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During the 1930s the new deal legislation was proposed by president Franklin Roosevelt to bring the US out of the great depression

What economic function does the government attempt to correct for in market failures like monopolies

Protection from foreign enemies is established in the Constitutional promise to provide for what

The sharing of ideas and experimental findings with others

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The first recorded use of trigonometry came from the Hellenistic mathematician Hipparchus


What mathematician created trigonometry?

Trigonometry goes back to ancient times. The first trigonometric table is attributed to Hipparchus of Nicaea.


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