Hindu-Arabic numerals


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Hindu-Arabic numerals

[¦hin·dü ¦ar·ə·bik ′nüm·rəlz]
(mathematics)
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Some attempt has been made to correlate the rows by inserting Hindu-Arabic numerals.
The book opens with Paul Kunitzsch's article, "The Transmission of Hindu-Arabic Numerals Reconsidered".
Hogendijk, "Introduction"; Paul Kunitzsch, "The Transmission of Hindu-Arabic Numerals Reconsidered"; Charles Burnett, "The Transmission of Arabic Astronomy via Antioch and Pisa in the Second Quarter of the Twelfth Century"; Elaheh Kheirandish, "The Many Aspects of 'Appearances': Arabic Optics to 950 AD'; A.
outlines--here proper style needs to be used such as Roman numerals to indicate main ideas, capitol letters in sequence to indicate subordinate ideas and Hindu-Arabic numerals to reveal details.
However, it took a long time for these numbers to be accepted, just as it did for the Hindu-Arabic numerals.