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Most recent answer: 04/15/2013
Q:
Who is Leonhard Euler and what did he do? This is not Homework.
- Ali (age 11)
Toronto,Ontario,Canada
A:

I suspect that your question was stimulated by today's beautiful Google logo in honor of Euler. For a reasonably complete answer, there must be articles on Wikipedia etc. Meanwhile, I'll mention just one beautiful equation due to Euler:
 

e = -1.
 


(published on 04/15/2013)

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