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History of Maya calendars, including the modified base 20 number system used in them
A square walled city of unknown dimensions has four gates, one at the center of each side.
A brief history of mathematics aimed at college students with little technical knowledge of mathematics.
This is from a letter of June, 1695 in which Leibniz is discussing differentiation with Johann Bernoulli. The work in which these letters appear is the Virorum Celeberr. Got. Gul. Leibnitii et Johann Bernoulli Commercium Philosophicum et Mathematica, originally published in 1740.
Having been given the lengths, a and b, of two straight lines drawn from the acute angles of a right triangle to the middle of the opposite sides, determine the length of those sides.
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 collection of articles in the history of mathematics that appeared in journals of the Mathematical Association of America over the past 90 years.
This is an invited working conference as part of the ICMI Study Series.
Essays on various aspects of Greek science and mathematics, which help give a context for those aspects of Greek culture.
A superb collection of articles by experts on various areas of the history of analysis, from the Greeks to modern times.