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Multiplication and Division Around the World

Internet Links

Following are links to Internet resources that can be used to support instruction of the Math World feature for this chapter.

The Brahmi script
Here you will find graphics of the characters and information about the development of Brahmi script.
http://www.ancientscripts.com/brahmi.html

Earliest Uses of Symbols of Operation
This site provides details about the earliest uses of mathematical symbols. The information was collected by Jeff Miller, a Florida high school teacher.
http://members.aol.com/jeff570/operation.html

Discover India
This site includes cultural and historical information, from traditional basket weaving to popular street games.
http://www.4to40.com/discoverindia/default.htm


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