## The Birth of Mathematics: Ancient Times To 1300From 700 BCE to CE 1300, thousands of scholars from many different civilizations introduced mathematical ideas that established the foundations of arithmetic, number theory, algebra, geometry, and trigonometry, as well as the r. |

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### Contents

1 Thales of Miletus | 1 |

2 Pythagoras of Samos | 14 |

3 Euclid of Alexandria | 29 |

4 Archimedes of Syracuse | 43 |

5 Hypatia of Alexandria | 57 |

6 Aryabhata I | 67 |

7 Brahmagupta | 79 |

8 Abu Jafar Muhammad ibn Musa alKhwarizmı | 92 |

9 Omar Khayyam | 104 |

10 Leonardo Fibonacci | 117 |

Glossary | 129 |

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Associations | 144 |

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