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Review: How to Solve It: A New Aspect of Mathematical Method

User Review  - Matt - Goodreads

The information in this book was extremely useful and extremely difficult to approach. I read the Kindle edition which may be part of the problem, but the majority of the book is structured as a ... Read full review

Review: How to Solve It: A New Aspect of Mathematical Method

User Review  - bartosz_witkowski - Goodreads

On the surface How to Solve It by George Pólya is a short little book about strategies of solving mathematical problems. Deep down, however, it is not a book about mathematics, but it's a book devoted ... Read full review

Review: How to Solve It: A New Aspect of Mathematical Method

User Review  - Jaseem - Goodreads

I could not do justice to the book. This book, at least I think is intended for a serious mathematics student, which I'm not one. Although very small, it's not a book that you can read in a few hours ... Read full review

Review: How to Solve It: A New Aspect of Mathematical Method

User Review  - Ming - Goodreads

I enjoyed this book. I like the way Polya presents things, the actual discussion of how to solve things is nothing too sophisticated but good intellectual habits never are; yet, many of us forget to ... Read full review

Review: How to Solve It: A New Aspect of Mathematical Method

User Review  - Công Spin - Goodreads

Finished this book in couple hours. This book is more suitable for teacher who want to improve their teaching skills Read full review

Review: How to Solve It: A New Aspect of Mathematical Method

User Review  - Scott Kleinpeter - Goodreads

Should be required reading for all humanity. I like to imagine this as the most potent type of allegory. Mathematics is practical thinking. Problems are daily challenges and general life concerns. One ... Read full review

Review: How to Solve It: A New Aspect of Mathematical Method

User Review  - Marjorie Gruen - Goodreads

Helped me get through my degree. Greatest math book I've ever owned. Read full review

Review: How to Solve It: A New Aspect of Mathematical Method

User Review  - Prathik M - Goodreads

Decent book, best for students or teachers, nothing mind blowing or something that will make you go 'Wow! I've never thought about it this way', but it would help the younger folks and help teachers on how to teach. Read full review

Review: How to Solve It: A New Aspect of Mathematical Method

User Review  - Fredrik Hallgren - Goodreads

Many of the techniques he mentions are obvious or naturally acquired as part a good undergraduate education in the natural sciences, but many of the points he makes are worth keeping in mind. Read full review

Review: How to Solve It: A New Aspect of Mathematical Method

User Review  - Thai Son - Goodreads

Hailed as the classic guide to problem solving, this book did quite a good job at categorizing the ways of looking at a problem, and some general methods of solving and treating them. However, I think ... Read full review

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