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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 historically minded textbook designed to teach real analysis by considering some of the problems faced by 19th century mathematicians.
Short biographies of mathematicians with mathematical activities.
The author compares Greek ladder, continued fraction, and Newton's Method approximations, noting that the Greek ladder easily gives both of Archimedes' famous bounds.
This is a description of the crosswalk from Convergence to Loci Convergence.
A survey of the mathematics education of cadets in the first century after the founding of the U.S. Military Academy.
A circle, a square and an equilateral triangle all have the same perimeter equal to 1 meter. Compare their areas.
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?
In a circle whose circumference is 60 units, a chord is drawn forming a segment whose sagitta is 2 units. What is the length of the chord?
The number 50 is divided by a certain number. If the divisor is increased by 3, the quotient decreases by 3.75. What is the number?

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