Symbol for IntegersDate: 5/19/96 at 20:49:17 From: Anonymous Subject: Algebra Hi, I was wondering why the symbol for integers was z. If you know the answer or could tell me someone who might know the answer, let me know. Thanks. Date: 5/28/96 at 20:59:41 From: Doctor Pete Subject: Re: Algebra Z is the abbreviation for "Zahlen," which I believe is German for "numbers." -Doctor Pete, The Math Forum Check out our web site! http://mathforum.org/dr.math/ |
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