Paperback: 68 pages
Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform (March 18, 2013)
Product Dimensions: 8.5 x 0.2 x 10 inches
Amazon Rank: 6838559
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Pierre de Fermat, a licensed lawyer, legislator, and an amateur mathematician, was an odd but perhaps the most productive and rare-power mathematician of his era, making colossal contributions: the calculus, maxima and minima, the number theory, the least-time principal, or the sine law of refraction in optics. Fermat was the first person known to have evaluated the integral of general power functions. Using an ingenious trick, he was able to red...