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The Penguin Dictionary of Mathematics: Third Edition (Penguin Reference Books)

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Publisher Comments:

From algebra to number theory, statistics to mechanics, this versatile and completely updated reference takes in all branches of pure and applied mathematics. Features include:

  • More than 3,200 cross-referenced entries, supported by dozens of

    explanatory diagrams

  • Expanded, up-to-date sections on such topics as chaos, fractals,

    and graph theory

  • Biographies of more than 200 key figures in mathematics
  • Comprehensive coverage of subjects taught in both high school

    and college

Synopsis:

This dictionary contains more than 3000 cross-referenced entries. Covering all branches of pure and applied mathematics from algebra to mechanics, it should prove particularly useful to A-level students and undergraduates.

Synopsis:

From algebra to number theory, statistics to mechanics, this versatile and completely updated reference takes in all branches of pure and applied mathematics. Features include: More than 3,200 cross-referenced entries, supported by dozens of explanatory diagrams Expanded, up-to-date sections on such topics as chaos, fractals, and graph theory Biographies of more than 200 key figures in mathematics Comprehensive coverage of subjects taught in both high school and college

About the Author

David Nelson specializes in mathematical education and microcomputing.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780141010779
Editor:
Nelson, David
Publisher:
Penguin Books
Editor:
Nelson, David
Author:
Nelson, David
Location:
London, England
Subject:
Reference
Subject:
Mathematics
Subject:
General Mathematics
Subject:
Mathematics-Reference
Copyright:
Edition Number:
3
Edition Description:
Revised
Series:
Dictionary, Penguin
Series Volume:
2002RP-16
Publication Date:
20031131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 12
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
480
Dimensions:
7.96x5.10x.86 in. .73 lbs.
Age Level:
from 18

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"Synopsis" by , This dictionary contains more than 3000 cross-referenced entries. Covering all branches of pure and applied mathematics from algebra to mechanics, it should prove particularly useful to A-level students and undergraduates.
"Synopsis" by , From algebra to number theory, statistics to mechanics, this versatile and completely updated reference takes in all branches of pure and applied mathematics. Features include: More than 3,200 cross-referenced entries, supported by dozens of explanatory diagrams Expanded, up-to-date sections on such topics as chaos, fractals, and graph theory Biographies of more than 200 key figures in mathematics Comprehensive coverage of subjects taught in both high school and college

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