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Author:Carl Eberhart; Dept. of Mathematics, Univ. of Kentucky, Lexington, KY
Description: Information and Maple worksheets on Egyptian fractions and geometry, Babylonian numeration, Hippias and his Quadratix, cubic equations, trigonometry until Ptolemy, curves, and more. Also examples of student projects. A spring 1999 course on the history of mathematics.

Levels: College
Languages: English
Resource Types: Courses, Problems/Puzzles, Maple
Math Topics: Basic Algebra, Basic Operations, Problem-Solving, Calculus (Single Variable), Euclidean Plane Geometry, History and Biography, Functions, Trigonometry

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