## History of Hindu Mathematics: Numeral notation and arithmetic |

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### Contents

CHAPTER I | 1 |

SCOPE AND DEVELOPMENT OF HINDU | 7 |

THE DEVELOPMENT OF NUMERICAL SYM | 16 |

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algebra alphabet ancient Arabs arithmetic Aryabhata Aryabhatiya Asoka Bakhshali Bakhshali Manuscript Bhaskara Biihler Brahmagupta Brahmi numerals BrSpSi century A.D. chronograms cipher commentary common contain cube cube-root date Sarhvat decimal figures decimal place-value denominator divided division divisor earliest early epigraphic expressed forms ganita ghana ghobdr given in decimal given number gives grant plates Gurjara Hieratic Hindu numerals hundred icchd India Indian Mathematics inscriptions Inscs invention inverse Jaina kapdta-sandhi Kharosthi known large numbers later Mahavira manuscripts mathematicians mathematics mentioned method Mohenjo-daro multiplicand multiplied Nanaghat nine number names numerical signs numerical symbols obtained occurs old system operations origin pdti pdtiganita phala place-value notation place-value system problems quantity quotient remainder result root rubbed Rule of Three Saka Sanskrit says script Semitic Smith and Karpinski square-root Sridhara subtraction Sutra syllable theory tions translation unit fractions upto varga Vedic vertical vowels word numerals writing written zero