This is the title page of the 1779 edition of the works of Isaac Newton known at that time. Note that this is a much shorter book than the recent eight volume collection of Newton's mathematical papers, edited by Derek Whiteside.

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To find three quantities x.y, and z...

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 man is walking across a bridge, when a boat passes under the bridge.How rapidly are the boat and the pedestrian separating after the boat passes under the bridge?

A boy gives 11 coins of equal denomination to a man, and the man finds that their total value in yen is 4 less than his age.

A certain bishop ordered that 12 loaves be divided among his clergy.

Find the height of a window.

A study of the solution of quartic equations in Cardano's Ars Magna and in the work of Euler and Descartes.

Two men have a certain amount of money. The first says to the second, "If you give me 5 denari, I will have 7 times what you have left."

Two posters illustrating the major milestones in the history of mathematics, from the first ideas of "number" to the proof of Fermat's Last Theorem.