**Mathematics Quiz 2 - General Quiz on Mathematics and Mathematicians**

**1. In which year did Government of India declare that Ramanujan's birthday (22 December) should be celebrated every year as National Mathematics Day?**

**2. SASTRA Ramanujan Prize of $10,000 to be given annually to a mathematician not exceeding the age of 32 for outstanding contributions in an area of mathematics influenced by Ramanujan. The 32 years was chosen as it is**

**3. Who defined Mathematics as the "science of quantity"?**

**4. Which of the following is NOT awarded in Mathematics?**

**5. "So far as the theories of mathematics are about reality, they are not certain; so far as they are certain, they are not about reality". Can you name this person, who once remarked that "I don’t believe in mathematics"?**

**6. This scientist and statistician was a member of the first Planning commission of free india and the founder of Indian Statistical Institute. Can you name him?**

**7. This Indian born American mathematician and statistician was awarded the US National Medal of Science in 2002. Can you name this scientist whom The Times of India listed as one of the top 10 Indian scientists of all time?**

**8. Who was the first mathematician to is considered the first to formulate the concept of zero and to give rules to compute with zero?**

**9. Which number is known as the Hardy–Ramanujan number?**

**10. Sir Isaac Newton developed a branch of Mathematics to study the motion of particles. Can you name it?**