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A rifle ball is fired through a three-inch plank, the resistance of which causes an unknown constant retardation of its velocity.
A study and English translation of Servois' attempt to place calculus on a foundation of algebraic analysis without recourse to infinitesimals, continuing the work of Lagrange.
A survey of early theories of planetary motion, with dynamic figures to help in understanding these motions.
Classrom suggestions for integrating Leonardo's ideas in several different classes
Two men starting from the same point begin walking in different directions. Their rates of travel are in the ratio 7:3.
A book delving into the working of the mathematical mind.
A popular history of ancient mathematics, dealing with the mathematics of ancient Egypt and Babylonia.
We sadly announce the untimely death of one of Convergence's editorial board members.
A report on an Australian teacher's use of material from the Rhind Papyrus.
A man died leaving 3 sons, to whom he bequeathed his estate in the following manner: to the eldest he gave 184 dollars; to the second 155 dollars and to the third 96 dollars;