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To: Nachum

What was their last major invention after the numeral “0”? (which I think they stole from the Indians or Egyptians, IIRC)


4 posted on 12/08/2010 9:46:56 PM PST by ProtectOurFreedom
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To: ProtectOurFreedom
Both the zero and algebra, commonly attributed to Arabic culture originally came from India. They did make a mean astrolabe though.
7 posted on 12/08/2010 10:05:50 PM PST by SpaceBar
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