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On a certain ground stands two poles 12 feet apart, the lesser pole is 35 ft. in height and the greater 40 ft. It is sought, if the greater pole will lean on the lesser, then in what part will it touch?
Using the history of mathematics in a college algebra class has had significant positive effects on student learning.
Two MAA PREP Workshops in the History of Mathematics will be offered in June at the MAA Headquarters in Washington, DC.
A brief outline of policies for submission of articles to Loci.
Prove that if the sums of the square opposite sides of any quadrilateral are equal, its diagonals interect at right angles.
This 1989 revision of the 1969 NCTM yearbook still provides wonderful suggestions for using the history of mathematics in the classroom.
A lady has two silver cups, and only one cover for both. The first cup weighs 16 oz, and when it is covered it weighs 3 times as much as the second cup; but when the second cup is covered, it weighs 4 times as much as the first.
Two bicyclists travel in opposite directions around a quarter-mile track and meet every 22 seconds. When they travel in the same direction on this track, the faster passes the slower once every 3 minutes and 40 seconds. Find the rate of each rider
A collection of articles on using the history of mathematics of the past 200 years in the undergraduate classroom.
Now there is a wall 5 feet thick and two rats tunnel from opposite sides.

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