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A certain slave fled from Milan to Naples going 1/10 of the whole journey each day. At the beginning of the third day, his master sent a slave after him and this slave went 1/7 of the whole journey each day.
A study of the nature of architecture in ancient Egypt and its relationship to Egyptian mathematics.
An argument that the teaching of elementary integration should better reflect its historical development
Title page of Jacob Bernoulli's Ars Conjectandi (The Art of Conjecturing), published posthumously in 1713 by his nephew Nicolaus I Bernoulli. The Ars Conjectandi is famous for Bernoulli's statement of a general rule for summing integral powers as well as for the first statement and proof of the Law of Large Numbers.
A creative expression combining text, design and illustrations, originally designed for the International Congress of Mathematicians in Madrid.
A merchant woman buys and sells apples and pears for Denaros. How much did she invest in apples; how much in pears?
Find a number having remainder 29 when divided by 30 and remainder 3 when divided by 4.
Two ants are 100 paces apart, crawling back and forth along the same path. The first goes 1/3 pace forward a day and returns 1/4 pace; the other goes forward 1/5 pace and returns 1/6 pace. How many days before the first ant overtakes the second?
A new edition of a classic work on number theory.
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