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Mathematician Paper
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Objective:
To research a notable mathematician and discover his/her contributions to modern mathematics.
DUE: Friday, March 4, 2011
Requirements:
Write a 23 page report (excluding title page and bibliography) on a famous mathematician.
Title Page must include the following elements:
Name of mathematician
Picture of the mathematician (if available)
Dates of birth and death of mathematician
Your name, period, and class (e.g. Joe Smith, Period 2, PreCalculus)
Report must include the following information:
Date and place of birth and death
Additional Biographical Information (education, teachers, mentors, etc)
Most significant contribution(s) to the field of mathematics
Relevance of contribution(s) to mathematics today. How does it influence what you are taught in your math classes?
Bibliography
Cite all references using correct bibliographic format
Wikipedia may NOT be used as a reference
Format of the Paper
Margins may not exceed one inch
Font may not exceed Times New Roman 12
Line Space should be doublespacing
Handing It In  The paper must be handed in using turnitin.com and a hard copy must be handed in.
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Objective: To research a notable mathematician and discover his/her contributions to modern mathematics.
DUE: Friday, March 4, 2011
Requirements: