Roots Of Knowledge Panel J1


Roots Of Knowledge Panel J1


The Classical Age reached a zenith with the Pax Romana, as evidenced by Pliny the Elder’s Naturalis Historia and the architectural designs for the marvel that was the Pantheon. There were, however, other proud offerings of advanced knowledge from other regions, such as the Bakhshali Manuscript, the oldest extant manuscript of Indian mathematics, and the mathematical constant of π, credited to Chinese mathematicians.



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