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This is an invited working conference as part of the ICMI Study Series.
This article contains examples of the use of the rule of false position in the solution of geometric problems as found in the work of Simon Stevin. We discuss the benefits for future teachers and their students.

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The Fibonacci numbers and applications to areas such as plant growth and stock market predictions.
On Triangles, by Regiomontanus (Johannes M�ller) (1436-1476), written in 1464 but not published until 1533.
An introduction to the work of Venn as well as the work of the author in extending some of Venn's results.
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An erect pole of 10 cubits has its base moved 6 cubits. Determine the new height and the distance the top of the pole is lowered.

An elementary introduction to Euler squares and how they can be used in teacher training

Boyer's classic text, as revised by Uta Merzbach, is still worth having.