# Who invented the roman numerals ?

Question:who , when , where had invented ?

your funny, THE ROMANS! IN ROME, IN THE ANCIENT TIMES!
The ancient Romans, it was their number system.
Roman numerals are a numeral system originating in ancient Rome, adapted from Etruscan numerals. The system used in classical antiquity was slightly modified in the Middle Ages to produce the system we use today. It is based on certain letters which are given values as numerals.
The Romans

Where? Rome

When : A long time ago
Many historical publications use Roman numerals to designate volume numbers, years etc. The Roman numerals were invented over 2000 years ago. The ancient Romans invented Roman numerals. Roman numerals are a numeral system originating in ancient Rome, adapted from Etruscan numerals. the system was slightly modified in the Middle Ages to produce the system we use today.
The form of Roman numeration used today was established during the Middle Ages in Western Europe. It is derived from the systems actually used in Roman times, but with certain improvements. The basic Roman numerals as used today are:

I = 1 V = 5 X = 10 L = 50 C = 100 D = 500 M = 1000

The Roman numeral system for representing numbers was developed around 500 B.C. As the Romans conquered much of the world that was known to them, their numeral system spread throughout Europe, where Roman numerals remained the primary manner for representing numbers for centuries. Around A.D. 1300, Roman numerals were replaced throughout most of Europe with the more effective Hindu-Arabic system still used today
Is this a trick question? The Romans.
probebly, hmm, let me think, the ROMANS!
romans, in the time of their empire, in rome, and in their schools...no?

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