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An official asks a woman why she has so many bowls to wash. The woman explains that she had dinner guests who ate meat, rice, and soup. Judging by the number of bowls, how many guests were there?
The Joint Mathematics Meetings are being held in New Orleans, LA from January 5-8, 2007.
A survey of over two thousand years of the history of mathematics on the Indian subcontinent.
This a wonderfully written tour of aspects of classical geometry-- a must read for all geometry teachers.
Brief biographies of mathematicians with mathematical activities based on their work.
The dimensions of a rectangular box in inches are expressed by three consecutive numbers. The surface of the box is 292 square inches. Find the dimensions.
Essays on various aspects of mathematical thought by prominent mathematicians of the past century.
A collection of short biographical sketches of people involved in the development of calculus, as well as brief descriptions of important events in that development.
Arithmos seminars are 24-hour workshops on the classics of mathematics, read in the original, or in a scholarly English translation.
Subtitled How an Ancient Brotherhood Cracked the Code of the Universe and Lit the Path from Antiquity to Outer Space, this is a book of entertaining stories more so than scholarly research.