
Coverage : The Math Facts Quiz tests your knowledge of history of mathematics, mathematical terms, famous mathematicians and mathematical operations. 



1.  Who is the famous mathematician regarded as the father of geometry?  a.   Pythagoras  b.   Archimedes  c.   Euclid  d.   Plato   2.  Positive numbers, their negatives, and zero are called integers.  a.   True  b.   False   3.  The prime number theorem is credited to which Germanborn mathematician and scientist?  a.   Atle Selberg  b.   Bachet de Meziriac  c.   Carl Gustav Jakob Jacobi  d.   Carl Friedrich Gauss   4.  What do you call the branch of mathematics that deals with angles, triangles and functions such as sine, cosine and tangent?  a.   Trigonometry  b.   Calculus  c.   Geometry  d.   Algebra   5.  The mathematical term for a symbol that represents an unknown quantity that can change is called a:  a.   Factor  b.   Variable  c.   Constant  d.   Prime number   6.  A number that is smaller in absolute value than any positive real number is called an infinitesimal.  a.   True  b.   False   7.  A triangle whose sides all have different lengths is called a:  a.   Acute triangle  b.   Equilateral triangle  c.   Scalene triangle  d.   Isosceles triangle   8.  How many sides does a pentagon have?  a.   5  b.   6  c.   7  d.   8   9.  This numeral system originated in Rome and was based on Etruscan numerals. What is it called?  a.   Unary numeral system  b.   Binary numeral system  c.   Arabic numeral system  d.   Roman numeral system   10.  In mathematics, one of the inputs of an operator is called an:  a.   Equation  b.   Ordinal number  c.   Operand  d.   Irrational number   11.  Statistics is classified as "pure mathematics."  a.   True  b.   False   12.  2006, in Roman numerals, is:  a.   MDDVI  b.   MMVI  c.   MMIIIIX  d.   MDDIIIIX   13.  one of the following is reflexive angle  a.   75  b.   120  c.   220  d.   160   14.  WHAT DOES BIDMAS STAND FOR?  a.   BRACKETS, INDICES,DIVISON,MULTIPLICATION,ADDITION,SUBTRACTION.  b.   BIG,IN,DOG,MUM,APPLE,SUGAR.  c.   BITE,INDOORS,DAY,ANT,SAT.  d.   BITTEN,INPOSSIBLE,DIVIDE,MOP,SALT.   15.  who is krishna's father?  a.   akshay krishnan  b.   anith ag  c.   sub murugan  d.   pe patti   16.  Who solved the famous Fermat Last Theorem?  a.   Sylvester  b.   Hardy  c.   Wiles  d.   Sier Pinski  
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