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Abu Ja'far al-Khwarizmi

Abu Ja'far al-Khwarizmi was an Arab mathematician who lived between AD 780 and 850. At a time when the spread of ideas was difficult, al-Khwarizmi wrote a book which contained many important mathematical concepts of the Middle East.

This book changed all of European mathematics, introducing the decimal system and rules for doing algebra.


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