People have been studying and doing math for a long time -- from the geometry and logic of the Greek era of the Mediterranean, the numeracy of the Hindus in India, the development of algebra by Islamic scholars in Baghdad, to the explosion of knowledge and learning in Europe after the invention of movable type. The history of mathematics is very interesting. Mathematicians tend to have a personality, think outside the box, and overcome some incredible roadblocks! Here are some great resources as you prepare your lessons.

Interactive timeline of mathematics - Scroll around on the timeline above to find a mathematician, then click on the thumbnail to find out more! http://www.timetoast.com/timelines/8517

Part 4 - Ancient math of Ethiopia amazing method of Mathematics calculation. Before even the computer they break the code it's so fascinating to see how the do it. Check these multiplication processes - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DCLfFejowHo

People have been studying and doing math for a long time -- from the geometry and logic of the Greek era of the Mediterranean, the numeracy of the Hindus in India, the development of algebra by Islamic scholars in Baghdad, to the explosion of knowledge and learning in Europe after the invention of movable type. The history of mathematics is very interesting. Mathematicians tend to have a personality, think outside the box, and overcome some incredible roadblocks!

Here are some great resources as you prepare your lessons.

Timelines

History

Mathematicians

Women in Math

Videos

## History of Math Timelines

timelineabove to find a mathematician, then click on the thumbnail to find out more! http://www.timetoast.com/timelines/8517## History of Math

## Famous Mathematicians

## Women in mathematics

## Math History Videos