“Writing system of numbers and development of mathematical thought in ancient civilizations” – 28/07/2014

In antiquity, not all populations were able to communicate with each other. Those who did, though, developed their own civilization that was partially influenced by the neighboring populations.

Thus, each population had its own writing system of letters and numbers and developed those science necessary for its own way of living.

Come with us to take a glimpse of how did ancient people write down numbers and, for what reason and in what way did they develop mathematical though? Arithmetic, Geometry and Astronomy were their achievements.

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