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What is Weierstrass' "simple diagram" in the calculus of variations?

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Yuktibhāṣā, 16th century, first modern proof of $\frac{\pi}4=\int_0^1 \frac{dt}{1+t^2}=\sum_{n\ge 0} \frac{(-1)^n}{2n+1}$

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What book did Maria Gaetana Agnesi write which contained both differential and integral calculus?

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Is Spivak right in what he says about Galileo?

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Is there an English translation of Newton’s De Analysi?

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The term "constant" in "integration by parts" ("partielle Integration")

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Source of L’Hôpital’s 1696 Calculus textbook

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Did Newton know the chain rule?

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Origin of the special Finnish notation for difference of antiderivative

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Electromagnetics and vector calculus

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Did Berkeley's criticism of infinitesimals hobble calculus pedagogy?

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How did Newton & Raphson's versions of the N-R method differ?

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How to derive the power series of $\sin(x)$ and $\cos(x)$ followed the footstep of Euler

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Where can I find a copy of Dieudonné's 'Infinitesimal Calculus'?

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