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BT 34.016 592.130 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(Putnam and Beyond)] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 430.958 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(Trigonometry)] TJ ET
BT 82.608 430.958 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [( James Tanton 2015-08-10 This guide covers the story of trigonometry. It is a swift overview, but it is complete in the context of the )] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 390.665 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(Euclidean Geometry in Mathematical Olympiads)] TJ ET
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BT 210.071 390.665 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [( Evan Chen 2021-08-23 This is a challenging problem-solving book in Euclidean geometry, )] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 279.859 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(Math Trek)] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 229.493 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(The Mathematics of the Heavens and the Earth)] TJ ET
BT 206.894 229.493 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [( Glen Van Brummelen 2021-08-10 The Mathematics of the Heavens and the Earth is the first )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 219.420 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(major history in English of the origins and early development of trigonometry. Glen Van Brummelen identifies the earliest known trigonometric )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 209.347 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(precursors in ancient Egypt, Babylon, and Greece, and he examines the revolutionary discoveries of Hipparchus, the Greek astronomer )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 199.273 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(believed to have been the first to make systematic use of trigonometry in the second century BC while studying the motions of the stars. The )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 189.200 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(book traces trigonometry's development into a full-fledged mathematical discipline in India and Islam; explores its applications to such areas as )] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 158.980 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(at the controversies as well, including disputes over whether Hipparchus was indeed the father of trigonometry, whether Indian trigonometry is )] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 118.687 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(Mathematics of the Heavens and the Earth.)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 108.614 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(The Art of Problem Solving, Volume 1)] TJ ET
BT 172.030 108.614 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [( Sandor Lehoczky 2006-08-01 "...offer[s] a challenging exploration of problem solving mathematics and )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 98.541 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(preparation for programs such as MATHCOUNTS and the American Mathematics Competition."--Back cover)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 88.468 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(Introduction to Counting and Probability)] TJ ET
BT 178.465 88.468 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [( David Patrick 2007-08-01 )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 78.394 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(Writing Proofs in Analysis)] TJ ET
BT 127.538 78.394 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [( Jonathan M. Kane 2016-05-28 This is a textbook on proof writing in the area of analysis, balancing a survey of the )] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 58.248 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(the standard "transition" approach to teaching proofs, wherein students are taught fundamentals of logic, given some common proof strategies )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 48.175 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(such as mathematical induction, and presented with a series of well-written proofs to mimic, this textbook teaches what a student needs to be )] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 789.742 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(never loses sight of the fact that its primary focus is about proof writing skills. This book aims to give the student precise training in the writing of )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 779.669 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(proofs by explaining exactly what elements make up a correct proof, how one goes about constructing an acceptable proof, and, by learning to )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 769.596 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(recognize a correct proof, how to avoid writing incorrect proofs. To this end, all proofs presented in this text are preceded by detailed )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 759.523 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(explanations describing the thought process one goes through when constructing the proof. Over 150 example proofs, templates, and axioms )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 749.449 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(are presented alongside full-color diagrams to elucidate the topics at hand.)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 739.376 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(Problem-Solving Strategies)] TJ ET
BT 133.964 739.376 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [( Arthur Engel 2008-01-19 A unique collection of competition problems from over twenty major national and )] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 699.083 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(individuals interested in solving difficult and challenging problems. Each chapter starts with typical examples illustrating the central concepts )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 689.010 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(and is followed by a number of carefully selected problems and their solutions. Most of the solutions are complete, but some merely point to the )] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 658.790 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(American Mathematics 1890-1913)] TJ ET
