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Problems from Another Time

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

Exercises for students that explore a cube root algorithm from a Medieval Islamic source
A set of challenge exercises based on an Servois' "Memoir on Quadratures," for  use in a numerical analysis course
... with problems to solve from throughout the book
Exercises Exercise 1. Prove Proposition 1. Exercise 2. Prove Corollary 1.
In this section we will consider a generalization of the problem.
Early 17th century puzzle from Istanbul has much in common with modern day Sudoku.
Use your next Sudoku solution to solve an early 17th century puzzle from Istanbul.

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