Aryabhatta is the father of Indian mathematics. He was a great mathematician and astronomer of ancient India. His major work is known as Aryabhatiya.

## Who is the mother of math?

1. **HYPATIA**. **Hypatia** (c. 355–415) was the first woman known to have taught mathematics.

## Who is the king of mathematics in India?

**Bhaskara II or Bhaskaracharya** was an Indian mathematician and astronomer who extended Brahmagupta’s work on number systems.

## Who invented math?

Beginning in the 6th century BC with the Pythagoreans, with Greek mathematics **the Ancient Greeks** began a systematic study of mathematics as a subject in its own right. Around 300 BC, Euclid introduced the axiomatic method still used in mathematics today, consisting of definition, axiom, theorem, and proof.

## Who invented the 0?

The first recorded zero appeared in Mesopotamia around 3 B.C. **The Mayans** invented it independently circa 4 A.D. It was later devised in India in the mid-fifth century, spread to Cambodia near the end of the seventh century, and into China and the Islamic countries at the end of the eighth.

## Is India good in math?

Indian students **are great at textbook math**, but can hardly solve real-world problems. … It’s widely believed that Indians are really good at math. Even the late Stephen Hawking agreed. New research, however, shows this may not be entirely true.

## Who is the mother of mathematics in India?

**Shakuntala Devi** was born in Bangalore, Karnataka to a Kannada Brahmin family. Her father, C V Sundararaja Rao, worked as a trapeze artist, lion tamer, tightrope walker and magician in a circus. He discovered his daughter’s ability to memorise numbers while teaching her a card trick when she was about three years old.

## Who is the first mathematician in world?

One of the earliest known mathematicians were **Thales of Miletus** (c. 624–c.546 BC); he has been hailed as the first true mathematician and the first known individual to whom a mathematical discovery has been attributed.

## Who is the most famous Indian mathematician?

**Top 10 Indian Mathematicians & their inventions**

- BRAHMAGUPTA.
- SRINIVASA RAMANUJAN.
- P.C. MAHALANOBIS.
- C.R. RAO.
- D.R. KAPREKAR.
- HARISH CHANDRA.
- SATYENDRA NATH BOSE.
- BHASKARA.

## Who is the famous mathematician Indian?

**Srinivasa Iyengar Ramanujan** was born on December 22, 1887 in the present day Tamil Nadu, India. He is one of the most recognised Indian mathematicians although he had almost no formal training in pure mathematics.