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A journey through numbers from their earliest beginning in India to the proof of Fermat's Last Theorem by Wiles.
The king of France entered into a battle and was defeated. How many soldiers did he have before he was defeated?
Given the fraction ax/ (a-x ), convert it into an infinite series.
A creative expression combining text, design and illustrations, originally designed for the International Congress of Mathematicians in Madrid.
As for a square piece of land that amounts to 100 square cubits, if it is said to you, "Cause it to make a piece of land that amounts to 100 square cubits that is round," what is the required diameter?
Find a number having remainder 29 when divided by 30 and remainder 3 when divided by 4.

What it took to get an 8th grade education in 1895

A study and English translation of Servois' attempt to place calculus on a foundation of algebraic analysis without recourse to infinitesimals, continuing the work of Lagrange.
A California miner has a spherical ball of gold, 2 inches in diamter, which he wants to exchange for spherical balls 1 inch in diameter. How many of the smaller spheres should he receive?
How much does Landowner A give to each worker knowing Landowner B gives a certain amount more and has few workers.