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User Profile: ASAPANS



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Name:

Jonathan J. Crabtree

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Registered:

12/19/10

Occupation:

Elementary Mathematics Historian

Location:

Melbourne Australia

Biography:

In 1968 at age 7 in Grade 2, Jonathan J. Crabtree noticed Euclid's definition of multiplication made no sense. Two added to itself three times is 8, not 6, as people have said for centuries. (HINT 2 added to itself once is 4.)

Jonathan went on to explore hundreds of original source mathematics books & manuscripts spanning 16 languages. Euclid's definition of multiplication had been incorrectly translated into English in 1570 and was NEVER corrected!

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