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A mathematical kaleidoscope : applications in industry, business, and science

Author: Brian Conolly; S Vajda
Publisher: Chichester, West Sussex, England : Albion Pub., 1995.
Series: Mathematics & applications.
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"This text embodies at advanced and postgraduate level the professional and technical experience of two experienced mathematicians. It covers a wide range of applications relevant in many areas, including actuarial science, communications, engineering, finance, gambling, house purchase, lotteries, management, operational research, pursuit and search." "In mathematical studies drawn from algebra, geometry, analysis,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Conolly, Brian.
Mathematical kaleidoscope
(DLC) 96130342
(OCoLC)34652049
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Brian Conolly; S Vajda
ISBN: 9780857099853 085709985X
OCLC Number: 869282349
Description: 1 online resource (266 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: Fantasies --
Finance --
Games --
Mathematical programming --
Search, pursuit and rational outguessing --
Organization and management --
Mathematical teasers --
Triangular geometry.
Series Title: Mathematics & applications.
Responsibility: Brian Conolly and Steven Vajda.
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Embodies at advanced and postgraduate level the professional and technical experience of two experienced mathematicians. This title treats serious mathematics respectfully, and maintains the  Read more...

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One sees the Arm of the Master, that prominent mathematician and teacher Prof. S. Vajda. A nice history of development, internal beauty, solution, applications. Needs not too much subject knowledge, Read more...

 
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