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This is a page from an early printed edition of the Arithmetica of Jordanus de Nemore (early 13th century).
Suppose the area of an equilateral triangle be 600. The sides are required.
The triangle ABC has a right angle at C. Show that 1/ED=1/AC+1/AB
A biography of the geometer Donald Coxeter.
The story of Gerbert, who became Pope Sylvester II in 999, and his mathematics.
A tree is 20 feet tall and has a circumference of 3 feet. There is a vine that winds seven equally spaced times around the tree and reaches the top. What is the length of the vine?
A new history of mathematics text which asks lots of questions about the history and the mathematics.
A description of a Research Experience for Undergraduates conducted in 2007 at Hood College.
The Ohio Section Short Course will consider the use of original sources in teaching mathematics.
A number of 3 digits in base 7 has the same three digits...