Week  Topics  Study Materials  Materials 
1 
Origins. The origin of counting and concept of number. Origin of geometry.


A History of Mathematics, by C.B. Boyer, U.C. Merzbach, I. Asimov, John Wiley & Sons, Second Edition, 1991

2 
Egypt. Arithmetic operations, Algebraic and geometric problems.


A History of Mathematics, by C.B. Boyer, U.C. Merzbach, I. Asimov, John Wiley & Sons, Second Edition, 1991

3 
Mesopotamia. Geometry as applied arithmetic.


A History of Mathematics, by C.B. Boyer, U.C. Merzbach, I. Asimov, John Wiley & Sons, Second Edition, 1991

4 
Ionia and the Pythagoreans. Number mysticism. Arithmetic and cosmology.


A History of Mathematics, by C.B. Boyer, U.C. Merzbach, I. Asimov, John Wiley & Sons, Second Edition, 1991

5 
The Heroic Age. The famous problems. The golden section. Paradoxes of Zeno.


A History of Mathematics, by C.B. Boyer, U.C. Merzbach, I. Asimov, John Wiley & Sons, Second Edition, 1991

6 
The Age of Plato and Aristotle. Platonic solids. Mathematical astronomy.


A History of Mathematics, by C.B. Boyer, U.C. Merzbach, I. Asimov, John Wiley & Sons, Second Edition, 1991

7 
Euclid of Alexandria. Elements. Geometric algebra.


A History of Mathematics, by C.B. Boyer, U.C. Merzbach, I. Asimov, John Wiley & Sons, Second Edition, 1991

8 
Archimedes of Syracuse. Geometry and the Method


A History of Mathematics, by C.B. Boyer, U.C. Merzbach, I. Asimov, John Wiley & Sons, Second Edition, 1991

9 
Apollonius of Perga. The Conics.


A History of Mathematics, by C.B. Boyer, U.C. Merzbach, I. Asimov, John Wiley & Sons, Second Edition, 1991

10 
Greek Trigonometry and Mensuration.


A History of Mathematics, by C.B. Boyer, U.C. Merzbach, I. Asimov, John Wiley & Sons, Second Edition, 1991

11 
Revival and Decline of Greek Mathematics. The Arithmetica of Diophantus.


A History of Mathematics, by C.B. Boyer, U.C. Merzbach, I. Asimov, John Wiley & Sons, Second Edition, 1991

12 
China and India. Ramanujan. Arabs and Algebra.


A History of Mathematics, by C.B. Boyer, U.C. Merzbach, I. Asimov, John Wiley & Sons, Second Edition, 1991

13 
Europe in the Middle Ages. Solution of a qubic equation.


A History of Mathematics, by C.B. Boyer, U.C. Merzbach, I. Asimov, John Wiley & Sons, Second Edition, 1991

14 
Europe in the Middle Ages. Solution of a qubic equation.


A History of Mathematics, by C.B. Boyer, U.C. Merzbach, I. Asimov, John Wiley & Sons, Second Edition, 1991

15 
Final 1st week


A History of Mathematics, by C.B. Boyer, U.C. Merzbach, I. Asimov, John Wiley & Sons, Second Edition, 1991

16 
Final 2nd week


A History of Mathematics, by C.B. Boyer, U.C. Merzbach, I. Asimov, John Wiley & Sons, Second Edition, 1991
