You are here

Convergence articles

Displaying 31 - 40 of 659

How a translation of Peano's counterexample to the 'theorem' that a zero Wronskian implies linear dependence can help your differential equations students

Jacqueline Stedall has uncovered the numerous algebraic ideas of Thomas Harriot from the early 17th century and has organized them into a readable treatise.
Title page from the Ars Magna, by Gerolamo Cardano, published in 1545. Engraved portrait of the author. First printed text of algebraic solution of cubic equations.
A new collection of original source materials in the mathematics of five civilizations.
Now there are six-headed four legged animals and four-headed two-legged birds. Find the total number of animals and birds.
A seminar of faculty from colleges and universities in the Philadelphia area, meeting monthly at Villanova University.
A ladder has 100 steps. On the first step sits 1 pigeon; on the second, 2; on the third, 3; and so on up to the hundredth. How many pigeons in all?
A new edition of a brief history text, arranged topically rather than chronologically.
Page 7, Who's That Mathematician: Images from the Paul R. Halmos Photograph Collection: Blackwell, Halmos, Boas, Bollobas, Bombieri, Mumford, Bonsall, Rankin
This will be the fifth meeting of this kind, which brings together mathematics educators and researchers to share their teaching ideas and classroom experience in teaching mathematics based on historical, epistemological and cultural approaches.

Pages

Dummy View - NOT TO BE DELETED