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A two door gate of unknown width is opened so that a 2 inch gap exists between the two doors.
The first page of Pathway to Knowledge by Robert Recorde (1510-1558). A version of Euclid's Elements, with commentary by Recorde to make it easier to understand. This page includes Euclid's first three postulates.
A lively description of ten of the greatest feuds in mathematics.
A four-sided town measures 1100 feet on one side and 1000 feet on the other side, on one edge 600 and the other edge 600.

This website offers a collection of biographies of mathematicians and a variety of resources on the development of various branches of mathematics. It is an extremely rich and extensive site.

Thumbnail sketches of statisticians throughout history.
There are two columns in the ruins of Persepolis left standing upright; one is 70 ft. above the plane, and the other 50 ft;
What will the diameter of a sphere be, when its volume and surface area are expressed by the same number?
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