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The development of 30 important mathematics subjects during the twentieth century made understandable to undergraduate mathematics majors.
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.
Considering non-unique representation of Maya calendar numbers may help your students understand their own number system better.
This is the title page of the Nova Scientia (1537) of Niccolo Tartaglia (1499-1557). In this work, Tartaglia discussed the mathematics of artillery and developed methods for determining the range of a cannon.
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?

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