A brief version of the author's well-known history of mathematics text.

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A brief version of the author's well-known history of mathematics text.

A translation of one of the earliest European mathematical texts to use the Hindu-Arabic number system.

A castle has n rooms each of which has 7 samurai in it.

A brief history of mathematics aimed at college students with little technical knowledge of mathematics.

A historically minded textbook designed to teach real analysis by considering some of the problems faced by 19th century mathematicians.

Find the area of the elliptical segment cut off parallel to the shorter axis;

A collection of articles in the history of mathematics that appeared in journals of the Mathematical Association of America over the past 90 years.

A cylindrical tin tomato can is to be made which shall have a given capacity. Find what should be the ratio of the height to the radius of the base that the smallest possible amount of tin shall be required.

Three images from Kepler's 1609 Astronomia Nova, the text in which he introduced his first two laws of planetary motion

Determine the dimensions of the least isosceles triangle ACD that can circumscribe a given circle.