A timeline of numerals and arithmetic

Before 2000 BC

Further information: Prehistoric numerals

1st millennium BC

1st millennium AD

1000–1500

17th century

18th century

Calculation of Pi

See also

References

  1. ^ Rudman, Peter Strom (2007). How Mathematics Happened: The First 50,000 Years. Prometheus Books. p. 64. ISBN 978-1-59102-477-4.
  2. ^ O'Connor, John J.; Robertson, Edmund F., "Abu l'Hasan Ali ibn Ahmad Al-Nasawi", MacTutor History of Mathematics archive, University of St Andrews
  3. ^ O'Connor, John J.; Robertson, Edmund F. (1999), "Arabic mathematics: forgotten brilliance?", MacTutor History of Mathematics archive, University of St Andrews