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In a right triangle, the hypotenuse is 9.434 and the sum of the sides around the right angle is 13. Find the lengths of the sides around the right angle.
As for a square piece of land that amounts to 100 square cubits, if it is said to you, "Cause it to make a piece of land that amounts to 100 square cubits that is round," what is the required diameter?
The authors recount the 'great tale' of Napier's and Burgi's parallel development of logarithms and urge you to use it in class.
The paperback reprint of this large collection of articles by experts on all aspects of the history and philosophy of mathematics.
In the figure at the left, if the radii of each inscribed circle is 1, what are the dimensions of the bounding rectangle?
A fish sees a heron looking at him from across a pool, so he quickly swims towards the south. When he reaches the south side of the pool, he has the unwelcome surprise of meeting the heron.
A wide-ranging site with links to many sources in the history of mathematics.
How much does Landowner A give to each worker knowing Landowner B gives a certain amount more and has few workers.
The story of the negative numbers
Two men rent a pasture for 100 liras on the understanding that two cows are to be counted as being equivalent to three sheep. The first puts in 60 cows and 85 sheep; the second 80 cows and 100 sheep. How much should each pay?

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