BT 159.647 658.790 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [( Steve Batterson 2017-06-29 At the turn of the twentieth century, mathematical scholarship in the United )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 648.717 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(States underwent a stunning transformation. In 1890 no American professor was producing mathematical research worthy of international )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 638.644 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(attention. Graduate students were then advised to pursue their studies abroad. By the start of World War I the standing of American )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 628.570 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(mathematics had radically changed. George David Birkhoff, Leonard Dickson, and others were turning out cutting edge investigations that )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 618.497 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(attracted notice in the intellectual centers of Europe. Harvard, Chicago, and Princeton maintained graduate programs comparable to those )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 608.424 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(overseas. This book explores the people, timing, and factors behind this rapid advance. Through the mid-nineteenth century most American )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 598.351 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(colleges followed a classical curriculum that, in mathematics, rarely reached beyond calculus. With no doctoral programs of any sort in the )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 588.277 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(United States until 1860, mathematical scholarship lagged far behind that in Europe. After the Civil War, visionary presidents at Harvard and )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 578.204 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(Johns Hopkins broadened and deepened the opportunities for study. The breakthrough for mathematics began in 1890 with the hiring, in )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 568.131 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(consecutive years, of William F. Osgood and Maxime Bôcher at Harvard and E. H. Moore at Chicago. Each of these young men had studied in )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 558.058 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(Germany where they acquired vital mathematical knowledge and taste. Over the next few years Osgood, Bôcher, and Moore established their )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 547.984 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(own research programs and introduced new graduate courses. Working with other like-minded individuals through the nascent American )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 537.911 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(Mathematical Society, the infrastructure of meetings and journals were created. In the early twentieth century Princeton dramatically upgraded )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 527.838 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(its faculty to give the United States the stability of a third mathematics center. The publication by Birkhoff, in 1913, of the solution to a famous )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 517.765 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(conjecture served notice that American mathematics had earned consideration with the European powers of Germany, France, Italy, England, )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 507.691 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(and Russia.)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 497.618 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(Challenging Problems in Algebra)] TJ ET
BT 154.144 497.618 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [( Alfred S. Posamentier 2012-05-04 Over 300 unusual problems, ranging from easy to difficult, involving )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 487.545 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(equations and inequalities, Diophantine equations, number theory, quadratic equations, logarithms, more. Detailed solutions, as well as brief )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 477.472 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(answers, for all problems are provided.)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 467.398 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(How to Solve It)] TJ ET
BT 89.497 467.398 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [( G. Polya 2014-10-26 A perennial bestseller by eminent mathematician G. Polya, How to Solve It will show anyone in any field )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 457.325 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(how to think straight. In lucid and appealing prose, Polya reveals how the mathematical method of demonstrating a proof or finding an unknown )] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 437.179 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(readers have relished Polya's deft—indeed, brilliant—instructions on stripping away irrelevancies and going straight to the heart of the problem.)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 427.105 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(Aha! Solutions)] TJ ET
BT 87.212 427.105 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [( Martin Erickson 2009-01-22 Every mathematician \(beginner, amateur, and professional alike\) thrills to find simple, elegant )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 417.032 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(solutions to seemingly difficult problems. Such happy resolutions are called ``aha! solutions,'' a phrase popularized by mathematics and science )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 406.959 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(writer Martin Gardner. Aha! solutions are surprising, stunning, and scintillating: they reveal the beauty of mathematics. This book is a collection )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 396.886 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(of problems with aha! solutions. The problems are at the level of the college mathematics student, but there should be something of interest for )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 386.812 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(the high school student, the teacher of mathematics, the ``math fan,'' and anyone else who loves mathematical challenges.This collection )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 376.739 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(includes one hundred problems in the areas of arithmetic, geometry, algebra, calculus, probability, number theory, and combinatorics. The )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 366.666 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(problems start out easy and generally get more difficult as you progress through the book. A few solutions require the use of a computer. An )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 356.593 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(important feature of the book is the bonus discussion of related mathematics that follows the solution of each problem. This material is there to )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 346.519 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(entertain and inform you or point you to new questions. If you don't remember a mathematical definition or concept, there is a Toolkit in the back )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 336.446 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(of the book that will help.)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 326.373 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(For the Rising Math Olympians)] TJ ET
BT 147.255 326.373 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [( Jesse Doan 2016-08-15 For the Rising Math Olympians contains over 500 examples and brand-new problems )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 316.300 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(in Number Theory, Algebra, Counting & Probability, and Geometry that are frequently tested in math competitions. Each chapter contains )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 306.226 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(concepts with detailed explanations, examples with step-by-step solutions, and review problems to reinforce the students' understanding. This )] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 265.933 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(Mathcounts Competition. This book consists of the top 20 math concepts that he used to train his students.)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 255.860 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(The Art of Problem Solving, Volume 2)] TJ ET
