Reply to post: Bah!

Forget trigonometry, 'cos Babylonians did it better 3,700 years ago – by counting in base 60!

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So now, instead of remembering the name of around thirty-two numbers to do sums I have to learn the names of 60 before we shift (presumably) to the left and incur a new number name?

Count me out. In base ten.

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