## Who are the best mathematicians?

Top MathematiciansAdolphe Quetelet 1796 – 1874.

…

Srinivasa Ramanujan 1887 – 1920.

…

Bernhard Riemann 1826 – 1866.

…

Mary Somerville 1780 – 1872.

…

Niccolo Tartaglia 1500 – 1557.

…

Thales of Miletus c.

…

Theon of Alexandria c.

…

John Wallis 1616 – 1703.More items….

## Which country has the best mathematician?

South Korea, a country known as an avid innovator among the global science leaders, topped the 2017 list of best mathematics students at the International Mathematical Olympiad for the second time in the history of the competition.

## Who invented math?

Beginning in the 6th century BC with the Pythagoreans, the Ancient Greeks began a systematic study of mathematics as a subject in its own right with Greek mathematics. Around 300 BC, Euclid introduced the axiomatic method still used in mathematics today, consisting of definition, axiom, theorem, and proof.

## Who is the No 1 mathematician of the world?

Isaac Newton is a hard act to follow, but if anyone can pull it off, it’s Carl Gauss. If Newton is considered the greatest scientist of all time, Gauss could easily be called the greatest mathematician ever.

## Who are the 3 greatest mathematicians?

Euler and Newton are considered as the best mathematicians. Gauss, Weierstrass and Riemann are considered as the best theorist. Archimedes is often considered as the greatest mathematical genius who ever lived.

## Who is the real father of math?

ArchimedesBiography of Archimedes Archimedes (287 BC–212 BC) is known as Father of Mathematics. He was born in the seaport city of Syracuse on the greek island of Sicily; his father was an astronomer.