Discovering Mathematics: The Art of Investigation

Discovering Mathematics: The Art of Investigation

by A. Gardiner
     
 

With puzzles involving coins, postage stamps, and other commonplace items, readers are challenged to explain perplexing mathematical phenomena. Simple methods are employed to capture the essentials of mathematical discovery. Solutions.

Overview


With puzzles involving coins, postage stamps, and other commonplace items, readers are challenged to explain perplexing mathematical phenomena. Simple methods are employed to capture the essentials of mathematical discovery. Solutions.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780486452999
Publisher:
Courier Corporation
Publication date:
12/15/2006
Series:
Dover Books on Mathematics Series
Pages:
226
Sales rank:
1,067,230
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.48(d)

Meet the Author

University of Birmingham

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