One person possesses 7 asavas horses, another 9 hayas horses, and another 9 camels. Each gives two animals away, one to each of the others.

Individual problems from throughout mathematics history, as well as articles that include problem sets for students.

Seven men held equal shares in a grinding stone 5 feet in diameter. What part of the diameter should each grind away?

Given a pyramid 300 cubits high, with a square base 500 cubits to a side, determine the distance from the center of any side to the apex.

Suppose the area of an equilateral triangle be 600. The sides are required.

A certain gentleman ordered that 90 measures of grain were to be transported from his house to another, 30 leucas distant.

In a rectangle, having given the diagonal and perimeter, find the sides

Given two circles tangent to each other and to a common line, determine a relationship between the radii and the distance between the tangent points.

Given a pendulum as shown. The height of the pendulum is two units and its horizontal width is 2 units. What is the area of the pendulum?

I wish to find three numbers of such nature that the first and the second with 1/2 of the third makes 20...

A set of four congruent circles whose centers form a square is inscribed in a right triangle ABC where C is the right angle and serves as one corner of the square. Find their radius in terms of the sides; a,b,c, of the triangle.