PASCEL

Cassie Schrock

when and where born?

  • Pascel was born in Clermont-Ferrand on June 19,1623

where did Pascel live

  • In December 1639 the Pascal family left Paris to live in Rouen.
  • No Pascel did not live there most of his life
  • His family moved to Rouen

time and place

  • pascel lived in Rouen most of his life
  • Pascel was born on June 19, 1623
  • during 1623, The Battle of Stadtlohn was fought on August 6, 1623 between Roman Catholic and Protestant forces during the Thirty Years' War.

major contributions

  • Blaise Pascal was a French mathematician, physicist, inventor, writer and Christian philosopher.
  • Pascel invented the "Pascel Triangle"

The Pascel Triangle

  • In mathematics, Pascel's Triangle is a Triangular array of the binomial coefficients. In much of the Western world it is named after French mathematician Blaise Pascel, although other mathematicians studied it centuries before him in India, Iran, China, Germany, and Italy.

Social problems

  • Pascel had ill health

what i find interesting

  • while still a teenager, he started some pioneering work on calculating machines.
  • Pascal was an important mathematician, helping create two major new areas of research: he wrote a significant treatise on the subject of projective geometry at the age of 16, and later corresponded with Pierre de Fermat on probability theory, strongly influencing the development of modern economics and social science.

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