Omar Khayyam Podcast (Mathematics)...

Omar Khayyam Mathematics project

Jabir Ibn Hayyan Chemistry/Alchemy-Laila...

Chemistry/ Alchemy Jabir Ibn Hayyan- Laila http://www.flickr.com/photos/94825708@N05/

Omar Khayyam (Poetry)-Laila...

Omar Khayyam (Poetry)-Laila

Omar Khayyam’s Life- Laila...

Laila Abou Doma 10T Omar Khayyam Omar Khayyam’s full name was Ghiyath al-Din Abu’l-Fath Umar Ibn Ibrahim Al-Nisaburi al-Khayyami. Omar Khayyam was born in a city in the Middle East called Nishapur. He was born in a family of tent makers. There are many political events that happened during the 11th century that really affected Khayyam and shaped his character and his interests. When he was very young Khayyam moved to a city called Samarkand where he was educated throughout his Childhood and early life. As time went by and he grew up he started to become a well-educated and knowledgeable man. He studied under Sheik Muhammad Mansuri. Later on, he studied under Imam Mowaffaq Nishapuri, who was considered one of the greatest teachers of the Khorassan region.  Later on after staying all of his childhood in Samarkand he moved to Bukhara and that’s where he majored in mathematics and astronomy. Then he became one of the major mathematicians and astronomers of the medieval time. Many of his work are famous. He wrote one of the most important treatises on algebra called “Demonstration of Problem of Algebra” this treatise consist of a geometric method for solving cubic equations. And he also contributed to a calendar reform. Khayyam was a great and significant teacher and a philosopher. Omar Khayyam was a Persian polymath, mathematician, philosopher, astronomer, physician, and poet. He wrote treatises on mechanics, geography, and music. He was best known as the Iranian poet-scientist in the West during his time period in history. His reluctance to accept students drew criticism from opponents, who claimed that he was impatient, bad tempered and uninterested in sharing his knowledge. Given the radical nature of his views in the Rubiyyat, he may merely have wished to remain intellectually inconspicuous.  Omar Khayyam...

Omar Khayyam (Astronomy)- Laila...

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