T4-HistoryofNumbers-New

New Course

Status:  Confirmed
Tutor:   Doug Brown

Venue:  U3A Depot
Time:    10:00 – 10:45
Day:      Monday – every second Monday
Dates:    W02  –  Mon 16 Oct
.               W04  –  Mon 30 Oct
.               W06  –  Mon 13 Nov
.               W08  –  Mon 27 Nov
.               W10  –  Mon 11 Dec
Limit:      Minimum 2, Maximum 10

The history of numbers charts our use of numbers from the Ishango Bone, thought to be a lunar calendar from 20,000 BCE, from counting to predicting lunar cycles or the seasons or flood cycles of the Nile river, early man invented maths and we have never looked back.