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
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, branch of mathematics in which arithmetical operations and formal ... In
describing the early history of algebra, the word equation is frequently used out ...
Aug 6, 2013 ... Maybe this fallacy is due to the fact that “algebra” is a word of Arabic origin, but
historical questions are not solved by etymological answers.
History of algebraic geometry: an outline of the history and development of
algebraic geometry. Translated from Cours de geometre algebrique by Judith
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 is a mathematical system that is a generalization of arithmetic in
symbolic form; it uses letters or symbols to represents numbers. It includes
Historians of mathematics have come to focus seriously on the history of modern
algebra only within the last twenty-five years. That history originally tended to ...
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 ...