## History of Mathematics ...: Special topics of elementary mathematics |

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### Contents

LOGISTIC OF NATURAL NUMBERS | 32 |

MECHANICAL AIDS TO CALCULATION | 156 |

CHAPTER PAGK | 208 |

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16th century abacus Ahmes algebra ancient angle appears Arab Archimedes arithmetic Arithmetica Aryabhata astronomical Babylonians Bhaskara Bibl Boethius Boncompagni's Brahmagupta calendar called Cardan Chinese Chuquet circle Clavius common commonly computation computus counters cube cubic cubic equation curve decimal Descartes Diophantus division early printed edition Egyptian English equation Euclid example Fibonacci figure fractions French gave Gemma Frisius geometry Geschichte given gives Greek Heath hereafter referred Hindu History idea interest invention Italian known later Latin Leibniz Leipzig Liber Abaci logarithms London manuscript Math mathematics Maximus Planudes means measure medieval method Middle Ages modern multiplication origin Pacioli Papyrus Paris probably problem quadratic ratio Regiomontanus Regula relation Roman Rudolff rule says sexagesimal sine solution solved speaks Stifel straight line subtraction symbol Tartaglia term theorem theory tion translation Trenchant 1566 Treviso arithmetic triangle trigonometry Tropfke various Volume word writers