E99 -- Solutio problematis cuiusdam a Celeberrimo Daniele Bernoullio propositi

(The solution to a certain problem proposed by the celebrated Daneil Bernoulli)


According to the records, it was presented to the St. Petersburg Academy on September 9, 1738.

The problem that was put forward by Bernoulli on May 24, 1738 (see Fuss, Corr. II, p. 448) had been solved by Euler by July 30, 1738 (see his letter to Johann Bernoulli on this date; Bibl. math. 53, 1904, p. 284).

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