Hindu-Arabic numeral


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Hindu-Arabic numeral

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Noun1.Hindu-Arabic numeral - one of the symbols 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,0Hindu-Arabic numeral - one of the symbols 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,0
numeral, number - a symbol used to represent a number; "he learned to write the numerals before he went to school"
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Counting to 60 on a clock comes from the Babylonian number system whereas counting in 10s comes from the Hindu-Arabic numeral system.
The spreading of the Hindu-Arabic numeral system in Europe, primarily through the publication in the early 13th century of his Book of Calculation, the Liber Abaci.
While critical notes are keyed to Devanagari numerals, Ramakrishnamacharyulu's explanations are keyed to modern Hindu-Arabic numerals. The volume is printed in clear Devanagari typeface and is supplied with extensive introductory comments in Sanskrit by both the editor and commentator.
Hindu-Arabic numerals were still being adopted in Europe at this stage of the invention of a hands-clock and related conventions.)
Algebra was not an offshoot of Hindu-Arabic arithmetic--Euclid was writing about algebra over a millennium before Hindu-Arabic numerals first appeared in Europe.
These plates have to mandatorily be in modern Hindu-Arabic numerals with Latin script.