Mathematics in IndiaPast, Present and Future
What is mathematics?
“mathematics is a science of space, numbers and quantity”
Past:
Indian mathematics emerged in the Indian subcontinent from 1200 BC until the end of the 18th century. In the classical period of Indian mathematics (400 AD to 1200...
Science seminar 2012
TOPIC : MATHEMATICS IN INDIA : PAST, PRESENT AND FUTURE
Respected ________________________
Scholarly judges , teachers , dignitaries and my dear friends, here is my observation on the topic
MATHEMATICS IN INDIA : PAST, PRESENT AND FUTURE
The progress of humankind from...
MATHEMATICS IN INDIA-
PAST, PRESENT AND FUTURE
Let’s begin with sloka 1.4 of “Sulba sutra”
“Deerkha chaturasrasya akshnayarajju:
Paarshwamaanee thiryangmaaneecha prithak bhoopathe
Kurutha: thadupayam karothee”
(The area of square of diagonal of a rectangle is the sum of the area of squares...
FUTURE
Mathematicians in India fear a "crisis" looms over the future of mathematics in the country with the younger generation of students turning away to other disciplines rather than pure mathematical studies.
"The number of takers for the subject in the country has over the past few decades reduced...
2012-The year of Mathematics
By G.G Naik(TGT)
This year that is 2012 ,we in India observing as National Mathematical Year a tribute to maths wizard Srinivasa Ramanujan and December 22 birth day of Ramanujan as the”National Mathematics Day”. The genius of Ramanujan was...
MATHEMATICS has played a significant role in the development of Indian culture for millennia. Mathematical ideas that originated in the Indian subcontinent have had a profound impact on the world. Swami Vivekananda said: 'you know how many sciences had their origin in India. Mathematics began there....
Contributions of Ancient India to the World of Science 1
This paper is written to commemorate Indian Arrival and Heritage Month. In Ontario, the month of May is celebrated as South Asian Heritage Month, and May 5 South Asian Heritage Day." Across Canada, May every year is observed as Asian Heritage...
special features such as:
1. India belongs to one of the oldest
civilized cultures with a long tradition in
science and technology. Her history of
science can be studied in a different context
compared to that of other modern
civilizations.
2. For a long time, India was under the
influence of foreign...
helps interested Olympiad aspirants.
1. What is this article about? 1.1. Overall organization. Very few students in India today are interested in studying Olympiad related mathematics and solving Olympiad problems. Even students interested by nature refrain from Olympiads for fear of distracting them...
cultural heritage of India
"A nation without a cultural heritage is like an orphan who has nothing to feed upon" said Emerson. The individual being, or race, or nation must necessarily have certain roots somewhere. They are not of much value unless they have certain roots in the past which is after all...
Book Review
Mathematics in India
Reviewed by David Mumford
Mathematics in India Kim Plofker Princeton University Press, 2008 US$39.50, 384 pages ISBN-13: 978-0691120676 Did you know that Vedic priests were using the socalled Pythagorean theorem to construct their ﬁre altars in 800 BCE?; that the...
Education
Is America's education system falling behind to countries like India? As America is slowly regressing, it must reconsider the lifestyle of its youth because in the near future they could be left unemployed. Countries such as India are gaining up on America because of their value placed on education...
together with practical course work reinforce interest.
Right from my school, I had a penchant towards Mathematics, Science and research in general. This basic interest led me to take up Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry as my major subjects in high school. As a part of my Physics project, I had constructed...
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India is amongst the top-ranking countries in the field of basic research. Indian Science is one of the most powerful segments for growth and development, especially in the emerging scenario and competitive economy. Scientific knowledge and expertise, innovation, high technology, industrial infrastructure...
Jainulabdeen Abdul Kalam, usually referred to as Dr. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam , was the 11th President of India, serving from 2002 to 2007, he was elected during the tenure of the National Democratic Alliance (India) coalition government, under prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee. During his term as President,...
with practical course work reinforce interest.
Right from my school, I had a penchant towards Mathematics, Science and research in general. This basic interest led me to take up Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry as my major subjects in high school. As a part of my Physics project, I had constructed...
monologue telling positive and negative aspects of your personality. (b) Give a conversation between the frog and the nightangle. MATHEMATICS (Book – Exemplar Problems Mathematics) Chapter 1 – Real Numbers Exercise 1.1 Q.No. 2,3,4,8,10 Exercise 1.2 Q.No. 7,8,9,10 Exercise 1.3 Q.No. 2,8,10,11 Exercise 1.4...
renegotiate an alliance, and in 1927 it appeared that such a unity could be forged. The important differences were over the question of representation in the future assemblies that were to be elected. Muhammad Ali Jinnah, one of the leaders of the Muslim League, was willing to give up the demand for separate electorates...
the city of Baghdad in present day Iraq (Calinger, 199). While little is known about his private life, al-Khwarizmi’s work and contributions to mathematics have largely survived the ages relatively intact. The exception is a book of arithmetic in which the original cannot be found; there is, however...