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This book demonstrates the relationship between the mathematics in some recently discovered Babylonian tablets and some standard problems from Egyptian mathematics.

Given a guest on horseback rides 300 li in a day. The guest leaves his clothes behind. The host discovers them after 1/3 day, and he starts out with the clothes.
This is a page from an early printed edition of the Arithmetica of Jordanus de Nemore (early 13th century).
The three sides of a triangular piece of land, taken in order, measure 15, 10, and 13 chains respectively.
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.
This resource consists of a series of 61 worksheets, each focused on a particular problem and related to a particular historical mathematical personality.
Essays on various aspects of mathematical thought by prominent mathematicians of the past century.
Having been given the lengths, a and b, of two straight lines drawn from the acute angles of a right triangle to the middle of the opposite sides, determine the length of those sides.
This collection of readings gives details on the history of mathematics education in the U.S. from 1828 to 1959.
A description of a Research Experience for Undergraduates conducted in 2007 at Hood College.

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