• Mathematics in Ancient India - Diophantine Equations: The Kuttaka

    • Fulltext

       

        Click here to view fulltext PDF


      Permanent link:
      https://www.ias.ac.in/article/fulltext/reso/007/10/0006-0022

    • Keywords

       

      Diophantine equations; Baudhayana Sulbasutra; Kuttaka; descent; continued fractions; simultaneous linear indeterminate equations.

    • Author Affiliations

       

      Amartya Kumar Dutta1

      1. Indian Statistical Institute 203, BT Road Kolkata 700 032, India.
    • Dates

       

© 2021-2022 Indian Academy of Sciences, Bengaluru.