The Penguin Dictionary of Mathematics

The Penguin Dictionary of Mathematics

by John Daintith, R. D. Nelson
     
 

From algebra to number theory and from statistics to mechanics, this versatile dictionary takes in all branches of pure and applied mathematics up to first-year university level. Invaluable for mathematicians, it is also a useful source book for economists, business people, engineers, technicians and scientists of all kinds who need a knowledge of mathematics in the… See more details below

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From algebra to number theory and from statistics to mechanics, this versatile dictionary takes in all branches of pure and applied mathematics up to first-year university level. Invaluable for mathematicians, it is also a useful source book for economists, business people, engineers, technicians and scientists of all kinds who need a knowledge of mathematics in the course of their work.

The Penguin Dictionary of Mathematics also features short, informative biographies of over two hundred of the key figures in mathematics.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780140511192
Publisher:
Penguin Publishing Group
Publication date:
10/03/1989
Series:
Reference Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
352
Product dimensions:
5.16(w) x 7.76(h) x 0.73(d)

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