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Jiuzhang suanshu — Nine Chapters on the Art of Calculation

Franka Miriam Brückler orcid id ; ∗Matematički odsjek, Prirodoslovno-matematički fakultet, Sveučilište u Zagreb

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One of the most famous texts in the history of mathematics is the ancient Chinese Nine chapters. In this article we describe its contents and impact, but also comment it from a contemporary perspective.


proportionality, Euclid’s aLgorithm, rule of three, right triangle, Gauß eliminations, roots, geometry, linear equations, history of mathematics, Chinese mathematics

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