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Find a number having remainder 29 when divided by 30 and remainder 3 when divided by 4.
A bridge is built across a river in 6 months by 45 men. It is washed away by the current. Required the number of workmen sufficient to build another of twice as much worth in 4 months.
The author compares Greek ladder, continued fraction, and Newton's Method approximations, noting that the Greek ladder easily gives both of Archimedes' famous bounds.
A survey of techniques of minimizing and maximizing over the centuries.
This is a description of the crosswalk from Convergence to Loci Convergence.
Whimsical posters of fifteen mathematicians with brief biographies.
What number which being increased by 1/2, 1/3, and 1/4 of itself, the sum shall be 75?
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A collection of the Kenneth May lectures in the history of mathematics given at meetings of the Canadian Society for the History and Philosophy of Mathematics.
A brief introduction to the life of John Napier, along with an animation of calculations using Napier's bones.

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