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A survey of this theorem's 4000 year history, with applications to many fields.
This is from a letter of June, 1695 in which Leibniz is discussing differentiation with Johann Bernoulli. The work in which these letters appear is the Virorum Celeberr. Got. Gul. Leibnitii et Johann Bernoulli Commercium Philosophicum et Mathematica, originally published in 1740.
An excellent book surveying the history of the philosophy of mathematics from the time of Plato to the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.
This collection of readings gives details on the history of mathematics education in the U.S. from 1828 to 1959.
The highest point of the Andes is about 4 miles above sea level.
These posters illustrate aspects of the history of mathematics in countries from Babylonia to Ireland.
Suppose a man had put out one cent at compound interest in 1620, what would have been the amount in 1824, allowing it to double once in 12 years?
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?

The author shows how teachers can use Leonhard Euler's original works in the classroom to explore Euler's famous polyhedral formula,
V + F = E + 2.

A certain bishop ordered that 12 loaves be divided among his clergy.

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