You are here

Convergence articles

Displaying 191 - 200 of 655

The author takes us on a historical tour of mathematics through postage stamps of the world that display mathematicians and mathematics.
The annual meeting of the NCTM always contains sessions dealing with the history of mathematics and its use in teaching.
These are the winning entries from the annual History of Mathematics SIGMAA Student Paper Contest.
A collection of articles from the American Mathematical Monthly by experts on the evolution of various fields of mathematics.
If a ball 6 inches in diameter weighs 32 lbs, what will be the weight of a ball 3 inches in diameter?
A man and his wife drink a barrel of wine at different rates. Find the rate it takes both of them together to drink the wine.
This unique and beautiful book features the biographies of twenty-two notable female mathematicians and scientists, showing how their determination, creativity, and intellectual passion helped them excel in their fields.
A discussion not only of the mathematics of pi, but of its applications through the centuries.
In Archimedes' Book of Lemmas (ca 250), he introduces a figure that, due to its shape, has historically been known as "the shoemaker's knife" or arbelos.
A method for extracting square roots used in Italy through the 18th century was introduced in a manuscript by the 12th century mathematician al-Hassar.

Pages

Dummy View - NOT TO BE DELETED