Zero Posted by epsilon on May 16, 2013 Posted in: Mathematics. Tagged: cambodia, Casselman, Mathematics, oldest zero, zero. 1 Comment WORLD’S OLDEST ZERO? More about zero — Gwalior India (Bill Casselman) Share this:TwitterFacebookLike this:Like Loading... Posts navigation ← Cool Raspberry Pi Installation in Red by Qureshi →
The article is fascinating, and the etchings of digits with forms we recognize easily is astonishing. Meanwhile, the Romans were stuck with their clunky Roman numerals, which were not really worth a darn as far as doing math is concerned. Were they? When did the West convert?