# Recent Mathematical Stamps: 2001

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- Buckminster Fuller Stamp Issued July 12. // Mekeel's & Stamps Magazine;7/23/2004, Vol. 195 Issue 4, p8
Focuses on the commemorative stamp issued by the U.S. Postal Service on July 12, 2004 in honor of R. Buckminster Fuller, inventor of the geodesic dome.

- BUCKMINSTER FULLER: Visionary Inventor And Theorist. Logan, Richard // Canadian Philatelist;Mar/Apr2013, Vol. 64 Issue 2, p81
The article features Richard Buckminster Fuller (Bucky). He was born cross-eyes on July 12, 1895 in Milton, Massachusetts that blurred everything closed-up. His dynamic maximum tension of dymaxion became his brand name which reflected his design philosophy in his creation namely the Dymaxion...

- Prime Mover. Olivastro, Dominic // Sciences;May/Jun90, Vol. 30 Issue 3, p53
Focuses on the contribution of French mathematician Pierre de Fermat on the study of the theory of numbers. Principles behind the relationship between prime numbers; Solutions for the equation a[sup n] + b[sup n] = c[sup n] where n is larger than two; List of mathematicians attempted in...

- USPS Previews Its 2004 Program. // U.S. Stamp News;Jul2003, Vol. 9 Issue 7, p14
Previews several historic events and personalities to be featured in the 2004 stamp program of the U.S. Postal Service. Theodor Geisel, author; Anniversary of the U.S. Air Force Academy; Spencer Tracy, actor; 2004 Summer Olympic Games; R. Buckminster Fuller, inventor.

- FerÂ·mat. // American Heritage Student Science Dictionary;2009, p127
The article presents information pertaining to Pierre de Fermat. Fermat is a mathematician who is best known for his work on probability and on the properties of numbers. He formulated Fermat's last theorem, which remained unsolved for over three hundred years.

- FerÂ·mat's last theorem. // American Heritage Student Science Dictionary;2009, p127
A definition of the term Fermat's last theorem is presented. It refers to a theorem stating that the equation a[sup n] + b[sup n] = c[sup n] has no solution if a, b and c are positive integers and if n is an integer greater than 2. The theorem was first stated by the French mathematician Pierre...

- Number Theory and the Queen of Mathematics. Wagner, Megan // Mathematics Enthusiast;Jan2012, Vol. 9 Issue 1/2, p193
The article presents a research on geometry and its relationship with number theory which is compiled and organized from the viewpoint of mathematics education. Number theory, which originates from Babylonians with their knowledge in the right triangle and phytagorean triples, was elaborated by...

- Fermat: A versatile genius. Mukhopadhyay, Utpal // Resonance: Journal of Science Education;Jul2011, Vol. 16 Issue 7, p648
Fermat, a lawyer by profession, was a mathematical genius. Apart from being regarded as the founder of modern number theory, he made seminal contributions to calculus and probability theory. In this article, various mathematical works of Fermat are discussed briefly along with the notoriously...

- A Solution to the Last Theorem of Fermat. Rogers, Gordon // Management Services;Aug1998, Vol. 42 Issue 8, p24
This article provides a solution to the Last Theorem of seventeenth century mathematician Pierre Fermat. The theorem consists of the equation x[supn] + y[supn] = z[supn] about which Fermat stated: "In the Equation x[supn] + y[supn] = z[supn], x, y and z cannot all be whole numbers when "n" is a...