Whoever Invented Them, Step Forward! Believe me, when I was in first grade I was a little mess. No brainy at all. Math was like Chinese to me. I still remember that first year in grammar school. The year was 1969. Am I old? Not really, age is just a number, according to Aaliyah. I still can picture my first day in class, already chewing my pencil, because mom lied to me. She promised me to come back in a little while. Yeah right! She came 5 hours later. I see myself seated on my new desk, and to my right… I see a new friend, or future friend, picking his nose and eating that greenish dried stuff (remains). Ew! Turning to my left, I notice another red head boy crying and tearing up his notebook out of rage. I felt as though I was in a Juvenal facility…. Oh my! Suddenly, I see That Chalk making that squeal sound… Writing on a blackboard, these simple numbers 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 0 Teacher Miss Roberts, started talking about these numbers that our parents used a lot in front of us, as kids. We had to learn how to write them by heart. Today is easier, and you just type the darn number, but back in the days you had to literally ‘draw’ those stupid numbers… More.. Who Created the Mathematical Symbols? Who Created the Mathematical Symbols?