BT 172.030 255.860 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [( Richard Rusczyk 2006-06-01 "...offer[s] a challenging exploration of problem solving mathematics and )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 245.787 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(preparation for programs such as MATHCOUNTS and the American Mathematics Competition."--Back cover)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 235.714 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(The William Lowell Putnam Mathematical Competition Problems and Solutions)] TJ ET
BT 320.563 235.714 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [( Andrew M. Gleason 1980 Back by popular demand, the MAA is )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 225.640 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(pleased to reissue this outstanding collection of problems and solutions from the Putnam Competitions covering the years 1938-1964. )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 215.567 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(Problemists the world over, including all past and future Putnam Competitors, will revel in mastering the difficulties posed by this collection of )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 205.494 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(problems from the first 25 William Lowell Putnam Competitions.)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 195.421 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(A TeXas Style Introduction to Proof)] TJ ET
BT 162.872 195.421 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [( Ron Taylor 2019-07-26 A TeXas Style Introduction to Proof is an IBL textbook designed for a one-semester )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 185.347 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(course on proofs \(the “bridge course”\) that also introduces TeX as a tool students can use to communicate their work. As befitting “textless” )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 175.274 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(text, the book is, as one reviewer characterized it, “minimal.” Written in an easy-going style, the exposition is just enough to support the )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 165.201 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(activities, and it is clear, concise, and effective. The book is well organized and contains ample carefully selected exercises that are varied, )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 155.128 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(interesting, and probing, without being discouragingly difficult.)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 145.054 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(American Mathematical Contests)] TJ ET
BT 155.051 145.054 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [( Harold B. Reiter 2018-03-21 )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 134.981 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(The Mathematics of Sex)] TJ ET
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BT 122.967 134.981 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [( Stephen J. Ceci 2010 Compressing an enormous amount of information--over 400 studies--into a readable, engaging )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 124.908 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(account suitable for parents, educators, and policymakers, this book advances the debate about women in science unlike any other book before )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 114.835 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(it. Bringing together important research from such diverse fields as endocrinology, economics, sociology, education, genetics, and psychology, )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 104.761 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(the authors show that two factors--the parenting choices women \(but not men\) have to make, and the tendency of women to choose people-)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 94.688 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(oriented fields like medicine--largely account for the under-representation of women in the hard sciences.)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 84.615 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(Prealgebra Solutions Manual)] TJ ET
BT 139.937 84.615 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [( Richard Rusczyk 2011-08 )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 74.542 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(Exercises in \(Mathematical\) Style)] TJ ET
BT 155.959 74.542 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [( John McCleary 2017 What does style mean in mathematics? Style is both how one does something and how )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 64.468 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(one communicates what was done. In this book, the author investigates the worlds of the well-known numbers, the binomial coefficients. The )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 54.395 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(author follows the example of Raymond Queneau's Exercises in Style. Offering the reader 99 stories in various styles. The book celebrates the )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 44.322 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(joy of mathematics and the joy of writing mathematics by exploring the rich properties of this familiar collection of numbers. For any one )] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 799.816 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(interested in mathematics, from high school students on up.)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 789.742 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(Sourcebook in the Mathematics of Medieval Europe and North Africa)] TJ ET
