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Two men start walking at the same time and travel a distance. One is walking faster and completes the journey sooner. How fast did each man travel?
Page 9, Images from Paul Halmos Photograph Collection: Burkholder, Butzer, Calderon, Chern, et al
A father left $20,000 to be divided among his four sons ages 6, 8, 10, and 12 years respectively so that each share placed at 4 1/2 compounded interest should amount to the same value when its possessor becomes the age 21.
The Arithmetic of Boethius (480-524) dates from the early sixth century. This page is from a mansucript (Plimpton MS 165) that dates from approximately 1294, written on vellum.
A collection of short biographical sketches of people involved in the development of calculus, as well as brief descriptions of important events in that development.
A square walled city of unknown dimensions has four gates, one at the center of each side.
Arithmos seminars are 24-hour workshops on the classics of mathematics, read in the original, or in a scholarly English translation.
If 80 dollars worth of provisions will serve 20 men for 25 days, what number of men will the same amount of provisions serve for 10 days?
Essays on various aspects of Greek science and mathematics, which help give a context for those aspects of Greek culture.
A translation of one of the earliest European mathematical texts to use the Hindu-Arabic number system.

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