EVOLUTION OF MATHEMATICS:

Today S1-04 covered the evolution of Mathematics, and here are some of the things the students found interesting:

-Tally marks(used since ancient times to record the passing of seasons)

-Different people, different problem-solving methods.

-Roman numerals(still in existence)

-Egyptians discovered fractions

-Abacus(made calculations easier)

-Using strings/shells as currency

-Hindus invented modern numbers

-Numbers were represented using different shapes/objects

-Revolutionized long division-algorithm

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