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Math Goes to the Movies

by Burkard Polster and Marty Ross Johns Hopkins University Press
Pub Date:
08/2012
ISBN:
9781421404844
Format:
Pb+ 304 pages

Mel Gibson teaching Euclidean geometry, Meg Ryan and Tim Robbins acting out Zeno's paradox, Michael Jackson proving in three different...

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Numberverse: How numbers are bursting out of everything and just want to have fun

by Andrew Day Crown House Publishing
Pub Date:
06/2014
ISBN:
9781845908898
Format:
Hbk 272 pages

The Numberverse takes you on journey into the world of numbers, which are over our heads, under our feet, and all around us. The...

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How to Guard an Art Gallery and Other Discrete Mathematical Adventures

by T S Michael Johns Hopkins University Press
Pub Date:
09/2009
ISBN:
9780801892998
Format:
Pb+ 272 pages

What is the maximum number of pizza slices one can get by making four straight cuts through a circular pizza? How does a computer...

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Mathematics in Twentieth-Century Literature and Art: Content, Form, Meaning

by Robert Tubbs Johns Hopkins University Press
Pub Date:
07/2014
ISBN:
9781421413808
Format:
Pb+ 184 pages

During the twentieth century, many artists and writers turned to abstract mathematical ideas to help them realise their aesthetic...

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Patently Mathematical: Picking Partners, Passwords, and Careers by the Numbers

by Jeff Suzuki Johns Hopkins University Press
Pub Date:
12/2018
ISBN:
9781421427058
Format:
Hbk 296 pages

How do dating sites match compatible partners? What do cell phones and sea coasts have in common? And why do computer scientists...

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Republic of Numbers: Unexpected Stories of Mathematical Americans through History

by David Lindsay Roberts Johns Hopkins University Press
Pub Date:
10/2019
ISBN:
9781421433080
Format:
Hbk 252 pages

Once upon a time in America, few knew or cared about math. In Republic of Numbers, David Lindsay Roberts tells the story of how...

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Joy of Mathematics: Marvels, Novelties, and Neglected Gems That Are Rarely Taught in Math Class

by Alfred S. Posamentier, Robert Geretschlager and Charles Li Prometheus
Pub Date:
08/2017
ISBN:
9781633882973
Format:
Pbk 319 pages

Wouldn't it be great if all school teachers (from kindergarten through high school) would share the joy of mathematics with their...

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Mathematics of Everyday Life

by Alfred S. Posamentier and Christian Spreitzer Prometheus
Pub Date:
08/2018
ISBN:
9781633883871
Format:
Hbk 424 pages

Two experienced math educators help the average reader discover not only the everyday usefulness of math but the fun that comes...

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Understanding Topology: A Practical Introduction

by Shaun V Ault Johns Hopkins University Press
Pub Date:
01/2018
ISBN:
9781421424071
Format:
Hbk 416 pages

Topology'the branch of mathematics that studies the properties of spaces that remain unaffected by stretching and other distortions'can...

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Central European Olympiad, A: The Mathematical Duel

by Robert Geretschlager, Jozef Kalinowski and Jaroslav Svrcek World Scientific
Pub Date:
01/2018
ISBN:
9789813223905
Format:
Pb+ 292 pages

This book contains the most interesting problems from the first 24 years of the 'Mathematical Duel', an annual international mathematics...

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Adding Parents to the Equation: Understanding Your Child's Elementary School Math

by Hilary Kreisberg and Matthew Beyranevand Rowman and Littlefield
Pub Date:
05/2019
ISBN:
9781475833577
Format:
Hbk 197 pages

This book for parents describes how elementary-aged kids are learning mathematics today, why this new way of learning is beneficial,...

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Arithmetic For Parents: A Book For Grown-ups About Children's Mathematics (Revised Edition)

by Ron Aharoni World Scientific
Pub Date:
04/2015
ISBN:
9789814602907
Format:
Pb+ 212 pages

This book is the result of a unique experience: a research mathematician teaching in an elementary school. It tells about a fascinating...

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Mathematics, Poetry And Beauty

by Ron Aharoni World Scientific
Pub Date:
02/2015
ISBN:
9789814602945
Format:
Pb+ 272 pages

What does mathematics have to do with poetry? Seemingly, nothing. Mathematics deals with abstractions while poetry with emotions....

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Robert Recorde: Tudor Scholar and Mathematician

by Gordon Roberts University of Wales Press
Pub Date:
07/2017
ISBN:
9781783168545
Format:
Pbk 192 pages

Robert Recorde was an important sixteenth-century Welsh physician and mathematician and one of the most enigmatic figures of Tudor...

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Venusian Casino Junkets: and Other Essays In Mathematics and The Probabilities Of Gambling

by Leslie Golden World Scientific
Pub Date:
02/2021
ISBN:
9789813231412
Format:
Pb+ 140 pages

Leslie M Golden, PhD, an astronomer, professor, software developer, cruise ship lecturer, animal welfare and environmental activist,...

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