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Given four integers where if added together three at a time their sums are: 20, 22, 24, and 27. What are the integers?
A square circumscribed about a given circle is double in area to a square inscribed in the same circle. True of false? Prove your answer.
Three men wish to buy a horse but none have a sufficient amount of money for the purchase; to do so they must borrow from each other. How much money does each man have and what is the price of the horse?

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Divide 100 loaves of bread among 10 men including a boatman, a foreman, and a doorkeeper, who receives double portions. What is the share of each?
There are two numbers which are to each other as 5 and 6 and the sum of their squares is 2196. What are the numbers?
Short sketches on how mathematicians work and think.
A bridge is built across a river in 6 months by 45 men. It is washed away by the current. Required the number of workmen sufficient to build another of twice as much worth in 4 months.
A survey of techniques of minimizing and maximizing over the centuries.
How long does it take a single man to do work when...

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