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German descent

Last complete mathematician

Could construct a regular 17-gon: Yes or No?

Supposedly added a series like 1+2+3++99+100 = ?

Explored number theory, differential geometry, plus everything else anyone claimed to explore

Answer: CARL FREDERICH GAUSS, 1777-1855