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MAT 336
History of Mathematics
Spherical Trigonometry and Navigation
1. Spherical Trigonometry deals with spherical triangles. On a sphere, the role of straight lines is
played by great circles. Each of these is the intersection of
MAT 336 Stony Brook University
Word Problems from the Treviso Arithmetic - 1478
[comments in square brackets]
1. (f. 35r) 1 and 1/2 pounds of saffron are worth 2 and 1/3 ducats [maybe $230; saffron is
currently on sale on eBay for $205/lb.] how much would
Mathematics in Egyptian Papyri
Egyptian
index
History Topics Index
Version for printing
In the article An overview of Egyptian mathematics we looked at some details of the major
Egyptian papyri which have survived. In this article we take a detailed look
The Babylonian tablet Plimpton 322
This mathematical tablet was recovered from an unknown place in the Iraq desert. It can be
determined, apparently from its style, that it was written originally sometime around 1800 BCE.
It is now located at Columbia Uni
PLIMPTON 322
Part 1: Introduction &
bibliography
The clay tablet with the catalog
number 322 in the G. A. Plimpton
Collection at Columbia University
may be the most well known
mathematical tablet, certainly the most
photographed one, but it deserves
even
A 5-Times Table
Below is an example of an Old Babylonian cuneiform tablet showing a standard multiplication
table with principal number 5. The tablet is NBC 7344, from the Yale Babylonian Collection.
This tablet is an example of the most common type, begi
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MAT 336
History of Mathematics
On an elementary question in set theory
Georg Cantor
[Jahresbericht der Deutsch. Math. Vereing. 1 75-78 (1890-91)]
In the article entitled: On a property of the set of all real algebraic numbers (Journ