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This website offers a collection of biographies of mathematicians and a variety of resources on the development of various branches of mathematics. It is an extremely rich and extensive site.
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.
Download the two winning essays to learn about using indivisibles to find the area under a cycloid arch in the 17th century and about the Radon transform and its use in x-ray tomography in the 20th century.
This is the title page of Isaac Barrow's Latin edition of the works of Archimedes, the first four books of Apollonius's Conics, and Theodosius's Spherica. It was published in 1675.
A creative expression combining text, design and illustrations, originally designed for the International Congress of Mathematicians in Madrid.
I wish to find three numbers of such nature that the first and the second with 1/2 of the third makes 20...
The Fundamental Theorem of Calculus is presented in the version of Scottish mathematician James Gregory -- without the use of limits.
A small selection of Euler's works, explained by a master expositor.
The dimensions of a rectangular box in inches are expressed by three consecutive numbers. The surface of the box is 292 square inches. Find the dimensions.
Essays on various aspects of mathematical thought by prominent mathematicians of the past century.