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Both simple and accessible, Math in Minutes is a visually led introduction to 200 key mathematical ideas. Each concept is quick and easy to remember, described by means of an easy-to-understand picture and a maximum 200-word explanation.

Concepts span all of the key areas of mathematics, including Fundamentals of Mathematics, Sets and Numbers, Geometry, Equations, Limits, Functions and Calculus, Vectors and Algebra, Complex Numbers, Combinatorics, Number Theory, Metrics and Measures and Topology.

About the Author

Paul Glendinning is Professor of Applied Mathematics at the University of Manchester. He was a student and a lecturer at Cambridge before moving to a chair at Queen Mary, University of London and then Manchester (UMIST). He was founding Head of School for Mathematics at the combined University of Manchester and has published over fifty academic articles and an undergraduate textbook on chaos theory.

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ISBN:
9781623650087
Author:
Glendinning, Paul
Publisher:
Quercus
Subject:
History
Subject:
Mathematics -- History.
Subject:
Mathematics-Educational
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Knowledge in a Flash
Publication Date:
20130931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
MORE THAN 200
Pages:
416
Dimensions:
5.25 x 5 x 1 in 0.68 lb

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