The Encyclopedia of Mathematics and Society

The Encyclopedia of Mathematics and Society


a desirable exploration of ways arithmetic impacts our day-by-day lives in sociological, financial, and ancient views. arithmetic is on the root of recent civilization, from measuring temperature on a frigid day to compelling a vehicle to utilizing a camera; lovers may well say utilized arithmetic principles the realm. The Encyclopedia of arithmetic and Society provides a few 490 articles displaying the mathematics in the back of our day-by-day lives, explaining to scholars how and why math works, and permitting readers to raised know how disciplines similar to algebra, geometry, calculus, and others impact what we do on a daily basis. This striking reference is suitable for either highschool and undergraduate courses, making the content material effectively obtainable to public library consumers to boot.

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