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Mathematics for the liberal arts

Author: Jason I Brown
Publisher: Boca Raton : CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group, [2015] ©2015
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Brown, Jason I. (Jason Ira), 1961-
Mathematics for the liberal arts.
Boca Raton : CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group, [2015]
(DLC) 2014039280
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jason I Brown
ISBN: 146659358X 9781466593589
OCLC Number: 910932118
Notes: "A Chapman & Hall book."
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: The Math in Your Life Health, Safety, and Mathematics Found in Translation The Essentials of Conversion Making Sense of Your World with Statistics Summarizing Data with a Few Good Numbers Estimating Unknowns Leading You Down the Garden Path with Statistics Visualizing with Mathematics Seeing Data A Graph Is Worth a Thousand Words Money and Risk Money - Now or Later Risk Taking and Probability The Life in Your Math! Deciding to Make the Best Decisions Making the Right Choices for You Game Theory - Coming Out on Top Making Joint Decisions Art Imitating Math The Math that Makes the Art Believing What You See (or Not) The Mathematics of Sound (and the Sound of Mathematics) The Mathematics of Listening The Mathematics of Composing Solving Musical Mysteries with MSI (Math Scene Investigations) Late Night Mathematics - Humor and Philosophy Laughing with Mathematics The Limits of Mathematics Bibliography Index Review questions appear at the end of each chapter.
Responsibility: Jason I. Brown, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canada.


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