algebra classification

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Algebra is a branch of mathematics which studies structure and quantity. `The Father of Algebra` is the Persian Al Khwarizmi, who discovered algorithm, and from whom the word algebra is derived.

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AlgebraAlgebra is a branch of mathematics which studies structure and quantity. `The Father of Algebra` is the Persian Al Khwarizmi, who discovered algorithm, and from whom the word algebra is derived. Elementary algebra is often taught in high school and gives an introduction into the basic ideas of algebra: studying what happens when one adds and multipies numbers and how one can make polynomials and find their roots.Algebra is much broader than arithmetic and can be generalized. Rather than working on numbers, one can work over symbols or elements. Addition and multiplication are looked at as general operations, and their precise definitions lead to structures called groups, rings and fields.Together with geometry and analysis, algebra is one of the three main branches of mathematics.Contents[hide]1 Classification 2 Algebras 3 History 4 References 5 See also 6 External links [edit]ClassificationAlgebra may be roughly divided into the following categories:elementary algebra, in which the properties of operations on the real number system are recorded using symbols as "place holders" to denote constants and variables, and the rules governing mathematical expressi

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