Mathematics History

Timeline Index

Timeline Index

Timeline Index
Timeline of the History of Mathematics.


A walk through time


Mathematics in History

The Story of Mathematics

Is maths discovered or invented? 

Would mathematics exist if people didn't? Did we create mathematical concepts to help us understand the world around us, or is math the native language of the universe itself? Jeff Dekofsky traces some famous arguments in this ancient and hotly debated question. 


Museum of the history of science