7 BASIC SYMBOLS : I , V , X , L , M , C , M
About Roman Numerals
Roman Numerals was the standard numbering system and method of Arithmetic in Ancient Rome and Europe until about 900 AD , When the Arabic Numbering System , which originated by the Hindu’s came into use. The concept of the ‘Zero’ did not exist in Europe until after 1000 AB ; thus , there was no Roman Numeral symbol for ‘Zero’
About Hindu – Arabic Numerals
We use the Hindu – Arabic Numerals in which the digits 0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, are used. Arabic numerlas system was originated from India. The Hindu – Arabic numerals system is also called Indo – Arabic numerals system. We can use it in Books, Clock, Annual event etc
Where do we find ?
Hindu – Arabic numeral system It is used by us today. We use for calculation etc.
Roman numaral system It is used by Bristish , Roman Numerals are used in Europe.
Difference Between Hindu – Arabic system and Roman system
Hindu – Arabic system Hindu – Arabic numerals uses digits.
Roman system Roman numerals uses letters in different combitions.
Roman Numbers 5 = v 22 = xxii 37 = xxxii 8 = viii 19 = xix 25 = xxv 17 = xvii