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This resource consists of a series of 61 worksheets, each focused on a particular problem and related to a particular historical mathematical personality.
Leonardo da Vinci and Albrecht Durer both offered approximate constructions of regular pentagons for the use of artists. This article explains these constructions.
Two excellent volumes on Euler in honor of his three hundredth birthday
This collection of readings gives details on the history of mathematics education in the U.S. from 1828 to 1959.
Archimedes' use of the law of the lever to compute areas and volumes in The Method is discussed. Classroom ready examples are presented.
A person has a circular yard that is 150 ft. in diameter, and wishes a walk of equal width made round it within the fence...

The authors provide an analysis and English translation of the argument by a little known French mathematician that calculus should be based on series rather than on infinitesimals.

These posters illustrate aspects of the history of mathematics in countries from Babylonia to Ireland.
Two wine merchants enter Paris, one of them with 64 casks of wine, the other with 20.
The Euler Society was founded as the tercentennial of the birth of the prolific Swiss-born genius Leonhard Euler approaches. The 2006 meeting is the fifth annual meeting of the Society.