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The Midwest History of Mathematics Conference will take place in the Reinhart Center of Viterbo University, LaCrosse, Wisconsin, on October 3 and 4, 2008.
Given a rectangle, find the line through one vertex of minimum length that passes through the extensions of the two opposite sides.
Now a pile of rice is against a wall, it has a base perimeter of 60 feet and a height of 12 feet.
In a right triangle, let the perpendicular be 5 and the sum of the base and hypotenuse 25. Find the lengths of the base and hypotenuse
A method for extracting square roots used in Italy through the 18th century was introduced in a manuscript by the 12th century mathematician al-Hassar. Appendix: When Was Fermat Born? (Not in 1601 ...)
A journey through numbers from their earliest beginning in India to the proof of Fermat's Last Theorem by Wiles.
The paperback reprint of this large collection of articles by experts on all aspects of the history and philosophy of mathematics.
In the figure at the left, if the radii of each inscribed circle is 1, what are the dimensions of the bounding rectangle?
Posters illustrating mathematics concepts in such places as China, Japan, India, and the Americas.
A fish sees a heron looking at him from across a pool, so he quickly swims towards the south. When he reaches the south side of the pool, he has the unwelcome surprise of meeting the heron.