As a result, number systems are from different cultures invented different number systems.
- The symbols of writing numbers are called numerals.
- The number system we use today is the Hindu-Arabic numeration system.
Briefly describe how you derive at the representation.
You may refer to wikipedia write-up on "Arabic numerals": http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Arabic_numerals
Submitting your work...
- Create a post in your personal blog with the Heading "12 January: Numbers as a Language"
- Submit the permlink of that post to COMMENTS (below).
- Complete this task by this weekend (16 January 2010)
INPUTS from S1-01
- Grace Tan: Japanese or Roman Numerals
- Sue Lun
- Ziying: Roman numeration system
- Zhiqi: Babylonian number system
- Cheng Ngee: Korean number system
- Sher Li: Roman Number System
- Bryan Goh
- Jing Jie: Mayan Numeral System
- Zhi Chao: Mayan Numeral System
- Guang Jun: Babylonian number system
- Harsh: Mayan Numeral System
- Joshua Loh
- Joshua Ma
- Kai Chek
- Shamus Seng: Greek Numerals
- Shawn Tan: Roman System
- Soh Fan
- Jonathan Soh: Roman Number System
- Jianhui: Roman Numeral
- Ming En : Roman Numerals