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Egyptian Temples, part VI: The House of Life
Library - Archive 'The House of Life' could well be called a library. It was that part of the temple where all records and texts were kept and stored. These papyrii encompassed many different fields of learning as well as the accountings on the daily and...
Religions >> Egyptian
History of Egyptian Medicine and Philosophy
When medical knowledge past is considered, lack of aseptic technique, pain-killing drugs and antibiotics are an accepted part of our modern legend of these ancient healing practices. You will find that none of this is true when it comes to Ancient Egypt....
Religions >> Egyptian
History & Anthropology >> Egyptian
The Pagan Origins Of Christian Mythology
The Judeo-Christian religions were founded in a region of the world where savior religions existed for thousands of years. Much of the symbolism and many of the stories in the Bible may be traced to earlier myths of the Persians, Egyptians, and other people...
Religions >> Christianity & Paganism
Egyptian Temples, part I: A Reflection of Heaven
Introduction The Egyptian religion can be seen as a system of thought, a means of structuring the world, and of maintaining it so as to make it possible for Creation to persist. It reflected both life on earth among the humans and life on a higher plane among...
Religions >> Egyptian
History of the Egyptian Religion, part II: The Old Kingdom
II - The Old Kingdom ca 2686-2181 BC During the Old Kingdom the Egyptian society moved from tribal communities to a fully developed theocratic system, where the power of the king was absolute. The great pyramids of Dynasty 4 was made possible by technological...
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History & Anthropology >> Egyptian

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Ancient Egyptian Numbers: A CS-Complete Example
by the representation of rational numbers using Egyptian fractions.
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5 Egyptian Script Numerals: The First Ciphers . Indian Numerals: From I- Iarappan to Modern . ZZ_ Equations with Fractions from Egypt, India, and China .
Egyptian numerals
You can see more on Egyptian Mathematics at http://www.mathsisgoodforyou. com/topicsPages/egyptianmaths/Egyptian.
The first to be covered here is Egyptian division.
Sequencing in Elementary Mathematics
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Egyptian numerals - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Rational numbers could also be expressed, but only as sums of unit fractions, i.e.
Egyptian numerals
The Egyptians had a bases 10 system of hieroglyphs for numerals.
Ancient Egyptian Numbers - Fractions
The Ancient Egyptians used the pieces of this eye to describe fractions. The diagram shows which part of the eye showed which fraction.
Egyptian Numbers, Fractions and Math
The ancient Egyptian Numbers system was actually one of the more practical for everyday use.
egyptian numerals
Ancient Egyptian Numerals These numerals are written in hyeroglyphic script. Ancient Egyptians used different notation for their fractions (unit fractions).

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