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Title: Minima a maxima Pierra de Fermat (k 350 letům od matematikovy smrti) (Czech)
Author: Jáchim, František
Language: Czech
Journal: Rozhledy matematicko-fyzikální
ISSN: 0035-9343 (print)
Volume: 89
Issue: 3
Year: 2014
Pages: 18-25
Summary lang: English
Category: history
Summary: The article deals with several mathematical problems on finding local maxima or minima by a French lawyer and mathematician Pierre de Fermat. Fermat’s original solving methods without the use of differential calculus are described. Fermat’s contribution to physics (Fermat’s principle of least time) is briefly mentioned. The article also presents Fermat’s biographical data. (English)
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