quadrivium

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Such men as Anselm were educated on the Trivium and Quadrivium.

The Trivium was sometimes designated as logic and the Quadrivium as physic.

The four branches of the quadrivium were pursued more casually.

Music, the fourth branch of the Quadrivium, was zealously cultivated.

Thus the first three books contain the Trivium and Quadrivium.

But let us rather seek it in the curriculum of the Trivium and Quadrivium.

Likewise, some work on Astronomy, which was one of the quadrivium subjects.

He was versed not less in the arts of the Trivium than in the sciences of the Quadrivium.

In the curriculum of the mediaeval university, astronomy made up with music, arithmetic and geometry the Quadrivium.

In these last two divisions we have the root of the medival trivium and quadrivium.

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