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Mathematical Literature Quiz

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1. Which mathematician is credited with the formulation of the theory of probability?

2. In which century did the symbolism for mathematical operations (+, -, x, ÷) become standardized?

3. Which work is considered one of the earliest known texts that utilized a systematic method to solve linear and quadratic equations?

4. Who is known for introducing the concept of a function as a fundamental element of analysis?

5. What is the title of the text by Euclid that laid the foundation for geometry as a mathematical discipline?

6. Which mathematical work by Pierre de Fermat is renowned for introducing modern number theory?

7. Who formulated the P versus NP problem, one of the most famous unsolved problems in computer science?

8. In which text did Isaac Newton introduce the three laws of motion?

9. What is the historical significance of the Rhind Mathematical Papyrus?

10. Which concept did Carl Friedrich Gauss, known as the "Prince of Mathematicians," introduce that revolutionized number theory?