Famous Problems in the History of Mathematics Introduction Mathematics has been vital to the development of civilization; from ancient to modern times it has been fundamental to advances in science, engineering, and philosophy. As a result, the history of mathematics has become an important study; hundreds of books, papers, and web pages have addressed the subject in a variety of different ways. The purpose of this site is to present a small portion of the history of mathematics through an investigation of some of the great problems that have inspired mathematicians throughout the ages. Included are problems that are suitable for middle school and high school math students, with links to solutions, as well as links to mathematicians' biographies and other math history sites.
Math in Daily Life When you buy a car, follow a recipe, or decorate your home, you're using math principles. People have been using these same principles for thousands of years, across countries and continents. Whether you're sailing a boat off the coast of Japan or building a house in Peru, you're using math to get things done. How can math be so universal? First, human beings didn't invent math concepts; we discovered them.
Percentages: Calculating Percent - 1 ------ Note: The Information above this point will not be sent to your printer -------- ------ Note: The Information below this point will not be sent to your printer -------- Related Resources The various resources listed below are aligned to the same standard, (6RP03) taken from the CCSM (Common Core Standards For Mathematics) as the Percentages Worksheet shown above. Use ratio and rate reasoning to solve real-world and mathematical problems, e.g., ...
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