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A new sourcebook containing the works in their original form along with a translation and a brief commentary.
The triangle ABC has a right angle at C. Show that 1/ED=1/AC+1/AB
What proportions of sugar at 8 cents, 10 cents and 14 cents per pound, will compose a mixture worth 12 cents per pound?
A tree is 20 feet tall and has a circumference of 3 feet. There is a vine that winds seven equally spaced times around the tree and reaches the top. What is the length of the vine?
Show that the curves x2 - y2 = a2 and 2 xy = b2 cross at right angles.
A study of Victorian idealism and its relation to religion, as exemplified in the work of three 19th century British mathematicians.
Greek ladders for approximating square roots may be more ancient than the ancient Greeks. Students at any level can appreciate their beauty and simplicity. Those who have studied calculus can compare them with Newton's Method for approximating roots.
A number of 3 digits in base 7 has the same three digits...
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.
Given: a circle with an inscribed equilateral triangle. The triangle has an area of 12 square units. What is the area of the circle?

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