Date: Mar 25, 2000 7:20 PM
Author: Barry Cipra
Subject: Re: [HM] L'Hopital, Pythagoras, Ptolemy and Hilbert


> From: Julio Gonzalez Cabillon <jgc@adinet.com.uy>
> Date: Sat, Mar 25, 2000, 12:47 PM
>
> Mind the "Boyer's Law" in the history of mathematics:
>
> "Mathematical formulas and theorems are usually
> not named after their original discoverers."
>



I'll ask the obvious question: Who is the original discover of
Boyer's Law?

Barry Cipra
cipra@microassist.com