Boyer's classic text, as revised by Uta Merzbach, is still worth having.

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Boyer's classic text, as revised by Uta Merzbach, is still worth having.

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.

How Euler resolved the paradox first noted by Maclaurin that nine points should determine a curve of order three, yet two such curves can intersect in nine points

Determine the dimensions for a right-angled triangle, having been given the hypotenuse, and the side of the inscribed square.

Page from al-Khwarizmi's algebra text written in about 825. The proof of the rule for solving a quadratic equation of the form "squares plus roots equal numbers".

If 40 oranges are worth 60 apples, and 75 apples are worth 7 dozen peaches, and 100 peaches are worth 1 box of grapes and three boxes of grapes are worth 40 pounds of pecans, how many peaches can be bought for 100 oranges?

Relationships between Architecture and Mathematics

Three equal circumferences with radii 6" are tangent to each other. Compute the area enclosed between them.

An oblong garden is a half yard longer than it is wide and consists entirely of a gravel walk...