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Determine the greatest cylinder that can be inscribed in a given cone.
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?
There are many historical sessions during the 2007 summer meeting of the Mathematical Association of America.
A new edition of a brief history text, arranged topically rather than chronologically.
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?
I wish to find three numbers of such nature that the first and the second with 1/2 of the third makes 20...
This will be the fifth meeting of this kind, which brings together mathematics educators and researchers to share their teaching ideas and classroom experience in teaching mathematics based on historical, epistemological and cultural approaches.
The authors provide descriptions of Maya calendar systems, photos of artifacts, examples of calendar conversions, and exercises for classroom use.
A discussion of a collaborative effort in Italy to produce materials enabling secondary school teachers to use the history of mathematics in the classroom.
How much does Landowner A give to each worker knowing Landowner B gives a certain amount more and has few workers.