Unformatted text preview: • Father of modern Calculators • Built for Etienne Pascal, his father a accountant for the King of France • Built in 1639 • Prove to society that human brain power can be artificially produced by machine Blaise Pascal 1623 - 1662 • Pascal’s Theorem which deals with conic section • In 1640, wrote Essay on Conic Section • Helped laid down the principles of the Theroy of Probability Blaise Pascal 1623 - 1662 • Pascal’s Law: states that in a fluid at rest, the pressure on any surface exerts a force perpendicular to the surface and independent of the direction of orientation of the surface. • In 1647, Pascal published New Experiments Concerning the Void....
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This note was uploaded on 06/12/2011 for the course EGN 3000 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '09 term at University of South Florida.
- Spring '09