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Imagine an urn with two balls, each of which may be either white or black. One of these balls is drawn and is put back before a new one is drawn.
The author presents five modules based on mathematics from medieval Islamic cultures for use in a variety of high school and college mathematics courses.
Suppose the area of an equilateral triangle be 600. The sides are required.
A survey of the use of technology in American mathematics teaching over the past 200 years.
In a right triangle, let the perpendicular be 5 and the sum of the base and hypotenuse 25. Find the lengths of the base and hypotenuse
A biography of the geometer Donald Coxeter.
A journey through numbers from their earliest beginning in India to the proof of Fermat's Last Theorem by Wiles.
Poster of Banneker, with a brief description of his life and work.

William Cook recounts the history of and computational progress on the traveling salesman problem, emphasizing connections within mathematics and with other disciplines.

The Ohio Section Short Course will consider the use of original sources in teaching mathematics.