3700-year old Babylonian tablet may contain the world’s oldest known trigonometric table — Realm of History

https://www.youtube.com/embed/i9-ZPGp1AJE When it comes to the history of incredible inventions, advanced mathematics was one of the major developments that came out of Mesopotamia. Pertaining to this ancient scope, the Babylonians had been in the forefront of devising fascinating new mathematical systems, including what we know today as the sexagesimal (base-60) numeral system. And now, as it… … Continue reading 3700-year old Babylonian tablet may contain the world’s oldest known trigonometric table — Realm of History