# Elementary Algebra Textbook

## Dublin Core

### Subject

### Description

The Mayans used arithmetic to make astronomical computations, and developed the concept of zero over 2,000 years ago. The word “arithmetic” is derived from the Greek word arithmos (translated as

“number”). It is the oldest and most elementary branch of mathematics and is used for a variety of tasks ranging from simple counting to advanced science and business calculations.

“number”). It is the oldest and most elementary branch of mathematics and is used for a variety of tasks ranging from simple counting to advanced science and business calculations.

### Creator

College of the Redwoods, Department of Mathematics

### Source

http://msenux2.redwoods.edu/ElemAlgText/ElementaryAlgebra.pdf

### Publisher

College of the Redwoods, Department of Mathematics

### Date

2013

### Contributor

Baihaqi

### Rights

Creative Commons

### Format

PDF

### Language

English

### Type

### Files

### Collection

### Citation

College of the Redwoods, Department of Mathematics, “Elementary Algebra Textbook,”

*Open Educational Resource (OER)*, accessed October 26, 2020, http://oer.iain-padangsidimpuan.ac.id/items/show/2461.