# Math Lesson 1.1.3 - Mayan Numerals

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## Mayan Numerals

Mayans were a civilization that lived in South America. They used the following symbols to represent numbers: For example, Numbers greater than 19 were written vertically as powers of 20. The highest part of number represented the highest power of 20. Then, the values were added. For example, because Another example, because ## More Numbering Systems, a Historical View Lessons and Learning Resources

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1.1Numbering Systems, a Historical View
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1.1.1Egyptian Numerals
1.1.2Babylonian Numerals
1.1.3Mayan Numerals
1.1.4Roman Numerals
1.1.5Hindu-Arabic Numerals
1.1.6Classes and Placeholders

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