Introduction to Arithmetic by. Nicomachus of Gerasa. Joseph Muscat last revised 15 Jul Book 1. 1. The ancients defined philosophy as the love of wisdom. Reviews. Nicomachus of Gerasa. – Introduction to Arithmetic. Translated into English by MARTIN LUTHER D’OOGE. With studies in Greek. Arithmetic by FRANK. Introduction to Arithmetic has 28 ratings and 11 reviews. Evan said: This book is a textbook on mathematics from around the year It was not renowned.

Author: Kagakinos Telmaran
Country: Mauritania
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Politics
Published (Last): 3 October 2007
Pages: 58
PDF File Size: 8.6 Mb
ePub File Size: 3.5 Mb
ISBN: 419-1-69298-556-4
Downloads: 67039
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Gashicage

As opposed to its name ‘Introduction to Arithmetic’, you don’t really read this if you’re Fascinating.

Much aritjmetic the focus is on the various categories — odd, even, perfect, superlative, deficient, prime, etc. Preview — Introduction to Arithmetic by Nicomachus of Gerasa.

Rabbi Katz rated it really liked it Dec 30, I’ll need to study this one again. To modern minds, all of the time and energy spent on “proving” these mystical numerological proofs seems pointless.

Introduction to Arithmetic – Wikipedia

This article about a mathematical publication is a stub. It consists of two books, twenty-three and twenty-nine chapters, respectively.


Zau Seng rated it did not like it Sep 09, This “Arithmetic” is harder than I thought it would be, and I was a Math major. Numbers are the highest forms and the properties seen primarily in them are also the essential properties of things in the world, conferred upon them by number.

David rated it really liked it Jan 23, Jey rated it really liked it Jul 11, Nicholas marked it as to-read Feb 03, Squatting Erudite marked it as to-read May 08, Melanie marked it as to-read Jul 01, Jimelle marked it as to-read Sep 03, This aritnmetic towards mathematics persisted for centuries, at least among certain factions, but frankly it is hard for me to really grasp the rationale behind it.

David Anguiano marked it as to-read Jan 29, Surprisingly, I sort of enjoyed this book – at least some of introoduction. I don’t know how to even begin to rate this one, so I’m just going to give it a pass.

Introduction to Arithmetic | work by Nicomachus |

It’s THAT kind of book. Reading for the first time, I grasped the overview of the ideas, and I very liked the philosophy. Roberto arithmmetic it as to-read Aug 25, Quotes from Introduction to A Most of his thoughts about philosophy are outside the scope of this book, but the Introduction will occasionally allude to them.


SmithHistory of Mathematics, Volume I: Josiah rated it liked it Jul 10, Alex Szatmary added it Sep 04, Mar 18, Jim rated it liked it. Tessa marked it as to-read Apr 13, Sort of the creation’s alphabet.

Nicomachus Intro to Arithmetic

He flourished around a. Joseph Dyer rated it it was amazing Feb 12, Stevie marked it as to-read Sep 25, Mathematics is a kind of elegant unifying idea, despite my inability to grasp it.

Khethil rated it did not like it Apr 18, Gabriela rated it liked it Feb 04, Rolland added it Mar 02, As a math teacher I love the simplicity and patterns in his numbers. Sunflowerj rated it liked it Jun 04, I don’t think I agree with Nicomachus about the Nature of God but wow, he discovered arifhmetic amazing patterns and relationships with numbers.