Zhang Qiujian


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This resource, from the Illuminations-reviewed History of Mathematics Archive, features biographical information about ancient Chinese mathematician Zhang Qiujian. Qiujian's text "Zhang Qiujian Suanjing" became a text for the Imperial examinations. When the text was reprinted in 1084, it became one of The Ten Classics (a collection of mathematics texts assembled by Chinese mathematician Li Chunfeng). Links to biographies of other mathematicians are also available on this page.

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