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A man is walking across a bridge, when a boat passes under the bridge.How rapidly are the boat and the pedestrian separating after the boat passes under the bridge?
A certain bishop ordered that 12 loaves be divided among his clergy.
Three vertical posts along a straight canal, each rising to the same height above the surface of the water. By looking at the line of vision, determine, to the nearest mile, the radius of the earth.
In his analysis of volumes of wine barrels, Kepler used ideas that would become important in differential and integral calculus. Use this article's animated visual imagery to help share Kepler's ideas with your students.
Gun metal of a certain grade is composed of 16% tin and 84% copper. How much tin must be added to 410 lbs. of this gun metal to make a composition of 18% tin?
There were two men, of whom the first had 3 small loaves of bread and the other, 2.
This is a description of the crosswalk from Convergence to Loci Convergence.
Reprint of a classic biography of Gauss, with a new forward by Jeremy Gray.
This is a collection of plates that Leonardo da Vinci created to illustrate De divina proportione of Luca Pacioli.
Now there are three sisters who leave home together.