We are going to map out places where

**Mathematicians had made significant contributions to the various branches of Mathematics we learn today.**

View S1-01 Mathematicians in the World in a larger map

**How do we do it...**

- Go through the Secondary 1 Curriculum.
- Identify an area of Mathematics that you would like to know more.
- Carry out a search of a Mathematician behind it:
- Find out the birthplace of the Mathematician.
- What was he 'famous' about?
- e.g. He discovered a way to solve a specific kind of problem.
- How was his contribution relevant today's everyday application?
- e.g. The method of measurement is adopted by doctors to diagnose a disease.
- In which chapter would you 'meet' this Mathematician?
- Mark down his birthplace in the GoogleMap and update the information you found in the textbox.

Scheduled completion date:

**31 January 2011**.

*In the GoogleMap...*

- Describe briefly his contribution.
- Insert 1-2 hyperlinks of website that gives more information about the work/ mathematics.
- Insert his photograph/ portrait in the post.

*Comment*below.

Mathematician-Liu Hui

ReplyDeleteBirthplace- Northern-Central China, Shanxi

-Ding Nina Lin

Mathematician - Al-Khowarizmi

ReplyDeleteBirthplace - Chorasmia

Mathematician : Thales of Miletus

ReplyDeleteBirthplace :( Ancient )Miletus city , which is Aydin,Turkey