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Given a right triangle where you know the length of the base and the sum of the perpendicular side and the hypotenuse.

A survey of concepts of infinite sets over the centuries.
How much does Landowner A give to each worker knowing Landowner B gives a certain amount more and has few workers.
There is a four-sided field whose eastern side measures 35 paces, its western side 45 paces, its southern side 25 paces and its northern side 15 paces. Find the area of this field.
Two men rent a pasture for 100 liras on the understanding that two cows are to be counted as being equivalent to three sheep. The first puts in 60 cows and 85 sheep; the second 80 cows and 100 sheep. How much should each pay?
The most popular and authoritative arithmetic book in late 17th and 18th century England, it stayed in print for 100 years.
A general mathematics website with much information on the history of mathematics.
A new history of mathematics in ancient Mesopotamia, concentrating on its social aspects.
A certain slave fled from Milan to Naples going 1/10 of the whole journey each day. At the beginning of the third day, his master sent a slave after him and this slave went 1/7 of the whole journey each day.
A study of the nature of architecture in ancient Egypt and its relationship to Egyptian mathematics.

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