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Street-fighting mathematics : the art of educated guessing and opportunistic problem solving

作者: Sanjoy Mahajan
出版商: Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, ©2010.
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"In Street-Fighting Mathematics, Sanjoy Mahajan builds, sharpens, and demonstrates tools for educated guessing and down-and-dirty, opportunistic problem solving across diverse fields of knowledge - from mathematics to management. Mahajan describes six tools: dimensional analysis, easy cases, lumping, picture proofs, successive approximation, and reasoning by analogy. Illustrating each tool with numerous examples, he  再讀一些...
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所有的作者/貢獻者: Sanjoy Mahajan
ISBN: 9780262514293 026251429X
OCLC系統控制編碼: 428731304
描述: xv, 134 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
内容: Dimensions --
Easy cases --
Lumping --
Pictorial proofs --
Taking out the big part --
Analogy.
責任: Sanjoy Mahajan ; foreword by Carver A. Mead.

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