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Euler's identity, sometimes called Euler's equation, is this equation:
Respondents to a Physics World poll called the identity "the most profound mathematical statement ever written", "uncanny and sublime", "filled with cosmic beauty" and "mind-blowing".
Mathematical proof using Euler's formula[change | change source]
There are many equations named after Euler. One of them is Euler's formula:
Write Euler's formula replacing x with the value
References[change | change source]
- Sandifer, C. Edward 2007. Euler's greatest hits. Mathematical Association of America, p. 4. ISBN 978-0-88385-563-8
- Crease, Robert P. (2004-10-06). "The greatest equations ever". IOP. http://physicsworld.com/cws/article/print/2004/oct/06/the-greatest-equations-ever. Retrieved 2016-02-20.