We found 211 reviewed resources for mathematician research
How the Königsberg Bridge Problem Changed Mathematics
5 mins 9th - Higher Ed
There is one bridge too many. A video presents the history of the Konigsberg Bridge problem. To solve the problem, Euler invented a new branch of mathematics—and graph theory was born. Using this new branch of mathematics, mathematicians...
The Mathematical Secrets of Pascal’s Triangle
5 mins 7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
This modern animation and discussion of the ancient secrets of Pascal's triangle manages to be topical, engaging, and mathematically deep all at the same time. A great introduction to the power of number theory across multiple math...
Imaginary Numbers Are Real (Part 4: Bombelli's Solution)
3 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Is the square root of negative one crucial to the process of finding other solutions? Using the properties of the newly discovered square root of negative one, historical mathematician Bobelli is able to solve Cardan's problem. His...