## History of algebra

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As a branch of mathematics, algebra emerged at the end of 16th century in Europe, with the work of François Viète. Algebra can essentially be considered as ...

## Origins of algebra | Overview and history of algebra | Khan Academy

Where did the word "Algebra" and its underlying ideas come from?

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Elementary algebra is a fundamental and relatively basic form of algebra taught to students who are presumed to have little or no formal knowledge of ... More »

## History of Algebra

The history of algebra began in ancient Egypt and Babylon, where people learned to solve linear (ax = b) and quadratic (ax<sup>2</sup> + bx = c) equations, as well as  ...

## History of Algebra - Free Math Help

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Have you ever been taught about the history of algebra and its importance to science? Well, if you haven't then it's time that you get a glimpse of the history of ...

## What is Algebra? | History of Algebra - LiveScience

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Mar 26, 2015 ... Algebra is a branch of mathematics dealing with symbols and the rules for manipulating those symbols.

## The Development of Algebra - 1 : nrich.maths.org

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This is the first of a two part series of articles on the history of Algebra from about 2000 BCE to about 1000 CE.

## algebra | mathematics | Britannica.com

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Nov 30, 2015 ... The notion that there exists such a distinct subdiscipline of mathematics, as well as the term algebra to denote it, resulted from a slow historical ...

## algebra Facts, information, pictures | Encyclopedia.com articles ...

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The history of algebra began in ancient Egypt and Babylon. The Rhind Papyrus, which dates to 1650 b.c.e., provides insight into the types of problems being ...

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