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Of Camels, Inheritance, and Unit Fractions

Paul K. Stockmeyer
Math Horizons
Vol. 21, No. 1 (September 2013), pp. 8-11
DOI: 10.4169/mathhorizons.21.1.8
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Abstract Proportional division problems are more than 3,500 years old, but they continue to charm and challenge new generations of problem-solvers.

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