Egyptian Numbers  Introduction  Addition  Multiplication  Fractions
These are the symbols for Egyptian numbers. There is a description of what they mean here. 

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Halve first number  Odd number  Double second number  Doubled numbers on odd halved numbers 
36  57  
18  114  
9  subtract 1  228  228 
4  456  
2  912  
1  subtract 1  1824  1824 
Total of relevant doubled numbers  2052 
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