10. Science and Mathematical Contributions


10. Science and Mathematical Contributions:

there were many advances in math, astronomy, science, and medicine

- Discovered that the earth was a sphere and rotated around the sun
- Contributed the 0 and the decimal to our number system
- Discovered time span of the solar year (365.358 days)
- Astronomers of the time accurately predicted sun and moon eclipses

-Aryabhatta, known as the greatest mathematician of India studied during gupta rule