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The number 50 is divided by a certain number. If the divisor is increased by 3, the quotient decreases by 3.75. What is the number?
An excellent book surveying the history of the philosophy of mathematics from the time of Plato to the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.
A description of a long-running conference in which undergraduate mathematics students gather to share their research on the history of mathematics.
The MAA's annual summer Mathfest will take place in Knoxville, TN from August 10-12, 2006.

This book describes some of the so-called temple geometry problems that Japanese mathematicians posed and solved beginning in the seventeenth century.

Now there are six-headed four legged animals and four-headed two-legged birds. Find the total number of animals and birds.
There is a regular pentagon. The length of its side is a. Find the area of the pentagon. Generalize your result for a nonagon.
A man is walking across a bridge, when a boat passes under the bridge.How rapidly are the boat and the pedestrian separating after the boat passes under the bridge?
A ladder has 100 steps. On the first step sits 1 pigeon; on the second, 2; on the third, 3; and so on up to the hundredth. How many pigeons in all?
A certain bishop ordered that 12 loaves be divided among his clergy.

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