Greek Numbers:
Here are some funny math interesting facts. This will help you to knew about the ancient Greek numerals.
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The Greeks had two number systems. First is the Acrophonic or Herodian or Attic numerals. This numerals were used by the ancient Greeks. Second is the Milesian, Alexandrian, Ionic, or Alphabetic numerals.
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The Greek numeric system operates on the additive principle in which the numeric values of the letters are
added together to form the total.
Example:
4567 corresponds to 4000 + 500 + 60 + 7 = 4567. It is represented as below:
Acrophonic Greek
Alphabetic Greek
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