Authors: Richard L. Amoroso
A brief history and biography of Descartes and his scientific work is given followed by some of the mathematical details of a mathematical curiosity called the Folium of Descartes which he discovered in an attempt to challenge Fermat’s extremum-finding techniques.
Comments: 7 Pages.
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