# Browsing Mathematics

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Headword | Date | Article Type |
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Napierian logarithms formulated | 1614 | Context Note |

Decimal logarithms discussed by Henry Briggs in Logarithmorum Chilias prima |
1617 | Context Note |

John Wallis writes Arithmetica Infinitorum |
1655 | Context Note |

Length of a cycloid established | 1658 | Context Note |

Infinite series established for the logarithm | 1668 | Context Note |

Pi computed to 100 decimal places |
1706 | Context Note |

Green’s theorem proven | 1828 | Context Note |

George Boole formalizes symbolic logic in The Mathematical Analysis of Logic |
1847 | Context Note |

George Stokes proves Stokes’ Law | 1851 | Context Note |

Arthur Cayley shows that quaternions can be used to represent rotations in four-dimensional space | 1854 | Context Note |

Quicksort algorithm invented | 1960 | Context Note |

Hobbes, Thomas | 1588 - 1679 | People |

Norwood, Richard | 1590 - 1675 | People |

Arbuthnot, John | 1667 - 1735 | People |

Darley, George | 1795 - 1846 | People |

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