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A discussion not only of the mathematics of pi, but of its applications through the centuries.
This is from a letter of June, 1695 in which Leibniz is discussing differentiation with Johann Bernoulli. The work in which these letters appear is the Virorum Celeberr. Got. Gul. Leibnitii et Johann Bernoulli Commercium Philosophicum et Mathematica, originally published in 1740.
Collection of historical articles that appeared in Consortium, the newsletter of COMAP.
This is a collection of plates that Leonardo da Vinci created to illustrate De divina proportione of Luca Pacioli.
If two Post-boys, A and B at 59 miles distance from one another, set out in the morning in order to meet...
Now there are three sisters who leave home together.
This article contains examples of the use of the rule of false position in the solution of geometric problems as found in the work of Simon Stevin. We discuss the benefits for future teachers and their students.
The Fibonacci numbers and applications to areas such as plant growth and stock market predictions.
Archimedes' use of the law of the lever to compute areas and volumes in The Method is discussed. Classroom ready examples are presented.

A bibliographical reference to mathematics books printed in the new world before 1700.

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