History of Mathematics
MA484 Winter 2024: Northern Michigan University

Here is the list of Exercises for Journey Through Genius.

#### Problem Set # 1 :

• Read Chapter 1 (Journey Through Genius)
• Exercise: #3 - Recall, every integer factors uniquely into a product of prime numbers. The primes and the number of times they appear are both unique.
• Exercises: #4,#5
• Solutions

#### Problem Set # 2 : Due Feb. 9

• Read Chapter 2 (Journey Through Genius)
• Exercises: 7-13, 15, 27
• Solutions

#### Problem Set # 3 : Due Feb. 23

• Read Chapter 3-4 (Journey Through Genius)
• Exercises: 31-34,39,40
• Solutions

#### Problem Set # 4.5 : Due March 27

• Read Chapter 6 (Journey Through Genius)
• Exercises: 76, 78, 83, 84*, 85(a,c), 86
• *For 84, instead substitute $x =y-\frac{m}{3y}$

#### Problem Set # 5 : Due April 5

• Read Chapter 7-8 (Journey Through Genius)
• Exercises: 92,93, 95, 97 (use Desmos to see how many terms are necessary to give 10 decimals of accuracy)
• Exercises: 99, 101, 103, 104,

#### Problem Set # 5 :

• Exercises 107, 108, 110, 113, 119