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Indian Mathematics: Engaging With The World From Ancient To Modern Times

Indian Mathematics: Engaging with the World from Ancient to Modern Times free ebook

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India and the West

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Indian Mathematics - The Story of Mathematics. Despite developing quite independently of Chinese (and probably also of Babylonian mathematics), some very advanced mathematical discoveries were made at a very early time in India. Pictured: The evolution of Hindu-Arabic numerals. Learn more:

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'Human computer' who bested the machines dies in India at 83

Shakuntala Devi, an Indian Mathematical wizard known as "the human computer" for her ability to make incredibly swift calculations, died on Sunday in Bangalore, India, She was 83,