# Mathematician:Andrea Tacquet

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## Mathematician

Flemish Jesuit who wrote some popular teaching works.

## Nationality

Flemish

## History

- Born: 23 June 1612 in Antwerp, Dutch Republic (now Belgium)
- Died: 22 December 1660 in Antwerp, Dutch Republic (now Belgium)

## Publications

- 1651:
*Cylindricorum et Annularium*("On Cylinders and Rings") - 1654:
*Elementa Geometriae*("Elements of Geometry"), a translation of Euclid's*The Elements*with some work by Archimedes - 1669:
*Opera Mathematica*

## Also known as

Also known as **AndrĂ© Tacquet** and **Andrew Tacquet**.