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A translation of one of the seminal papers in the field of elliptic integrals, but one that can be read by an undergraduate.

The copybooks of two young men reveal very different purposes in learning geometry.

This collection of readings gives details on the history of mathematics education in the U.S. from 1828 to 1959.
An analysis of James Gregory's proof of the Pappus-Guldin theorem, along with the original documents both in Latin and English.
These posters illustrate aspects of the history of mathematics in countries from Babylonia to Ireland.
A mouse is at the top of a poplar tree 60 braccia high, and a cat is on the ground at its foot. The mouse decends 1/2 a braccia a day and at night it turns back 1/6 of a braccia.
A woodcutter starts to fell a tree 4 feet in diameter, and cuts half way through. One face of the cut is horizontal, and the other face is inclined to the horizontal at an angle of 45 degrees. Find the volume of the wood cut out.
Find two numbers such that multiplying one by the other makes 8 and the sum of their squares is 27.
A history of the development of Pascal's triangle in its various manifestations
This work discusses the people who solved some of Hilbert's problems from 1900, as well as the mathematics involved in the solutions.

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