Mathematics: From the Birth of Numbers is a book written by Jan Gullberg. This book aims at teaching the reader about the time when numbers were born and how they evolved into something so complex as math. The book was originally published in 1997 and was much loved by the reader’s worldwide.

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The book takes the reader on a voyage through time in which the reader encounters various math terms and principles such as the number theory, trigonometry, calculus and so many other fields. The book provides a connection between math and technology along with making a connection between math and humanities. The author’s aim when writing this book was to make it easy to read for everyone. ## Mathematics: From the Birth of Numbers Pdf Features:

• Everyone can benefit from this book whether you do not have any knowledge of the subject or whether you want to learn more about it.
• There are decorative drawing, cartoons, and illustrations in the book to make it interesting for the reader.

1. Contents in Brief
2. Preface
3. Contents
4. Foreword: “Mathematics in Our Culture”
6. Chapter 1: Numbers and Language ….. 1
7. Chapter 2: Systems of Numeration ….. 31
8. Chapter 3: Types of Numbers ….. 69
9. Chapter 4: Cornerstones of Mathematics ….. 97
10. Chapter 5: Combinatorics ….. 183
11. Chapter 6: Symbolic Logic ….. 215
12. Chapter 7: Set Theory ….. 231
13. Chapter 8: Introduction to Sequences and Series ….. 263
14. Chapter 9: Theory of Equations ….. 295
15. Chapter 10: Introduction to Functions ….. 335
16. Chapter 11: Overture to the Geometries ….. 363
17. Chapter 12: Elementary Geometry ….. 385
18. Chapter 13: Trigonometry ….. 457
19. Chapter 14: Hyperbolic Functions ….. 533
20. Chapter 15: Analytic Geometry ….. 547
21. Chapter 16: Vector Analysis ….. 599
22. Chapter 17: Fractals ….. 625
23. Chapter 18: Matrices and Determinants ….. 637
24. Chapter 19: Embarking on Calculus ….. 671
25. Chapter 20: Introduction to Differential Calculus ….. 683
26. Chapter 21: Introduction to Integral Calculus ….. 721
27. Chapter 22: Power Series ….. 765
28. Chapter 23: Indeterminate Limits ….. 779
29. Chapter 24: Complex Numbers Revisited ….. 787
30. Chapter 25: Extrema and Critical Points ….. 797
31. Chapter 26: Arc Length ….. 827
32. Chapter 27: Centroids ….. 837
33. Chapter 28: Area ….. 851
34. Chapter 29: Volume ….. 871
35. Chapter 30: Motion ….. 891