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Images from Frans van Schooten's 1659 edition of The Geometry of Rene Descartes

A collection of 24 mini-posters, each containing a quotation about mathematics.
Determine the greatest cylinder that can be inscribed in a given cone.
The Euler Society was founded as the tercentennial of the birth of the prolific Swiss-born genius Leonhard Euler approaches. The 2006 meeting is the fifth annual meeting of the Society.
Three congruent circles of radius 6 inches are mutually tangent to one another. Compute the area enclosed between them.
Determine the dimensions for a right-angled triangle, having been given the hypotenuse, and the side of the inscribed square.
Relationships between Architecture and Mathematics
An oblong garden is a half yard longer than it is wide and consists entirely of a gravel walk...
The authors provide descriptions of Maya calendar systems, photos of artifacts, examples of calendar conversions, and exercises for classroom use.
Mathematics is often referred to today as the "science of patterns." But has this always been true historically, or is this something that happened in recent times? The question is discussed here with reference to the work of Euclid and Jacob Steiner.

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