# Essays Tagged: *"german mathematician"*

#### Carl Gauss

t to cover one of Gauss's formulasKarl Gauss~Biography~Karl Gauss lived from 1777 to 1855. He was a German **mathematician**, physician, and astronomer. He was born in Braunschweig, Germany, on April 30th ... membership to the Russian and French Academies of Sciences. However, he remained in his hometown in Germany until his death in 1855.~Acomplishments~During his Teen years, Karl Gauss developed many mat ...

Subjects: Science Essays > Mathematics

#### Carl Friedrich Gauss

Carl Friedrich Gauss was a German **mathematician** and scientist whodominated the mathematical community during and after his life ... y of non-Euclidean geometry, and important contributions tothe theory of numbers.Born in Brunswick, Germany, on April 30, 1777, Johann FriedrichCarl Gauss showed early and unmistakable signs of being ...

Subjects: Science Essays > Mathematics

#### How women were treated during the enlightment. A very opiniated paper

having anger displayed at them and a few accepting them as their equivalent.Gottfried Kirch, a male German astronomer, stated that his wife Maria Winkelmann, spotted a comet while he was sleeping, the ... espect for the accomplishments of women. This document goes with no other.Gottfried Leibniz, a male German **mathematician** and philosopher, stated that women are more capable of "contemplating the good ...

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

#### Issac Newton

s time. Newton was one of the inventors of the branch of mathematics called calculus (the other was German **mathematician** Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz). He also solved the mysteries of light and optics, f ... ree laws of motion. Newton applied these laws to Kepler's laws of orbital motion--formulated by the German astronomer Johannes Kepler--and derived the law of universal gravitation. Newton is probably ...

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

#### History Of Computers

add sums up to with figures long. Pascal's device used a base of ten to accomplish this. In 1694, a German **mathematician** and philosopher, Gottfried Wilhem von Leibniz improved the Pascaline by creatin ... This increased funding for computer development projects and increased technical progress. By 1941 German engineer Konrad Zuse had developed a computer, the Z3, to design airplanes and missiles. The ...

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

#### Johann Karl Friedrich Gauss

Karl Friedrich Gauss was born in 1777 and died in 1855. He was a German **mathematician**, physicist, and astronomer. Gauss was educated at the Caroline College, Brunswi ...

Subjects: Science Essays > Mathematics