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Find the area of the elliptical segment cut off parallel to the shorter axis;
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.
A cylindrical tin tomato can is to be made which shall have a given capacity. Find what should be the ratio of the height to the radius of the base that the smallest possible amount of tin shall be required.
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.
The king of France entered into a battle and was defeated. How many soldiers did he have before he was defeated?
A collection of articles dealing with mathematical models and objects and how they can be used in teaching.
This is a collection of plates that Leonardo da Vinci created to illustrate De divina proportione of Luca Pacioli.
I found a stone but did not weigh it; after I added to it 1/7 of its weight and then 1/11 of this new weight, I weighed the total at 1 mina. What was the weight of the stone?
Now there are three sisters who leave home together.
A certain merchant increases the value of his estate by 1/3...

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