Name Professor Course Date Carl Friedrich Gauss Sometimes referred to as the prince of mathematics Carl Friedrich Gauss is among the most celebrated mathematicians in history ("Carl Friedrich Gauss PhD" 115). He made his first revolutionary mathematical discoveries in his teenage years. Some of his contributions are in number theory probability theory and geometry. Carl Friedrich Gauss was born in Brunswick Germany in April 30 1777 and was deceased in February 23 1855 ("Gauss"). He was an only child from a poor background and his mathematical journey convention all his life. He was also a humorous person and it is said that he was still able to make jokes even after the news of his wife’s death ("Gauss"). Works Cited "Carl Friedrich Gauss - Biography Facts and Pictures." Famous Scientists - List and Biographies of Most Famous Scientists and Inventors in History www.famousscientists.org/carl-friedrich-gauss/. "Carl Friedrich Gauss PhD." The Prince of Mathematics 2008 pp. 115-124. "Gauss." DEPARTMENT OF MATHEMATICS STATISTICS AND PHYSICS - Department of Mathematics Statistics and Physics - Wichita State University www.math.wichita.edu/history/men/gauss.html. [...]
The topic can be anything from the history of math, to a person who contributed to the field, or a way you use math in your everyday life. The paper must be typed and double-spaced. The paper should be at least two pages but no more than 4 pages. I do require at least 2 cited sources; the sources can be online but must be education sites.