Footnotes for Squaring the Circle - Part II

1Smith, D.E, History of Mathematics, New York: Dover, 1958. Vol. II, pg. 312.

2Eves, Howard W., An Introduction to the History of Mathematics with Cultural Connections, Philadelphia, PA: Saunders College, 1990. Sixth Edition. pg. 118

3Dunham, W., Journey Through Genius: The Great Theorems of Mathematics, New York: Penguin Books, 1990, pg.96

4http://xahlee.org/SpecialPlaneCurves_dir/QuadratrixOfHippias_dir/quadratrixOfHippias.html

5http://www.calstatela.edu/faculty/hmendel/Ancient Mathematics/Pappus/Bookiv/Pappus.iv.30-34/Quadratrix.html

6Smith, D.E, op.cit., Vol. II, pg. 307.

7Eves, H.W., op.cit., pp. 118 - 123. I have essentially lifted this entire section on the chronology of pi from Eves.


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