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To: brwnsuga
What would life be like without Arabic numerals?

About just the same, because what the Arabs call "Arabic" numerals, were in fact invented in India. Look it up.

44 posted on 01/04/2008 6:47:14 AM PST by CarrotAndStick (The articles posted by me needn't necessarily reflect my opinion.)
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To: CarrotAndStick

Thanks for the education... however, I think that using “Arabic” numbers is much simpler than Roman numerals.


46 posted on 01/04/2008 6:52:36 AM PST by brwnsuga (Proud, Black, Conservative!!!)
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To: CarrotAndStick
1234567890 - Arabic numbers used by West

ارقام هندي ١٢٣٤٥٦٧٨٩٠ - (Indian numbers - traditional Arabic numbers)

50 posted on 01/04/2008 7:04:04 AM PST by Azeem (Only thing worse than war is peace at all costs.)
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