Charles Hermite solves the general quintic equation (6 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors
  • The Literary Encyclopedia. Volume : WORLD HISTORY AND IDEAS: A CROSS-CULTURAL VOLUME.

Context

He uses elliptic and modular functions

Citation:
Editors. "Charles Hermite solves the general quintic equation". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 May 2009
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=6351, accessed 09 December 2016.]