Dictionary of Mathematics

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Taylor & Francis, 1999 - Reference - 260 pages
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In this Dictionary of Mathematic, key ideas, terms and concepts are clearly explained in an accessible and easy-to-use format.Each entry begins with a short definition and is followed by an explanation and/or worked example. The more complex and important the term, the more detailed the entry.In writing each entry, the authors kept three questions in mind: what does the entry mean? why do I need to know it? how is it used? The method follows the familiar concept that knowledge in mathematics consists of "concept, context, and skill".
 

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This dictionary was first published in England as The Complete A-Z Mathematics Handbook, and "handbook" better describes its approach. The alphabetical entries focus on application rather than ... Read full review

Contents

Section 1
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Section 2
Section 3
Section 4
Section 5
Section 6
Section 7
Section 8
Section 18
Section 19
Section 20
Section 21
Section 22
Section 23
Section 24
Section 25

Section 9
Section 10
Section 11
Section 12
Section 13
Section 14
Section 15
Section 16
Section 17
Section 26
Section 27
Section 28
Section 29
Section 30
Section 31
Section 32
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John Berry, Ted Graham, Jenny Sharp, and Elizabeth Berry are experienced examiners and educators.

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