Babylonian mathematics is …
"Babylonian mathematics was any mathematics developed or practiced by the people of Mesopotamia, from the days of the early Sumerians to the fall of Babylon in 539 BC. Babylonian mathematical texts are plentiful and well edited. In respect of time they fall in two distinct groups: one from the Old Babylonian period (1830-1531 BC), the other mainly Seleucid from the last three or four centuries BC. In respect of content there is scarcely any difference between the two groups of texts. Thus Babylonian mathematics remained constant, in character and content, for nearly two millennia.”
Read more here

Babylonian mathematics is …

"Babylonian mathematics was any mathematics developed or practiced by the people of Mesopotamia, from the days of the early Sumerians to the fall of Babylon in 539 BC. Babylonian mathematical texts are plentiful and well edited. In respect of time they fall in two distinct groups: one from the Old Babylonian period (1830-1531 BC), the other mainly Seleucid from the last three or four centuries BC. In respect of content there is scarcely any difference between the two groups of texts. Thus Babylonian mathematics remained constant, in character and content, for nearly two millennia.”

Read more here

  1. trashymommarocks reblogged this from waleran86
  2. wrcsolace reblogged this from talesofscienceandlove
  3. minutemath reblogged this from math-is-beautiful
  4. thegrimsqueaker reblogged this from math-is-beautiful
  5. genius-vision reblogged this from math-is-beautiful
  6. math-is-beautiful reblogged this from mathmajik and added:
    This is a very interesting article, and it also shows just how old some of the concepts you learn about in high school...
  7. talesofscienceandlove reblogged this from mathmajik
  8. good-nyborg reblogged this from allmesopotamia
  9. invictascientia reblogged this from allmesopotamia
  10. ladykrampus reblogged this from allmesopotamia
  11. diiegovelazquez reblogged this from allmesopotamia
  12. great-concavity reblogged this from mathmajik
  13. temporal-dimensions reblogged this from mathmajik
  14. kammartinez reblogged this from allmesopotamia
  15. unitcoder reblogged this from mathmajik
  16. jessicalilian reblogged this from mathmajik
  17. hasturshomie reblogged this from mathmajik
  18. mathmajik reblogged this from allmesopotamia
  19. fedoriarty reblogged this from allmesopotamia
  20. njamck reblogged this from allmesopotamia
  21. jesus-maria-jose reblogged this from allmesopotamia
  22. coeurdelhistoire reblogged this from allmesopotamia
  23. imperfectemerald reblogged this from allmesopotamia
  24. bo0b0okittyfuck reblogged this from allmesopotamia
  25. aly-cooper reblogged this from allmesopotamia
  26. quetzalpapalotl reblogged this from allmesopotamia