Yang Hui

Decent Essays
Improved Essays
Superior Essays
Great Essays
Brilliant Essays
    Page 1 of 7 - About 65 Essays
  • Great Essays

    Pascal's Triangle Essay

    • 1661 Words
    • 7 Pages

    several theorems related to it (Coolidge, 1949, p151). Although the original work from Al-Karaji had lost, the later Persian mathematician Khayyam (1048-1122) referred Al-Karaji’s work about Pascal’s Triangle and uses it to find the nth roots according to the binomial expansion. Also around 11th century, Chinese mathematician Jia Xian (1010-1070) used Pascal’s Triangle to extract square roots and cube roots – more details will be mentioned later in this paper. He wrote down his discovery in the book Shi Shuo Suan Shu [The key to Mathematics]. Although the original book has lost, the later mathematician Yang Hui (1238-1298) mentioned in his book that he was inspired by Jia’s work and found out more theorems and applications related to Pascal’s Triangle (Qian, 1981, p56). Moreover, the earliest display of Pascal’s Triangle was also from Yang Hui’s work. The following is how Yang Hui display the…

    • 1661 Words
    • 7 Pages
    Great Essays
  • Superior Essays

    Separatism In China

    • 2097 Words
    • 9 Pages

    difference in the actual adherence to the policy in real life. And such disparities vary among different autonomous regions. For example, Ningxia, a neighboring province to Xinjiang, the religious policies are much laxer than those in Xinjiang yet social unrest is virtually unheard of in Ningxia. Similarly in Gansu, a province to the east of Ningxia, Muslims also practice their religion more freely. Mosques are easily found in villages and the religious leader use the village’s PA system to call…

    • 2097 Words
    • 9 Pages
    Superior Essays
  • Improved Essays

    When human and all beings are developing over time, the world is also constantly changing. The world has always open to improvements and ideas that can help make it a better one. The world today is shaped by combinations of concepts and ideas gathered from all around the world. Using Plato to Darwin to DNA written by Esther Muehlbauer, different ancient cultures along with its traditions and philosophers will be analyzed in terms of their perspectives and concepts toward the nature and humanity…

    • 835 Words
    • 4 Pages
    Improved Essays
  • Decent Essays

    Yin and yang symbol in the Daoist religion is the symbol depicts that how actually the opposite or contrary forces are actually complementary, interconnected, and interdependent in the natural world, and how they give rise to each other as they join up to one another. The characteristics of Yin is given as like it is slow, soft, yielding, diffuse, cold, wet, and passive and it is linked with the earth, water, the moon, feminineness, and night. Most of the prominent dualities such as light and…

    • 410 Words
    • 2 Pages
    Decent Essays
  • Improved Essays

    When I first learned about this journal I almost immediately knew that I wanted to tie my essay to Fish Cheeks By Amy Tan. I really enjoyed reading the pages of Fish Cheeks to find how Amy had come to find herself between the couple pages. By reading this short story I was really fascinated of what kind of foods they eat on the day of Chinese New Year. So, within this paragraph are some of the most popular dishes that you could find if you ever happen to go to a Chinese New Year. Also, you will…

    • 792 Words
    • 4 Pages
    Improved Essays
  • Improved Essays

    Define & describe acupuncture Acupuncture is a popular ancient Chinese medicine which origins can be tracked back around 2500 years. It works on the premise that the human body has energy flow (Qi) patterns that must be free and flowing; disruptions to the Qi may be the cause for disease or illness (Medicine Net). Acupuncture works by inserting thin needles into certain points in the body’s meridians to free up these energy flow patterns and restore the body to a healthy, balanced and harmonised…

    • 967 Words
    • 4 Pages
    Improved Essays
  • Improved Essays

    Without any justice, there will be vengeance and without any vengeance there wouldn’t be a motivational drive for justice to exist amongst others. The two serve as yin and yang just as god and evil go in the same category as these others, both sides go along with one another and bring out the stand-point of what is needed to be shown throughout a society. Justice keeps people in order and makes sure that whatever happens in a dire situation gets taken care of the right way. Just as God would…

    • 830 Words
    • 4 Pages
    Improved Essays
  • Improved Essays

    Essay On Coat Of Arms

    • 747 Words
    • 3 Pages

    too much for us to handle. We know that God is our savior and he will always be there to guide us to the right path that we wanted us to go to. The fourth symbol is Yin-Yang. The Yin-Yang represents the world’s balance. This shows that in my family there are two sides of the Greene family. There one sides where we can be peaceful or dominant. The Yin represents our peaceful side. We are known to be peaceful, calm, relaxed. Whenever there situations that stressful we stay calm and solve the…

    • 747 Words
    • 3 Pages
    Improved Essays
  • Improved Essays

    medicine (Yueng et al., 2011). This method of treatment involves a range of medicines that have been developed in China. Methods such as herbal medicine, massage, acupuncture as well as dietary therapy such as hot and cold foods are highly valued. As a nurse, it is of utmost importance to be familiar with these practices. It is also important to complete a thorough medication history that includes not just medications prescribed by a physician, but herbal therapy as well. Herbal therapy may seem…

    • 823 Words
    • 4 Pages
    Improved Essays
  • Improved Essays

    changing and accepting yourself for who you are. Although transferring to a new school may be inevitable how you handle this experience is what counts in the end. Everyone goes through a series of events that either change your life in a favorable way or unacceptable way when being apart of two cultures. In this case Junior and Jin must both battle with many different problems because they are trying to find an identity while being apart of two different cultures. This affects their lives in…

    • 1102 Words
    • 5 Pages
    Improved Essays
  • Previous
    Page 1 2 3 4 5 6 7