Hippocrates of Chios

about 470 BC - about 410 BC

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Hippocrates was a Greek mathematician who worked on the classical problems of squaring the circle and duplicating the cube.
Full MacTutor biography [Version for printing]

List of References (7 books/articles)

A Poster of Hippocrates

Mathematicians born in the same country

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Other Web sites
  1. Encyclopaedia Britannica
  1. Simon Fraser University

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