Image of al-Karaji

al-Karaji

was born 1069 years ago

13 April 0953

Al-Karaji was an Islamic mathematician who wrote about the work of earlier mathematicians and who can be regarded as the first person to free algebra from geometrical operations and replace them with the type of operations which are at the core of algebra today.

Find out more at: https://mathshistory.st-andrews.ac.uk/Biographies/Al-Karaji/