A man has four creditors. To the first he owes 624 ducats; to the second, 546; to the third, 492; and to the fourth 368.

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A biography of Hypatia in her times, which carefully distinguishes between the known facts of her life and the many speculations about her.

An oracle ordered a prince to build a sacred building, whose space would be 400 cubits, the length being 6 cubits more than the width, and the width 3 cubits more than the height. Find the dimensions of the building.

A rifle ball is fired through a three-inch plank, the resistance of which causes an unknown constant retardation of its velocity.

There is a four sided field.

Images from a 16th century text about the astrolabe and its uses

A new sourcebook containing the works in their original form along with a translation and a brief commentary.

Given the dimensions of an isosceles trapezoid find the length of the transversal drawn parallel to the bases that divides the trapezoid into 2 equal areas.

The MAA's annual summer Mathfest will take place in Knoxville, TN from August 10-12, 2006.

The expression 0^0 is usually called an indeterminate form. This article details the history of the meaning of this expression and concludes that, in some cases, we should evaluate it as 1.