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A description of this well-regarded website.
How much does Landowner A give to each worker knowing Landowner B gives a certain amount more and has few workers.
A brief introduction to the life of John Napier, along with an animation of calculations using Napier's bones.
A description of a long-running conference in which undergraduate mathematics students gather to share their research on the history of mathematics.
Two men rent a pasture for 100 liras on the understanding that two cows are to be counted as being equivalent to three sheep. The first puts in 60 cows and 85 sheep; the second 80 cows and 100 sheep. How much should each pay?
A delightful survey of the history of trigonometry, along with discussions of its uses, both ancient and modern.
A survey of early theories of planetary motion, with dynamic figures to help in understanding these motions.
A collection of articles on mathematics in Europe from the twelfth to the fifteenth century.
In many sources, we see that Tartaglia has the surname Fontana. According to the author of this article, the co-discoverer of the cubic formula did not ever use that name.
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