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Excursions into mathematics

Author: Anatole Beck; Michael N Bleicher; Donald W Crowe
Publisher: Natick, Mass. : Peters, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : The millennium edView all editions and formats
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Updated with current research and new solutions to outstanding problems that have been discovered since the last edition, such as the solution to the well-known "four-color problem." Excursions Into  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Lehrmittel
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Anatole Beck; Michael N Bleicher; Donald W Crowe
ISBN: 1568811152 9781568811154
OCLC Number: 247736672
Description: XXV, 499 Seiten : Illustrationen, Diagramme
Contents: CHAPTER 1 EULER'S FORMULA FOR POLYHEDRA, AND RELATED TOPICS, , CHAPTER 2 THE SEARCH FOR PERFECT NUMBERS, CHAPTER 3 WHAT IS AREA?, CHAPTER 4 SOME EXOTIC GEOMETRIES, CHAPTER 5 GAMES, CHAPTER 6 WHAT'S IN A NAME?, SYMBOLS
Responsibility: Anatole Beck ; Michael N. Bleicher ; Donald W. Crowe.

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"It is a cross between providing mathematical challenge and a cultural placement of some famous problems. I hope it will persuade non-mathematicians that mathematics is worthwhile, and provide Read more...

 
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