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Topic: Mathworld and Egyptian math
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Milo Gardner

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Mathworld and Egyptian math
Posted: Apr 10, 2010 9:17 AM
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Dear Forum members:

Five Mathworld ancient Egyptian math entries are available per:

http://mathworld.wolfram.com/AkhmimWoodenTablet.html

Updates and additional entries will be submitted over the coming weeks.

Any suggestions? My first choice will summarize the Berlin Papyrus, decoded by RMP 69, as reported in 1900 by H. Schack-Schackenberg:

http://planetmath.org/encyclopedia/BerlinPapyrusAndSecondDegreeEquations.html


Best Regards

Milo Gardner



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