78 books (4 pages) in this category

by Mitani, Jun

<P><EM>Easily Create Origami with Curved Folds and Surfaces</EM></P> <P></P> <P>Origami-making shapes only through folding-reveals a fascinating area of geometry woven with a variety of representations. The world of origami has progressed ...

ISBN: 9781498765350

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eBook536 Puzzles and Curious Problems

by Henry E. Dudeney

<p>For two decades, self-taught mathematician Henry E. Dudeney wrote a puzzle page, "Perplexities," for <em>The Strand Magazine.</em> Martin Gardner, longtime editor of <em>Scientific American</em>'s mathematical games column, hailed ...

ISBN: 9780486816104

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eBookby Simonyi, Károly

<P>While the physical sciences are a continuously evolving source of technology and of understanding about our world, they have become so specialized and rely on so much prerequisite knowledge that for many people today the divide between the ...

ISBN: 9781439865118

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eBookby Demaine, Erik D.

Martin Gardner has entertained the world with his puzzles for decades and inspired countless mathematicians and scientists. As he rounds out another decade, his colleagues are paying him tribute with this special collection that contains ...

ISBN: 9781439865712

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eBookA Statistical Guide for the Ethically Perplexed

by Hubert, Lawrence

<P>For disciplines concerned with human well-being, such as medicine, psychology, and law, statistics must be used in accordance with standards for ethical practice. <STRONG>A Statistical Guide for the Ethically Perplexed</STRONG> illustrates ...

ISBN: 9781439873694

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eBookAbraham De Moivre: Setting the Stage for Classical Probability and Its Applications

by Bellhouse, David R.

<P>Extensively researched, this book traces the life and work of Abraham De Moivre as well as the state of probability and statistics in eighteenth-century Britain. It is the first extensive biography of De Moivre and is based on recently ...

ISBN: 9781439865781

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eBookAncient Loons: Stories Pingree Told Me

by Davis, Philip J

<P><EM>"Ah, I'm Pingree. We meet again. Splendid. Won't you sit down?"<BR>I looked around David's room. Short of the library stacks, I had never seen so many books piled into a single room. Where could I sit down? Every square inch of horizontal

ISBN: 9781466501218

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eBookby Yakov Perelman

<p><br /> This book is different from other books of similar content, not in term of the material it contains but in term of the way this material is processed and presented. It does not only study the arithmetic topics studied in school, but ...

ISBN: 1230000289183

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eBookArtificial Superintelligence: A Futuristic Approach

by Yampolskiy, Roman V.

<P>A day does not go by without a news article reporting some amazing breakthrough in artificial intelligence (AI). Many philosophers, futurists, and AI researchers have conjectured that human-level AI will be developed in the next 20 to 200 ...

ISBN: 9781482234442

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eBookBasic Gambling Mathematics: The Numbers Behind The Neon

by Bollman, Mark

<P><EM>Understand the Math Underlying Some of Your Favorite Gambling Games </EM></P> <P><STRONG>Basic Gambling Mathematics: The Numbers Behind the Neon</STRONG> explains the mathematics involved in analyzing games of chance, including casino ...

ISBN: 9781482208948

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eBookby James McCoy

<p data-version='1.1'>If you are new to the game or a seasoned Craps player, with Better Craps Odds, you can obtain predictable income while tripling your odds on the Craps table. This system will change the way traditional Craps is played. ...

ISBN: 9781386219446

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eBookBright Boys: The Making of Information Technology

by Green, Tom

<P>Everything has a beginning. None was more profound-and quite as unexpected-than Information Technology. Here for the first time is the untold story of how our new age came to be and the bright boys who made it happen. What began on the ...

ISBN: 9781439865224

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eBookComputing: A Historical and Technical Perspective

by Igarashi, Yoshihide

<P>Exploring a vast array of topics related to computation, <STRONG>Computing: A Historical and Technical Perspective</STRONG> covers the historical and technical foundation of ancient and modern-day computing. The book starts with the earliest ...

ISBN: 9781482227420

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eBookby Terry Stickels

<p>How many cards do I have to deal before I know for certain that you have a straight?<br /> If two typists can type two pages in two minutes, how many typists will it take to type 18 pages?<br /> How many days are in five million seconds?<br

ISBN: 9780486818726

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eBookCrafting Conundrums: Puzzles and Patterns for the Bead Crochet Artist

by Baker, Ellie

<P>Designed for crafters, puzzle lovers, and pattern designers alike, <STRONG>Crafting Conundrums: Puzzles and Patterns for the Bead Crochet Artist</STRONG> provides methods, challenges, and patterns that offer a springboard for creative ...

ISBN: 9781466588493

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eBookby Hathout, Leith

A collection of short detective stories for young adults who are interested in applying high school level mathematics and physics to solving mysteries. The main character is Ravi, a 14-year-old math genius who helps the local police solve cases.

ISBN: 9781568814902

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eBookDivided Spheres: Geodesics and the Orderly Subdivision of the Sphere

by Popko, Edward S.

<P>This well-illustrated book-in color throughout-presents a thorough introduction to the mathematics of Buckminster Fuller's invention of the geodesic dome, which paved the way for a flood of practical applications as diverse as weather ...

ISBN: 9781466504301

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eBookDo I Count?: Stories from Mathematics

by Ziegler, Gunter M.

<P>The subject of mathematics is not something distant, strange, and abstract that you can only learn about-and often dislike-in school. It is in everyday situations, such as housekeeping, communications, traffic, and weather reports. Taking you

ISBN: 9781466564923

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eBookby Hess, Karl

<P>All modern books on Einstein emphasize the genius of his relativity theory and the corresponding corrections and extensions of the ancient space-time concept. However, Einstein's opposition to the use of probability in the laws of nature and ...

ISBN: 9789814463706

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eBookEmmy Noether: The Mother of Modern Algebra

by Tent, M. B. W.

This book, written primarily for the young adult reader, tells the life story of Emmy Noether, the most important female mathematician of our time. Because no one expected her to grow into an important scientist, the records of her early life ...

ISBN: 9781439865347

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