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How much does Landowner A give to each worker knowing Landowner B gives a certain amount more and has few workers.
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?
A novel about Pythagoras and his followers
In a square box that contains 1000 marbles, how many will it take to reach across the bottom of the box in a straight row?

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A fellow said that when he counted his nuts by twos, threes, fours, fives and sixes, there was still one left over; but when he counted them by sevens they came out even. How many did he have?
Now a good horse and an inferior horse set out from Chang'an to Qi. Qi is 3000 li from Chang'an.
The beginnings of land measurement in the early United States and how this affected American democracy.
A brief version of the author's well-known history of mathematics text.
Determine a number having remainders 2, 3, 2 when divided by 3, 5, 7 respectively.

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