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Uncommon mathematical excursions : polynomia and related realms

Author: Dan Kalman
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Mathematical Association of America, ©2009.
Series: Dolciani mathematical expositions, no. 35.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A guide to the hidden byways of algebra, calculus and geometry, for the seasoned mathematical traveller.

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Dan Kalman
ISBN: 9780883853412 0883853418
OCLC Number: 290454936
Description: xv, 265 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
Contents: I. The province of polynomia. Horner's form --
Polynomial potpourri --
Polynomila roots and coefficeints --
Solving polynomial equations --
II. Maxministan. Leveling with Lagrange: constrained maxima and minima with Lagrangian functions --
A maxmini miscellany --
Envelopes and the ladder problem --
Deflection on an ellipse --
III. The Calculusian Republic. A generalized logarithm for exponential-linear equations --
Envelopes and asymptotes --
Derivatives without limits --
Two Calculusian Miracles.
Series Title: Dolciani mathematical expositions, no. 35.
Other Titles: Polynomia and related realms
Responsibility: Dan Kalman.
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