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Arabic Numerals (Islam and Islamic History)

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Visit this site: http://www.islamicity.org/mosque/ihame/Ref6.htm

Author:Nawwab, Speers, Hoye; Arabian American Oil Co.
Description: The system of numeration employed throughout the greater part of the world today was probably developed in India, but because it was the Arabs who transmitted it to the West, the numerals it uses have come to be called Arabic. This page shows the early Indian numerals and the present-day Arabic numerals, together with other versions in between.

Levels: Elementary, Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12)
Languages: English
Math Topics: Number Sense/About Numbers, History and Biography

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