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Four episodes in the history of geometry are discussed, where dynamic geometry helps in understanding the ideas.
A horse halving its speed every day runs 700 miles in 7 days.
A lively description of ten of the greatest feuds in mathematics.
A square walled city of unknown dimensions has four gates, one at the center of each side.

This website offers a collection of biographies of mathematicians and a variety of resources on the development of various branches of mathematics. It is an extremely rich and extensive site.

If 80 dollars worth of provisions will serve 20 men for 25 days, what number of men will the same amount of provisions serve for 10 days?
A sketch of the history of topology, beginning with the polyhedron formula, but continuing up to the present.
A thorough study of Benjamin Franklin's mathematical accomplishments, in particular his work on magic squares.
Essays on various aspects of Greek science and mathematics, which help give a context for those aspects of Greek culture.
Rabbits and pheasants are put in a basket.