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A comprehensive history of trigonometry from ancient times to the Renaissance.
The MAA's annual summer Mathfest will take place in Knoxville, TN from August 10-12, 2006.
Fourth Annual Smoky Mountain Undergraduate Conference on the History of Mathematics
Poster of Banneker, with a brief description of his life and work.
There is a regular pentagon. The length of its side is a. Find the area of the pentagon. Generalize your result for a nonagon.
Three people buy wood together. One pays the merchant 5 coins, another 3 coins, and the last 2 coins.

As is the case with a great deal of interesting mathematics, the conic sections are believed to have been discovered in an attempt to solve a problem, a problem which on the surface seems to have nothing to do with conic sections.

In this collection of essays on modern trends and issues in the history of mathematics, consideration of mathematics history in the classroom is often more theoretical than practical.

The ICM meets every four years. This year, the meeting takes place August 22-30 and is being held in Madrid. Section 20 of the Congress deals with the history of mathematics.
Given the fraction ax/ (a-x ), convert it into an infinite series.