How was Mayan mathematics different from math today?
The Mayans resided in southern Mexico and parts of Central America from approximately 300CE-900CE. Their civilization is well-known for its sophisticated writing system, calendar, and use of mathematics.
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Mayan mathematics are most different from math today in that the Mayan mathematical system was based on 20 (as opposed to 10), and it only had symbols...
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from PSAT Prep: Tutoring SolutionChapter 10 / Lesson 13