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BT 284.832 789.742 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [( Victor J. Katz 2016-11-01 Medieval Europe was a meeting place for the )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 779.669 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(Christian, Jewish, and Islamic civilizations, and the fertile intellectual exchange of these cultures can be seen in the mathematical developments )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 769.596 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(of the time. This sourcebook presents original Latin, Hebrew, and Arabic sources of medieval mathematics, and shows their cross-cultural )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 759.523 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(influences. Most of the Hebrew and Arabic sources appear here in translation for the first time. Readers will discover key mathematical )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 749.449 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(revelations, foundational texts, and sophisticated writings by Latin, Hebrew, and Arabic-speaking mathematicians, including Abner of Burgos's )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 739.376 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(elegant arguments proving results on the conchoid—a curve previously unknown in medieval Europe; Levi ben Gershon’s use of mathematical )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 729.303 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(induction in combinatorial proofs; Al-Mu’taman Ibn H?d’s extensive survey of mathematics, which included proofs of Heron’s Theorem and )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 719.230 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(Ceva’s Theorem; and Muhy? al-D?n al-Maghrib?’s interesting proof of Euclid’s parallel postulate. The book includes a general introduction, )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 709.156 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(section introductions, footnotes, and references. The Sourcebook in the Mathematics of Medieval Europe and North Africa will be indispensable )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 699.083 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(to anyone seeking out the important historical sources of premodern mathematics.)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 689.010 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(Additive Combinatorics)] TJ ET
BT 118.372 689.010 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [( Bela Bajnok 2018-04-27 Additive Combinatorics: A Menu of Research Problems is the first book of its kind to provide )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 678.937 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(readers with an opportunity to actively explore the relatively new field of additive combinatorics. The author has written the book specifically for )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 668.863 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(students of any background and proficiency level, from beginners to advanced researchers. It features an extensive menu of research projects )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 658.790 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(that are challenging and engaging at many different levels. The questions are new and unsolved, incrementally attainable, and designed to be )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 648.717 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(approachable with various methods. The book is divided into five parts which are compared to a meal. The first part is called Ingredients and )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 638.644 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(includes relevant background information about number theory, combinatorics, and group theory. The second part, Appetizers, introduces )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 628.570 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(readers to the book’s main subject through samples. The third part, Sides, covers auxiliary functions that appear throughout different chapters. )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 618.497 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(The book’s main course, so to speak, is Entrees: it thoroughly investigates a large variety of questions in additive combinatorics by discussing )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 608.424 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(what is already known about them and what remains unsolved. These include maximum and minimum sumset size, spanning sets, critical )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 598.351 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(numbers, and so on. The final part is Pudding and features numerous proofs and results, many of which have never been published. Features: )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 588.277 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(The first book of its kind to explore the subject Students of any level can use the book as the basis for research projects The text moves )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 578.204 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(gradually through five distinct parts, which is suitable both for beginners without prerequisites and for more advanced students Includes )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 568.131 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(extensive proofs of propositions and theorems Each of the introductory chapters contains numerous exercises to help readers)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 558.058 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(Math Starters)] TJ ET
BT 83.532 558.058 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [( Judith A. Muschla 2013-09-30 A revised edition of the bestselling activities guide for math teachers Now updated with new math )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 547.984 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(activities for computers and mobile devices—and now organized by the Common Core State Standards—this book includes more than 650 )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 537.911 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(ready-to-use math starter activities that get kids quickly focused and working as soon as they enter the classroom. Ideally suited for any math )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 527.838 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(curriculum, these high-interest problems spark involvement in the day's lesson, help students build skills, and allow teachers to handle daily )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 517.765 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(management tasks without wasting valuable instructional time. A newly updated edition of a bestselling title Ideal for math teachers in grades )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 507.691 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(six through twelve Includes more than 650 ready-to-use starter problems)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 497.618 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(Purple Comet! Math Meet)] TJ ET
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BT 128.008 497.618 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [( Titu Andreescu 2013-04-30 This book is a comprehensive compilation of all the problems and solutions from the )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 487.545 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(2003 to 2012 Purple Comet Math Meet contests for middle and high school students. The problems featured not only employ an extensive )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 477.472 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(range of mathematical concepts from algebra, geometry, number theory, and combinatorics but also encourage team collaboration. Any student )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 467.398 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(interested in mathematics--whether looking to prepare for contests or, even more importantly, to sharpen math problem-solving skills--would )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 457.325 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(cherish and enjoy this unique and pertinent collection of meaningful problems and solutions.)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 447.252 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(Mathematics and the Real World)] TJ ET
