . . (+3) . . ELApro (talk | contribs) (→Q-S: minor edit)
- (diff | hist) . . History of mathematics; 00:02 . .
**(+920)** . . ELApro (talk | contribs) (→Q-S: Sebokht (662) AsQBy Smith, "Hist Math" + "Journal Asiatic": Hindus..subtle discoveries..more ingenious than those of the Greeks & Babylonians..valuable methods of calculation & computing surpasses description..by 9 signs. [Surpass] Greek limits.)

#### 5 December 2016

- (diff | hist) . . John Stuart Mill; 19:04 . . (-2) . . Ranger6342 (talk | contribs)
- (diff | hist) . . History of mathematics; 18:15 . .
**(+3,464)** . . ELApro (talk | contribs) (→U-Z: Van Brummelen, "The Mathematics of the Heavens and the Earth" Ch. 3 India: (3) (relation between jyā & sine)(Kamalākara's sine triple-angle formula)(Jamshīd al-Kāshī's cubic equation solution for Sin1 accurate to 8 sexagesimal places)) - (diff | hist) . . m Michael Scott Gallegos; 04:17 . . (+3) . . ELApro (talk | contribs) (→External links: minor edit)
- (diff | hist) . . Michael Scott Gallegos; 03:43 . . (-211) . . ELApro (talk | contribs) (removed tag {{dated prod|concern = Not sufficiently notable.|month = November|day = 28|year = 2016|time = 15:40|timestamp = 20161128154042}} pending "notable" research)
- (diff | hist) . . Michael Scott Gallegos; 03:35 . . (+3) . . ELApro (talk | contribs) (→Quotes about Gallegos)
- (diff | hist) . . Michael Scott Gallegos; 02:57 . . (+243) . . ELApro (talk | contribs) (→Quotes about Gallegos: InfOhio, division of the Management Council of the Ohio Education Computer Network)
- (diff | hist) . . Michael Scott Gallegos; 01:44 . . (+150) . . ELApro (talk | contribs) (→External links: Executive Viewpoints: Gallegos hosted CEO interviews)
- (diff | hist) . . Michael Scott Gallegos; 01:32 . .
**(+652)** . . ELApro (talk | contribs) (→Quotes about Gallegos: Richard Byrne: classic titles across a variety of genres..professionally narrated works)