Mathematical Fallacies and Paradoxes
From ancient Greek mathematics to 20th-century quantum theory, paradoxes, fallacies and other intellectual inconsistencies have long puzzled and intrigued the mind of man. This stimulating, thought-provoking compilation collects and analyzes the most interesting paradoxes and fallacies from mathematics, logic, physics and language.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - NielsenGW - LibraryThing
About every month or so, diagrams go around social media proving various paradoxes. From proving 2 = 3, or that certain infinite series converge to -1/12, these proofs often use fallacious logic or ... Read full review
i could not understand the series formula at all.how can value of n change each time in a single series?