BT 153.682 447.252 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [( Zvi Artstein 2014-09-02 In this accessible and illuminating study of how the science of mathematics )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 437.179 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(developed, a veteran math researcher and educator looks at the ways in which our evolutionary makeup is both a help and a hindrance to the )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 427.105 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(study of math. Artstein chronicles the discovery of important mathematical connections between mathematics and the real world from ancient )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 417.032 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(times to the present. The author then describes some of the contemporary applications of mathematics—in probability theory, in the study of )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 406.959 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(human behavior, and in combination with computers, which give mathematics unprecedented power. The author concludes with an insightful )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 396.886 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(discussion of why mathematics, for most people, is so frustrating. He argues that the rigorous logical structure of math goes against the grain of )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 386.812 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(our predisposed ways of thinking as shaped by evolution, presumably because the talent needed to cope with logical mathematics gave the )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 376.739 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(human race as a whole no evolutionary advantage. With this in mind, he offers ways to overcome these innate impediments in the teaching of )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 366.666 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(math.)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 356.593 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(Discovering Discrete Dynamical Systems)] TJ ET
BT 184.372 356.593 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [( Aimee Johnson 2017-12-31 Discovering Discrete Dynamical Systems is a mathematics textbook )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 346.519 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(designed for use in a student-led, inquiry-based course for advanced mathematics majors. Fourteen modules each with an opening exploration, )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 336.446 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(a short exposition and related exercises, and a concluding project guide students to self-discovery on topics such as fixed points and their )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 326.373 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(classifications, chaos and fractals, Julia and Mandelbrot sets in the complex plane, and symbolic dynamics. Topics have been carefully chosen )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 316.300 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(as a means for developing student persistence and skill in exploration, conjecture, and generalization while at the same time providing a )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 306.226 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(coherent introduction to the fundamentals of discrete dynamical systems. This book is written for undergraduate students with the prerequisites )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 296.153 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(for a first analysis course, and it can easily be used by any faculty member in a mathematics department, regardless of area of expertise. Each )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 286.080 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(module starts with an exploration in which the students are asked an open-ended question. This allows the students to make discoveries which )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 276.007 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(lead them to formulate the questions that will be addressed in the exposition and exercises of the module. The exposition is brief and has been )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 265.933 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(written with the intent that a student who has taken, or is ready to take, a course in analysis can read the material independently. The exposition )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 255.860 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(concludes with exercises which have been designed to both illustrate and explore in more depth the ideas covered in the exposition. Each )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 245.787 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(module concludes with a project in which students bring the ideas from the module to bear on a more challenging or in-depth problem. A )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 235.714 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(section entitled "To the Instructor" includes suggestions on how to structure a course in order to realize the inquiry-based intent of the book. The )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 225.640 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(book has also been used successfully as the basis for an independent study course and as a supplementary text for an analysis course with )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 215.567 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(traditional content.)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 205.494 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(Competition Math for Middle School)] TJ ET
BT 164.687 205.494 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [( Jason Batteron 2011-01-01 )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 195.421 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(Introduction to Algebra)] TJ ET
BT 117.019 195.421 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [( Richard Rusczyk 2009 )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 185.347 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(Introduction to Geometry)] TJ ET
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BT 124.807 185.347 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [( Richard Rusczyk 2007-07-01 )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 175.274 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(Thomas Harriot's Artis Analyticae Praxis)] TJ ET
BT 180.915 175.274 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [( Muriel Seltman 2007-05-09 This is the first English translation of Thomas Harriot’s seminal Artis )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 165.201 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(Analyticae Praxis, first published in Latin in 1631. It has recently become clear that Harriot's editor substantially rearranged the work, and )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 155.128 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(omitted sections beyond his comprehension. Commentary included with this translation relates to corresponding pages in the manuscript )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 145.054 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(papers, enabling exploration of Harriot's novel and advanced mathematics. This publication provides the basis for a reassessment of the )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 134.981 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(development of algebra.)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 124.908 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(The Art and Craft of Problem Solving)] TJ ET
