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This is a practical anthology of some of the best elementary problems in different branches of mathematics. They are selected for their aesthetic appeal as well as their instructional value, and are organized to highlight the most common problem-solving techniques encountered in undergraduate mathematics. Readers learn important principles and broad strategies for coping with the experience of solving problems, while tackling specific cases on their own. The material is classroom tested and has been found particularly helpful for students preparing for the Putnam exam. For easy reference, the problems are arranged by subject.

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Includes bibliographical references (p. 319-330) and index.

Table of Contents

1: Heuristics. 2: Two Important Principles: Induction and Pigeonhole. 3: Arithmetic. 4: Algebra. 5: Summation of Series. 6: Intermediate Real Analysis. 7: Inequalities. 8: Geometry.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780387961712
Editor:
Halmos, P. R.
Author:
Larson, L. C.
Editor:
Halmos, P. R.
Author:
Halmos, P. R.
Author:
Larson, Loren C.
Publisher:
Springer
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Mathematics
Subject:
Problem solving
Subject:
General Mathematics
Subject:
Mathematics - General
Copyright:
Edition Number:
3
Edition Description:
1st ed. 1983. Corr. 3rd printing
Series:
Problem Books in Mathematics
Series Volume:
A360-A364
Publication Date:
December 1997
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
363
Dimensions:
235 x 155 mm 1090 gr

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