Monday, June 14, 2010

Math series 7 -- complex numbers!

And now we come to one of our first major conclusions: you already understand complex numbers! (Again, if you find these helpful please leave me a note, I'd like to hear some feedback.)








3 comments:

Diane said...

Is commerce really the origin of the concept of negative numbers? That's really interesting and makes a lot of sense.

Diane said...

Will you talk about irrational numbers at all? I'm curious about their origin.

Zack Booth Simpson said...

> Is commerce really the origin ...

I don't know, but by 'bookkeeping convention" I didn't mean to imply commerce, I just meant it in the sense that one keeps track of something.