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A thorough study of Benjamin Franklin's mathematical accomplishments, in particular his work on magic squares.
Fibonacci gave a practical rule for approximating the area of an equilateral triangle.
A new edition of a brief history text, arranged topically rather than chronologically.
Rabbits and pheasants are put in a basket.
These are the winning entries from the annual History of Mathematics SIGMAA Student Paper Contest.
Thumbnail sketches of statisticians throughout history.
This will be the fifth meeting of this kind, which brings together mathematics educators and researchers to share their teaching ideas and classroom experience in teaching mathematics based on historical, epistemological and cultural approaches.
The quadrennial meeting of the International Study Group on the Relations between History and Pedagogy of Mathematics will be in Mexico City, July 14-18, 2008.
The "rood", a linear measure dating from many centuries ago, is calculated anew in today's classrooms.
A gentleman has bought a rectangular piece of land whose perimeter is to be 100 rods.