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An English translation of Eratosthenes' Geography, which includes "On the Measurement of the Earth."
A new history of Greek mathematics, taking into account the latest research.
What is the perpendicular height of a cloud when it's angles of elevation were 35 degrees and 64 degrees as taken by two observers?
The history of apportionment of representatives in the U.S. Congress, from the 1790s until today, along with a discussion of the mathematics involved in the various methods.
A collection of 24 mini-posters, each containing a quotation about mathematics.
Determine the radii of three equal circles decribed within and tangent to a given circle, and also tangent to each other
Three congruent circles of radius 6 inches are mutually tangent to one another. Compute the area enclosed between them.
Using the history of mathematics in a college algebra class has had significant positive effects on student learning.
Page 6: Images from the Paul Halmos Photo Collection of Abram Besicovitch, R. H. Bing, Burton W. Jones, Garrett Birkhoff, Abolghassem Ghaffari, Errett Bishop, and Max Black
Two MAA PREP Workshops in the History of Mathematics will be offered in June at the MAA Headquarters in Washington, DC.