Who Invented Multiplication?


Multiplication was invented by ancient Babylonians. It is a type of mathematics that developed over time and no one person invented it.
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Multiplication is invented by Human. Maths is not invention of single individual. Many Mathematicians around world discovered and invented new things and added them into Maths.
The. ×. symbol for multiplication was introduced by William Oughtred in 1631.
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Camillo Vitelli invented the pistol sometime in the early 1500's. He named the pistol after Pistoia, Italy which is town that he made it in.
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Who Invented Multiplication?
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Multiplication has been around for so long, no one knows who first came up the concept. People have most likely been multiplying before it was actually given a name. If a man in ancient times had 9 sheep and wanted to make an even trade for product with 3 other men, he would easily known that 3 sheep would go to each man and that 3 times 3 is equal to nine. Thus he would have figured out both division and multiplication.
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