Reading ➶ Math Book, The (Sterling Milestones) Author Clifford A. Pickover – Tactical-player.co.uk
Math S Infinite Mysteries And Beauty Unfold In This Brand New Paperback Edition Of The Bestselling The Math Book Beginning Millions Of Years Ago With Ancient Ant Odometers And Moving Through Time To Our Modern Day Quest For New Dimensions, Prolific Polymath Clifford Pickover Covers Milestones In Mathematical History Among The Numerous Concepts Readers Will Encounter As They Dip Into This Inviting Anthology Cicada Generated Prime Numbers, Magic Squares, The Discovery Of Pi And Calculus, And The Butterfly Effect Each Topic Is Presented In A Lavishly Illustrated Spread, Including Formulas, Fascinating Facts About Scientists Lives And Real World Applications Of The Theorems Lovely and inspiring I would recommend it far all aspiring young mathematicians. Fabulous book with beautiful photos and immediate appeal It s perfect for anyone with an interest in Mathematics I would recommend it for students at KS4 and beyond, and for every maths teacher who wants to stimulate their students imagination A delightful dip into book. Very interesting and enjoyable random reading for a layperson First read it in a friend s house where it sits on the coffee table and it s read occasionally as well. This was a Christmas present for a Maths teacher, he was very excited about it, it looked very interesting. As in another review was said simply because of the photographs this book is worth its price It s an interesting and thorough revision of the history of Maths I like the text photograph layout sorted by date Maybe it could be said it doesn t enter too much into details, but I was looking for light reading, and this book it s perfect because it consists of a lot of short stories. Reasonable Maths book with loads of topics, a one pager on that topic facing a colour photograph related to the topic.Very little in the way of formulae, just explains the concepts.Presented in chronological order of this topic being discovered published.Useful popular introduction to capture the imagination Search the internet yourself to find the meat for thes overviews. Quite a diverse range of topics Not a book to read front to end but rather to consult on a rainy afternoon, skipping over pages and learning about exciting math facts.