Author:Pierre de Fermat

Pierre de Fermat
French lawyer and amateur mathematician; given credit for early developments leading to infinitesimal calculus, his research into number theory, and notable contributions to analytic geometry, probability, and optics
Pierre de Fermat


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"Fermat, Pierre de," in Encyclopædia Britannica (11th ed., 1911)


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