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Teaching us a lesson : let us teach guessing 3, 4, 10

Author: George Pólya; Kurt Simon; Mathematical Association of America.
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Mathematical Association of America, 1966.
Series: MAA video classics, 1.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Lecturer George Pólya leads an undergraduate class to discover the number of parts into which 3-space is divided by five arbitrary planes. He identifies the steps involved in plausible reasoning, and points out that they constitute a program for attacking any mathematical or scientific problem.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Educational films
Nonfiction films
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: George Pólya; Kurt Simon; Mathematical Association of America.
OCLC Number: 26796688
Credits: Producer-director, Kurt Simon ; graphics, Bob Domino ; executive producer, A.N. Feldzamen.
Description: 1 videocassette (57 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS format.
Series Title: MAA video classics, 1.
Other Titles: Let us teach guessing
Responsibility: a demonstration with George Pólya.

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Lecturer George Pólya leads an undergraduate class to discover the number of parts into which 3-space is divided by five arbitrary planes. He identifies the steps involved in plausible reasoning, and points out that they constitute a program for attacking any mathematical or scientific problem.

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