Encyclopedia of Mathematics is a encyclopedic reference work by American author James Tanton that was published by Facts-on-File of New York. Encyclopedia of Mathematics has 1 rating and 0 reviews. A one-volume encyclopedia designed for high school through early college students. Encyclopedia of Mathematics A comprehensive one-volume encyclopedia designed for high school through early college students. More than 1, entries, .

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Spectraz marked it as to-read Dec 13, Encyclopedia of Mathematics is a useful reference providing current and accurate information on the subject for high school and college students. No eBook available Amazon. Open to the public. Northern Beaches Library Service.

Encyclopedia of Mathematics

Lauritz marked it as to-read May 06, State Library of South Australia. Encyclopedia of Mathematics is an indispensable resource that will meet the specific demands of students, interested laypeople, and professionals who need accurate and straightforward information on historical or current issues in mathematics.

Federation University Australia Library. University of Technology Sydney. Hina Shafique rated it really liked it May 10, National Library of Australia. With more than 1, entries, more than photographs and illustrations, it unites disparate ideas and provides the meaning, history, context, and relevance behind each one. Throughout the world many people suffer from the same encycclopedia More than a listing of definitions, this work attempts to provide a sense of meaning and context to mathematical ideas.


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Rado added it Dec 05, TMA Library added it Jun 01, Encyclopedia of Mathematics also gives historical context to mathematical concepts, with entries discussing ancient Arabic, Babylonian, Chinese, Egyptian, Greek, Hindu, and Mayan mathematics, as well as entries providing biographical descriptions of important people in the development of the subject.

In order to set up a list of libraries that you have access to, you must first login or sign up. Erik marked it as to-read Sep 10, Purchase online at Amazon Details: Featuring more than cross-referenced entries, the encyclopedia includes six essays, interspersed throughout the text, that discuss the evolution of algebra and equations, calculus, functions, geometry, fo and statistics, and trigonometry.

A one-volume encyclopedia designed for high school through early college students. This book provides access to computational resources needed by industrial engineers. Comprehensive coverage includes significant discoveries in mathematics, in addition to definitions of basic terms, thought-provoking essays, and capsule biographies of notable scientists matematics mathematics – all presenting a wide range of mqthematics information compiled into a single source.

Add a tag Cancel Be the first to add a tag for this edition. Ranging widely from Achilles paradox to zero matrix, the dictionary uses graphs, diagrams, and charts to render definitions as comprehensible as Found at these bookshops Searching – please wait It covers a broad spectrum of mathematics including analysis, algebra, geometry, foundations of mathematics, calculus of variations and optimization, theory of probability and mathematical statistics, University of Canberra Library.


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Written in easy-to-understand language, the encyclopedia explains the importance of mathematics to society and includes summaries of notable events throughout history related to the subject. Open to the public Book; Illustrated English Show 0 more libraries Mohammed Jared added it Apr 02, This book is not yet featured on Listopia. The University of Encyclopedi. This guide book gives concisely the information necessary to evaluate most problems which occur in concrete applications.

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