## What was the contribution of Bhaskara II?

## What was the contribution of Bhaskara II?

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The invention of calculations and progressions by the ancient mathematician Bhaskaracharya, under different heads such as Lilavati, Bijaganita and Grahaganita belongs to the 12 century.

**What was Bhaskara famous for?**

Bhāskara II, also called Bhāskarācārya or Bhaskara the Learned, (born 1114, Biddur, India—died c. 1185, probably Ujjain), the leading mathematician of the 12th century, who wrote the first work with full and systematic use of the decimal number system.

**What is the contribution of Bhaskaracharya to mathematics?**

Some of Bhaskara’s contributions to mathematics include the following: A proof of the Pythagorean theorem by calculating the same area in two different ways and then cancelling out terms to get a2 + b2 = c2. In Lilavati, solutions of quadratic, cubic and quartic indeterminate equations are explained.

### What was Ramanujan’s greatest contribution?

Srinivasa Ramanujan was one of India’s greatest mathematical geniuses. He made substantial contributions to the analytical theory of numbers and worked on elliptic functions, continued fractions, and infinite series.

**What is invented by bhaskaracharya?**

On 7 June 1979 the Indian Space Research Organisation launched Bhaskara I honouring the mathematician….

Bhāskara I | |
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Died | c. 680 CE |

Nationality | Indian |

Occupation | Mathematician; scientist |

Known for | Bhaskara I’s sine approximation formula |

**What are the achievements of bhaskaracharya?**

Bhaskara II wrote the first work with full and systematic use of the decimal number system and also wrote extensively on other mathematical techniques and on his astronomical observations of planetary positions, conjunctions, eclipses, cosmography, and geography.

#### What is invented by Bhaskaracharya?

Brahmagupta in the 7th Century, developed an “Astronomical Model” using which Bhaskara was able to define “Astronomical Quantities”. He accurately calculated the time that earth took to revolve around the SUN as 365.2588 days that is a difference of 3.5Minutes of modern acceptance of 365.2563 days.

**What are the achievements of Bhaskaracharya?**

**What are the mathematical contributions of Ramanujan?**

Ramanujan’s other notable contributions include hypergeometric series, the Riemann series, the elliptic integrals, the theory of divergent series, and the functional equations of the zeta function.

## What Ramanujan contribute to mathematics?

Indian mathematician Srinivasa Ramanujan made contributions to the theory of numbers, including pioneering discoveries of the properties of the partition function. His papers were published in English and European journals, and in 1918 he was elected to the Royal Society of London.

**Which is the famous work of Bhaskaracharya?**

Six works by Bhaskaracharya are known and they are: 1) Lilavati (The Beautiful) which is on Mathematics; 2)Bijaganita (Which is on Algebra); 3) The Siddhanta Shiromani which is in two parts, the first on mathematical astronomy with the second part on the sphere; 4)The Vasanabhasya of Mitaksha which is Bhaskaracharya’s …

**What was invented by Bhaskaracharya?**

On 7 June 1979 the Indian Space Research Organisation launched Bhaskara I honouring the mathematician….

Bhāskara I | |
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Occupation | Mathematician; scientist |

Known for | Bhaskara I’s sine approximation formula |