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There is a fish whose body weighs 8oz. Tell me how much the whole fish weighs?
In many sources, we see that Tartaglia has the surname Fontana. According to the author of this article, the co-discoverer of the cubic formula did not ever use that name.
In order to encourage his son in the study of arithmetic, a father agrees to pay him 8 pennies for every problem solved correctly and to charge him 5 pennies for each incorrect solution.
Given a triangular piece of land having two sides 10 yards in length and its base 12 yards, what is the largest square that can be constructed within this piece of land so that one of its sides lies along the base of the triangle?
A wonderful book about the square root of 2, beginning with the search for the side of a square double a given square.
A collection of articles about historical and contemporary women in mathematics.
Three circles of varying radius are mutually tangent. The area of the triangle connecting their centers is given. Find the radius of the third circle.
An extension of Al-Karaji's formula for the sum of the cubes by a 19th century Turkish author and journal editor
A guest on horseback rides 300 li in a day. The guest leaves his clothes behind and the host rides off to catch up with the guest once he discovers the clothes. Assuming the host rides without stop tell how far he can go in a day?
There is a round town 8000 feet in circumference.

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