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Knowing the base, b, and the altitude, a, of a triangle. Find the expression for a side of the inscribed square.

The authors provide an analysis and English translation of the argument by a little known French mathematician that calculus should be based on series rather than on infinitesimals.

Website containing much information on mathematical symbolism and terminology, as well as portraits of mathematicians from postage stamps.
Two circles, the sum of whose radii is a, are placed in the same plane with their centers at a distance 2a...
Two wine merchants enter Paris, one of them with 64 casks of wine, the other with 20.
Assume that the human population after the flood was 6 and that 200 years later the population was 1,000,000. Find the annual growth of the population.
A collection of short pieces detailing how Euler solved a particular mathematics problem.
Tartaglia's method for solving cubics, which he eventually explained to Cardano.
This website is connected to the book, The Joy of Pi. It has numerous interesting facts about pi, with links to additional sites.
An English translation of Eratosthenes' Geography, which includes "On the Measurement of the Earth."

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