Geometry originated in Mesopotamia and its practice was first integrated first into Ancient Egypt. The very meaning of the word means land measuring. In Egypt, referring to the calculation of how much land needed to be replenished after the annual flooding of the Nile River.
The mathematical scribe, Ahmose, noted the application of math for building and inventory purposes in his Rhind Papyrus . He is equipped with scrolls, an abacus, straightedge and compass.
Hello! I am Arthur Haywood, a freelance artist in the Philadelphia area. My work celebrates aspirations of diverse people. From space to ancient Egypt my pieces explore discoveries.
My paintings are seen on murals, books and magazine covers. Using art to inspire others and engage youth in reading is my passion.
This is a gallery-quality giclée art print on 100% cotton rag archival paper, printed with archival inks. Each art print is listed by sheet size and features a minimum one-inch border.