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Algebra in ancient and modern times

Algebra in ancient and modern times

Material type
단행본
Personal Author
Varadarajan, V. S.
Title Statement
Algebra in ancient and modern times / V.S. Varadarajan.
Publication, Distribution, etc
Providence, RI :   American Mathematical Society,   c1998.  
Physical Medium
xii, 142 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
Series Statement
Mathematical world, 1055-9426 ; v. 12
ISBN
082180989X (alk. paper)
Bibliography, Etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subject Added Entry-Topical Term
Algebra -- History.
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300 ▼a xii, 142 p. : ▼b ill. ; ▼c 26 cm.
440 0 ▼a Mathematical world, ▼x 1055-9426 ; ▼v v. 12
504 ▼a Includes bibliographical references and index.
650 0 ▼a Algebra ▼x History.
950 1 ▼b US$ 25

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Author Introduction

V. S. Varadarajan(지은이)

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Table of Contents

Some history of early mathematics: Eucild-Archimedes-Diophantus Pythagoras and the Pythagorean triplets Aryabhata-Brahmagupta-Bhaskara Irrational numbers: construction and approximation Arabic mathematics Beginnings of algebra in Europe The cubic and biquadratic equations Solution of the cubic and biquadratic equations: Solution of the cubic equation Solution of the biquadratic equation Some themes from modern algebra: Numbers, algebra, and the real world Complex numbers Fundamental theorem of algebra Equations of degree greater than four General number systems and the axiomatic treatment of algebra References Chronology Index.


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