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## National Mathematics Day 2020: Its role

Many scholars have paid valuable contributions to mathematics such as **Aryabhata**, Mahavir, Brahmagupta, Bhaskara II are known as mathematicians. all these showed genius signs.

- Ramanujan who took birth in 1887 in Erode, Tamil Nadu. he performed excellent performance at trigonometry and created various theorems.

- He also contributed for the infinite series, fractions, mathematical analysis, number theory. that’s why to remember his contribution, people celebrate Mathematics Day on 22nd December and this day also marks the birth anniversary of Ramanujan.

**History of Mathematics Day**

- In the year 2012, the former Prime Minister of India Shri Manmohan Singh Ji declared December 22 to observe as National Mathematics Day at an event in Chennai.

**Significance of Mathematics Day**

- The main purpose of this day is to create awareness among the people the role of mathematics. it also highlights to make the positive attitude towards the learning.

### National Mathematics Day 2020: FAQ

#### Q.1 When is National Mathematics Day observed?

National Mathematics Day is observed on 22nd December of the year.

#### Q.2 Who was Ramanujan?

Ramanujan was a mathematician who contributed for the infinite series, fractions, mathematical analysis, number theory.