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Given a rectangle, find the line through one vertex of minimum length that passes through the extensions of the two opposite sides.
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The perimeters of two similar triangles are 45 and 135 respectively. One side of the first triangle has length 11″ and a second side, 19″. Find the lengths of the sides of the second triangle.
A lady being asked how old she was at the time of her marriage replied that the age of her oldest son was 13; that he was born 2 years after her marriage...
In a right triangle, let the perpendicular be 5 and the sum of the base and hypotenuse 25. Find the lengths of the base and hypotenuse
A journey through numbers from their earliest beginning in India to the proof of Fermat's Last Theorem by Wiles.
Fibonacci gave a practical rule for approximating the area of an equilateral triangle.

Three images from Kepler's 1609 Astronomia Nova, the text in which he introduced his first two laws of planetary motion

A copper water tank in the form of a rectangular parallelopiped is to made. If its length is to be a times its breadth, how high should it be that for a given capacity it should cost as little as possible?
Thumbnail sketches of statisticians throughout history.

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