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History of algebra - Wikipedia

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

History of Algebra

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In Depth Wikipedia article on Algebra · In Depth WikiBook on Algebra. The history of algebra began in ancient Egypt and Babylon, where people learned to ...

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 and engineering? Well, if you haven't then it's time that you get a glimpse  ...

algebra | mathematics | Britannica.com

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Aug 3, 2016 ... In describing the early history of algebra, the word equation is frequently used out of convenience to describe these operations, although early ...

The History of Algebra - Wright State University

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The History of Algebra. By. Megan Bell &. Tonya Willis. Egyptian Algebra. Earliest finding from the Rhind Papyrus – written approx. 1650 B.C.; Solve algebra ...

A History of Algebra | The Brussels Journal

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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 ...

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.

Origin of the Word Algebra

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The word algebra is a Latin variant of the Arabic word al-jabr . This came from the title of a book, Hidab al-jabr wal-muqubala , written in Baghdad about 825 A.D. ...

What is the history of algebra? | Reference.com

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From the ancient Babylonians to Islamic mathematicians to French philosophers, the history of algebra is the history of solving problems. With the rhetorical ...

Who discovered algebra? | Reference.com

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Two of the most important people in the history of algebra are Diophantus and al- Khwarizmi. The former is frequently referred to as "the father of algebra," and ...

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

What is Algebra? | History of Algebra - Live Science

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Mar 26, 2015 ... According to Jacques Sesiano in "An Introduction to the History of Algebra" (AMS, 2009), this problem is based on a Babylonian clay tablet ...

History of Algebra - TAU

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History of Algebra. The term algebra usually denotes various kinds of mathematical ideas and techniques, more or less directly associated with formal  ...