|Title||Paper, 'Conjectures as to Cardan's rule having been discovered by Scipio Terreus' by Francis Maseres|
Published in Philosophical Transactions, as 'A conjecture concerning the method by which Cardan's rules for resolving the cubic equation x3-qx=r in the first case of it (or when r is greater than 29vq—3v3, or rr—4 is greater than q3—27) were probably discovered by Scipio Ferreus, of Bononia, or whoever else was the first inventor of them'
Read 24 February 1780
|Physical description||Ink on paper|
|Related material||DOI: 10.1098/rstl.1780.0012|
Fellows associated with this archive
|NA7181||Maseres; Francis (1731 - 1824)||1731 - 1824|