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Instructions that apply to Convergence but not necessarily to other areas of Loci
This book explores the history of mathematics from the perspective of the creative tension between common sense and the "impossible" as the author follows the discovery or invention of new concepts that have marked mathematical progress.


A brief history of mathematics aimed at college students with little technical knowledge of mathematics.
A collection of articles in the history of mathematics that appeared in journals of the Mathematical Association of America over the past 90 years.
A brief introduction to the life of John Napier, along with an animation of calculations using Napier's bones.
A delightful survey of the history of trigonometry, along with discussions of its uses, both ancient and modern.
In this fascinating and accessible book, the author devotes one lively, informative page of description and one striking, full-page illustration to each of 250 milestones in mathematics.

Curve sketching, tangent lines, and optimization, explored via interactive applets

A superb collection of articles by experts on various areas of the history of analysis, from the Greeks to modern times.
Given a pendulum as shown. The height of the pendulum is two units and its horizontal width is 2 units. What is the area of the pendulum?

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