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A translation of one of the seminal papers in the field of elliptic integrals, but one that can be read by an undergraduate.
Eratosthenes' measurement of the earth, in a form that's easy for teachers to use in the classroom.
The movie Agora, about the mathematician Hypatia of Alexandria (c. 400 AD), is spectacular and intriguing but Hypatia should be portrayed as the hero she was.
The author takes us on a historical tour of mathematics through postage stamps of the world that display mathematicians and mathematics.
If I were to give 7 pennies to each beggar at my door, I would have 24 pennies left in my purse. How many beggars are there and how much money do I have?
Knowing the base, b, and the altitude, a, of a triangle. Find the expression for a side of the inscribed square.
Website containing much information on mathematical symbolism and terminology, as well as portraits of mathematicians from postage stamps.
Find two numbers such that multiplying one by the other makes 8 and the sum of their squares is 27.
A collection of articles from the American Mathematical Monthly by experts on the evolution of various fields of mathematics.
This work discusses the people who solved some of Hilbert's problems from 1900, as well as the mathematics involved in the solutions.

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