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This work discusses the people who solved some of Hilbert's problems from 1900, as well as the mathematics involved in the solutions.
A description of this well-regarded website.
A new history of mathematics text which asks lots of questions about the history and the mathematics.
Information on the NCTM Fall, 2004 Eastern Regional meeting.

[Translation of title: Algebra in the Time of Babylon. When Mathematics Were Written on Clay.] A thorough review of Jens Hoyrup's revision, expansion, and French translation of his own 1998 book for Danish high-school students.

Given a pyramid 300 cubits high, with a square base 500 cubits to a side, determine the distance from the center of any side to the apex.
A collection of articles on mathematics in Europe from the twelfth to the fifteenth century.
The Tree of Proportions and Proportionality from the De Divina Proportione of Luca Pacioli published in 1509.
One person possesses 7 asavas horses, another 9 hayas horses, and another 9 camels. Each gives two animals away, one to each of the others.
In many sources, we see that Tartaglia has the surname Fontana. According to the author of this article, the co-discoverer of the cubic formula did not ever use that name.

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