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
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
Where did the word "Algebra" and its underlying ideas come from?
This is the first of a two part series of articles on the history of Algebra from about
2000 BCE to about 1000 CE.
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 ...
Oct 22, 2009 ... His collection of books known as the Arithmetica, a landmark work in the history
of algebra and number theory with the so-called Diophantine ...
Have you ever been taught about the history of algebra and its importance to
science and engineering? Well, if you haven't then it's time that you get a glimpse
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 ...
History of algebraic geometry: an outline of the history and development of
algebraic geometry. Translated from Cours de geometre algebrique by Judith
Algebra is a mathematical system that is a generalization of arithmetic in
symbolic form; it uses letters or symbols to represents numbers. It includes