| J. Bell - Science - 2012 - 250 pages
A compact survey, at the elementary level, of some of the most important concepts of mathematics. Attention is paid to their technical features, historical development and ... | |
| Gilles Godefroy - Mathematics - 2004 - 194 pages
Numbers are fascinating. The fascination begins in childhood, when we first learn to count. It continues as we learn arithmetic, algebra, geometry, and so on. Eventually, we ... | |
| E. H. Sondheimer, Alan Rogerson - Mathematics - 2006 - 172 pages
This fresh overview of numbers and infinity avoids tedium and controversy while maintaining historical accuracy and modern relevance. Perfect for undergraduate mathematics or ... | |
| Constance Reid - Mathematics - 2006 - 208 pages
From Zero to Infinity is a combination of number lore, number history, and sparkling descriptions of the simply stated but exceedingly difficult problems posed by the most ... | |
| Mathematics - 2004 - 331 pages
Illustrating many important aspects of measurement discusses current thinking about learning and teaching measurement, including such topics as students' understanding, the ... | |
| James Roy Newman - Mathematics - 2000 - 624 pages
Presents 33 essays on such topics as statistics and the design of experiments, group theory, the mathematics of infinity, the mathematical way of thinking, the unreasonableness ... | |
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