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A man plants 4 kernels of corn, which at harvest produce 32 kernels: these he plants the second year; now supposing the annual increase to continue 8 fold, what would be the produce of the 15th year, allowing 1000 kernels to a pint?
Fibonacci gave a practical rule for approximating the area of an equilateral triangle.
Find two numbers such that multiplying one by the other makes 8 and the sum of their squares is 27.
Thumbnail sketches of statisticians throughout history.
This work discusses the people who solved some of Hilbert's problems from 1900, as well as the mathematics involved in the solutions.
In this fascinating and accessible book, the author devotes one lively, informative page of description and one striking, full-page illustration to each of 250 milestones in mathematics.
Given a pendulum as shown. The height of the pendulum is two units and its horizontal width is 2 units. What is the area of the pendulum?
Knowing the base, b, and the altitude, a, of a triangle. Find the expression for a side of the inscribed square.
Website containing much information on mathematical symbolism and terminology, as well as portraits of mathematicians from postage stamps.
The Fundamental Theorem of Calculus is presented in the version of Scottish mathematician James Gregory -- without the use of limits.

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