1543 Niccolo Tartaglia on Euclid's Multiplication

EUCLID’S DEFINITION OF MULTIPLICATION CORRECTLY TRANSLATED INTO ITALIAN BY NICCOLO FONTANA TARTAGLIA. In 1543 Niccolò Fontana Tartaglia gave the following Italian translation of Euclid’s definition of multiplication. Quel numero se dice esser multiplicato per un’altro, il quale si e assunato tante volte, quante unita e in lo multiplicante. “That number is said to be multiplied … Continue reading 1543 Niccolo Tartaglia on Euclid’s Multiplication