A Snapshot of Journey of Mathematics

International Journal of Mathematics Trends and Technology (IJMTT)  
© 2022 by IJMTT Journal  
Volume68 Issue6  
Year of Publication : 2022  
Authors : Bhaskar Vashishth 

10.14445/22315373/IJMTTV68I6P517 
How to Cite?
Bhaskar Vashishth, " A Snapshot of Journey of Mathematics ," International Journal of Mathematics Trends and Technology, vol. 68, no. 6, pp. 145148, 2022. Crossref, https://doi.org/10.14445/22315373/IJMTTV68I6P517
Abstract
Mathematics has its roots from the period in which humans have their existence. Mathematics was used as the part of their daily life. This paper focuses over the journey of mathematics from simple use of numbers to the present specialized and complex mathematics. The study tried to provide a snapshot of journey of mathematics from the scribes of Mesopotamians to the 20th century’s mathematicians. This paper discussed the seven periods in development of mathematics proposed by Ebrahim as ProtoMathematics, Ancient Mathematics, Classical Mathematics, Mercantile Mathematics, PreModern Mathematics, Modern Mathematics and PostModern Mathematics. A brief history of Mathematics with Indian achievements is also covered in the paper. A concise history of contributions made by major mathematicians in various centuries is discussed briefly.
Keywords : Specialized, Complex, Proto mathematics, Ancient Mathematics, Classical mathematics, Modern Mathematics.
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