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A barrel has various holes in it. The fist hole empties the barrel in three days...
The Midwest History of Mathematics Conference will take place in the Reinhart Center of Viterbo University, LaCrosse, Wisconsin, on October 3 and 4, 2008.
A man agreed to pay for 13 valuable houses worth \$5000 each, what the last would amount to, reckoning 7 cents for the first, 4 times 7 cents for the second, and so on, increasing the price 4 times on each to the last.
Now a pile of rice is against a wall, it has a base perimeter of 60 feet and a height of 12 feet.
Two circles, the sum of whose radii is a, are placed in the same plane with their centers at a distance 2a...
Assume that the human population after the flood was 6 and that 200 years later the population was 1,000,000. Find the annual growth of the population.
A method for extracting square roots used in Italy through the 18th century was introduced in a manuscript by the 12th century mathematician al-Hassar. Appendix: When Was Fermat Born? (Not in 1601 ...)
A square walled city measures 10 li on each side. At the center of each side is a gate. Two persons start walking from the center of the city.
Given the cats eye as shown. Let the radius of the eye be given by R. What is the area of the pupil?
Given a right triangle where you know the length of the base and the sum of the perpendicular side and the hypotenuse.