Egyptian Mathematics by ewghwehws

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             Egyptian Mathematics
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                 Egyptian Numbers
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                          Examples
      • Queen Hatshepsut has ordered
0011 0010 1010 1101 0001 0100 1011     her Nubian general, Nehsi,
       to sail to the Land of Punt and obtain




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       planks of the finest cut cedar wood for the gates and doors
       of her new temple. Each ship can carry




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       planks of wood so how many ships will Nehsi have to take
       with him to transport all the wood back to Egypt?
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