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Teachers' Lounge Discussion: Who invented math?

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From: alice johnson

To: Teacher2Teacher Public Discussion
Date: 2007111801:30:06
Subject: Re: math

The answer to this question is real simple. God created math he then gave the insight to mankind to use. First the Egyptians and then other cultures - who by the way studied under the Egyptians. However, because the said Mathematicans of today saw to pen/transcribe the math to paper they are credited with discovery math. I am reminded of a saying, "You can't dis-cover something that has not been lost".

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