**Mathematics**

Of less interest nowadays are Robins's more purely mathematical writings, such as his *Discourse concerning the Nature and Certainty of Sir Isaac Newton's Methods of Fluxions and of Prime and Ultimate Ratios* (1735), *A Demonstration of the Eleventh Proposition of Sir Isaac Newton's Treatise of Quadratures* (Phil. Trans., 1727), and similar works.

Read more about this topic: Benjamin Robins

### Other articles related to "mathematics":

**Mathematics**As Science

... Gauss referred to

**mathematics**as "the Queen of the Sciences" ... Of course,

**mathematics**is in this sense a field of knowledge ... Of course, the role of empirical experimentation and observation is negligible in

**mathematics**, compared to natural sciences such as psychology, biology, or physics ...

Foundations Of

... the schools of thought in the philosophy of

**Mathematics**- Foundational Crisis - Philosophical Views - Logicism... the schools of thought in the philosophy of

**mathematics**, putting forth the theory that**mathematics**is an extension of logic and therefore some or all**mathematics**is reducible ...Egon Zakrajšek

... He graduated from technical

... He graduated from technical

**mathematics**at the Department of**mathematics**and physics of then Faculty for natural sciences and technology (FNT) of the University ... and solved problems from many fields the usage of**mathematics**in natural and social sciences, statistics, mechanics, classical applied**mathematics**, discrete**mathematics**, graph and network ...Otto Toeplitz - Life and Work

... Toeplitz's father and grandfather were

... Toeplitz's father and grandfather were

**mathematics**teachers ... Toeplitz studied**mathematics**in the University of Breslau and was awarded a doctorate in algebraic geometry in 1905 ...**Mathematics**faculty included David Hilbert, Felix Klein, and Hermann Minkowski ...### Famous quotes containing the word mathematics:

“I must study politics and war that my sons may have liberty to study *mathematics* and philosophy.”

—John Adams (1735–1826)

“... though *mathematics* may teach a man how to build a bridge, it is what the Scotch Universities call the humanities, that teach him to be civil and sweet-tempered.”

—Amelia E. Barr (1831–1919)