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History of Hindu mathematics

Bibhutibhusan Datta

History of Hindu mathematics

a source book

by Bibhutibhusan Datta

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Published by Asia Pub. House in Bombay .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mathematics -- History,
  • Mathematics, Hindu

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Bibhutibhusan Datta and Avadhesh Narayan Singh.
    ContributionsSingh, Avadhesh Narayan,
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQA27 I4 D282
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17415573M

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History of Hindu mathematics by Bibhutibhusan Datta Download PDF EPUB FB2

This book fills up a major deficiency in the organization of the complete history of Hindu Mathematics, by giving a comprehensive account of the growth and development of the science of mathematics in India from the earliest known times down to the seventeenth century of the Christian by: History of Hindu Mathematics(2 vol.

set) This book fills up a major deficiency in the organization of the complete history of Hindu Mathematics, by giving a comprehensive account of the growth and development of the science of mathematics in India from the earliest known times down to the seven-teenth century of the Christian era.5/5(1).

Bibhutibhusan Datta and Avadesh Narayan Singh () History of Hindu Mathematics. A Source book. Parts 1 & 2. History of Hindu Mathematics book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

Contents: Vol. I: I. Numeral notation: 1. A glimpse of 5/5. History of Hindu Mathematics A Source Book Parts 1 and 2 by Datta, H Singh, A N and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at History of Hindu Mathematics: Book 1, Chapter I, Section 4: Numeral Terminology.

Math Lair Home > Source Material > History of Hindu Mathematics > Book 1, Chapter I, Section 4: Numeral Terminology. Page 9. Scale of Notation. We can definitely say that from the very earliest known times, ten has formed the basis of numeration in India. The Hindu works on pâtȋgaṇita contain a chapter relating to problems on mixture (miśraka-vyavahâra).

Miscellaneous problems on interest, problems on allegation, and various other types of problems, in which quantities are to be separated from their mixture, form the subject matter of miśraka-vyavahâra. The number-interpolator •multiplied by the square of the difference of the square- roots pertaining to the numbers, is equal to the product- interpolator.

For the product of those two numbers added with the latter certainly becomes a square. The products of two and two contiguous of the square- roots pertaining. The Bakhshali manuscript, which consists of 70 folios of bhurjapatra (birch bark), is another work of signicance in the study of ancient Indian mathematics, with many open issues around it.

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Swami Vivekananda said: ‘you know how many sciences had their origin in India. Mathematics. Certainly, it seems that Indian contributions to mathematics have not been given due acknowledgement until very recently in modern history. Indian astronomers used trigonometry tables Golden Age Indian mathematicians made fundamental advances in the theory of trigonometry, a method of linking geometry and numbers first developed by the Greeks.5/5(28).

Page xxxvii - We may, however, at this point, draw the earnest attention of everyone concerned to the following salient items thereof: i. The Sutras (aphorisms) apply to and cover each and every part of each and every chapter of each and every branch of mathematics (including arithmetic, algebra, geometry — plane and solid, trigonometry- plane and spherical, conies — geometrical and /5(39).

Indian mathematics emerged in the Indian subcontinent from BC until the end of the 18th century. In the classical period of Indian mathematics ( AD to AD), important contributions were made by scholars like Aryabhata, Brahmagupta, Bhaskara II, and Varāhamihira. INTRODUCTION TO VEDIC MATHEMATICS 9 Chapter Two ANALYSIS OF VEDIC MATHEMATICS BY MATHEMATICIANS AND OTHERS 31 Views of Prof.

about Vedic Mathematics from Frontline 33 Neither Vedic Nor Mathematics 50 Views about the Book in Favour and Against 55 Vedas: Repositories of Ancient Indian Lore Recently, important research in ancient Hindu and Chinese mathematics has uncovered some very different attitudes to "proving" results.

Besides making their own original contributions, mathematicians wrote Commentaries on the works of earlier writers to elaborate ideas, to find other ways of achieving results, and of making new and useful.

Aryabhata, also called Aryabhata I or Aryabhata the Elder, (bornpossibly Ashmaka or Kusumapura, India), astronomer and the earliest Indian mathematician whose work and history are available to modern scholars.

He is also known as Aryabhata I or Aryabhata the Elder to distinguish him from a 10th-century Indian mathematician of the same name. He flourished in Kusumapura—near Patalipurta. Mathematics as a World-Wide Language • The Hindu-Arabic numeration system and a common set of mathematical symbols are used and understood throughout the world.

• Mathematics expands into many branches and is created and shared world-wide at an ever-expanding pace; it is now too large to be mastered by a single mathematician. A History of Mathematics. The area of study known as the history of mathematics is primarily an investigation into the origin of discoveries in mathematics and, to a lesser extent, an investigation into the mathematical methods and notation of the reader of this book, whether a layman, a student, or a teacher of a course in the history of mathematics, will find that the level of.

His life was chronicled in the book The Man Who Knew Infinity by Robert Kanigel, published in A self-educated mathematician, Ramanujan was known for his theorems that contributed significantly to understanding number series, infinite series and continued fractions.

Ancient Indian Mathematics: an overview The aim of this article is to present an overview of ancient Indian mathematics together with a discussion on the sources and directions for future studies.

For this purpose it would be convenient to divide the material broadly into the following groups: mathematics atics from the Jaina File Size: 87KB.

The Indian Society for History of Mathematics (ISHM) aims to promote study, teaching and education in history of mathematical sciences. It provides a forum for exchange of ideas and experiences regarding various aspects of history of mathematical sciences.Indian mathematics, the discipline of mathematics as it developed in the Indian subcontinent.

The mathematics of classical Indian civilization is an intriguing blend of the familiar and the strange. For the modern individual, Indian decimal place-value numerals may seem familiar—and, in fact, they are the ancestors of the modern decimal number system.

This is a short course on the History of Mathematics, in 12 lectures. We roughly follow John Stillwell's book `Mathematics and its History' (Springer, 3rd ed).