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Mathematics Magazine December 2013Mathematics Magazine offers lively, readable, and appealing exposition on a wide range of mathematical topics.

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The JSTOR database is an archive of important scholarly journals, offering researchers high-resolution, scanned images of journal issues and pages. It includes issues of Mathematics Magazine and its predecessors from 1927 to the present.

JSTOR All-Stars: Mathematics Magazine (February 12, 2013)

Information for Authors

Submissions of articles are required via the Mathematics Magazine’s Editorial Manager System. The name(s) of the author(s) should not appear in the file. Initial submissions in pdf or LaTeX form can be sent to the editor at

The Editorial Manager System will cue the author for all required information concerning the paper. Questions concerning submission of papers can be addressed to the editor at Authors who use LaTeX are urged to use the Magazine article template. However, a LaTeX file that uses a generic article class with no custom formatting is acceptable. For further information check our Guidelines for Authors.

Submission of Problem Proposals and Solutions

We invite readers to submit original problems appealing to students and teachers of advanced undergraduate mathematics. Problem proposals must be accompanied by solutions and any bibliographical information that will assist in their review. A problem submitted as a Quickie should have an unexpected, succinct solution. Submitted problems should not be under consideration for publication elsewhere.

Problem proposals should be mailed electronically to .

Solutions to problems (except Quickies) should be written in a style appropriate for this journal and meet the applicable deadline; they should be mailed electronically to We encourage electronic submissions of both problems and solutions as PDF files accompanied, when applicable, by TeX/LaTeX or other appropriate source files.

Correspondents with limited access to the internet may submit manuscripts to the attention of Dr. Eduardo Dueñez, Problems Editor, Department of Mathematics, The University of Texas at San Antonio, 1 UTSA circle, San Antonio, TX 78249. Submitted manuscripts and electronic files must include, on each page, the correspondent's name, full address, and an e-mail address or fax number.

Special Note: There are immediate plans for Mathematics Magazine to switch to a web-based system as the preferred method to accept and process electronic submissions. We encourage contributors to check back often in order to learn the currently preferred method of submission.

Reprint Permission

General permission is granted to institutional members of the MAA for noncommercial reproduction in limited quantities of individual articles (in whole or in part) provided a complete reference is made to the source. Reprint permission should be requested from:

Beverly Ruedi
Journals Editorial Manager
Mathematical Association of America
1529 Eighteenth Street, NW
Washington DC 20036


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The Harmony of the World: 75 Years of Mathematics Magazine

Mathematics Magazine has come a long way from its earliest days in 1926 as a member solicitation pamphlet, and The Harmony of the World presents some of the best material from the publication's long history.

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