BT 168.821 124.908 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [( Paul Zeitz 2016-12-01 Appealing to everyone from college-level majors to independent learners, The Art )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 114.835 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(and Craft of Problem Solving, 3rd Edition introduces a problem-solving approach to mathematics, as opposed to the traditional exercises )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 104.761 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(approach. The goal of The Art and Craft of Problem Solving is to develop strong problem solving skills, which it achieves by encouraging )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 94.688 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(students to do math rather than just study it. Paul Zeitz draws upon his experience as a coach for the international mathematics Olympiad to )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 84.615 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(give students an enhanced sense of mathematics and the ability to investigate and solve problems.)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 74.542 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(Introduction to Combinatorics)] TJ ET
BT 141.307 74.542 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [( Martin J. Erickson 2011-10-24 This gradual, systematic introduction to the main concepts of combinatorics is the )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 64.468 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(ideal text for advanced undergraduate and early graduate courses in this subject. Each of the book's three sections--Existence, Enumeration, )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 54.395 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(and Construction--begins with a simply stated first principle, which is then developed step by step until it leads to one of the three major )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 44.322 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(achievements of combinatorics: Van der Waerden's theorem on arithmetic progressions, Polya's graph enumeration formula, and Leech's 24-)] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 799.816 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(dimensional lattice. Along the way, Professor Martin J. Erickson introduces fundamental results, discusses interconnection and problem-solving )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 789.742 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(techniques, and collects and disseminates open problems that raise new and innovative questions and observations. His carefully chosen end-)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 779.669 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(of-chapter exercises demonstrate the applicability of combinatorial methods to a wide variety of problems, including many drawn from the )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 769.596 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(William Lowell Putnam Mathematical Competition. Many important combinatorial methods are revisited several times in the course of the text--)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 759.523 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(in exercises and examples as well as theorems and proofs. This repetition enables students to build confidence and reinforce their )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 749.449 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(understanding of complex material. Mathematicians, statisticians, and computer scientists profit greatly from a solid foundation in combinatorics. )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 739.376 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(Introduction to Combinatorics builds that foundation in an orderly, methodical, and highly accessible manner.)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 729.303 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(A Decade of the Berkeley Math Circle)] TJ ET
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BT 171.568 729.303 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [( Zvezdelina Stankova 2008-11-26 Many mathematicians have been drawn to mathematics through their )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 719.230 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(experience with math circles: extracurricular programs exposing teenage students to advanced mathematical topics and a myriad of problem )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 709.156 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(solving techniques and inspiring in them a lifelong love for mathematics. Founded in 1998, the Berkeley Math Circle \(BMC\) is a pioneering )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 699.083 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(model of a U.S. math circle, aspiring to prepare our best young minds for their future roles as mathematics leaders. Over the last decade, 50 )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 689.010 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(instructors--from university professors to high school teachers to business tycoons--have shared their passion for mathematics by delivering )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 678.937 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(more than 320 BMC sessions full of mathematical challenges and wonders. Based on a dozen of these sessions, this book encompasses a )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 668.863 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(wide variety of enticing mathematical topics: from inversion in the plane to circle geometry; from combinatorics to Rubik's cube and abstract )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 658.790 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(algebra; from number theory to mass point theory; from complex numbers to game theory via invariants and monovariants. The treatments of )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 648.717 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(these subjects encompass every significant method of proof and emphasize ways of thinking and reasoning via 100 problem solving )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 638.644 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(techniques. Also featured are 300 problems, ranging from beginner to intermediate level, with occasional peaks of advanced problems and )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 628.570 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(even some open questions. The book presents possible paths to studying mathematics and inevitably falling in love with it, via teaching two )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 618.497 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(important skills: thinking creatively while still ``obeying the rules,'' and making connections between problems, ideas, and theories. The book )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 608.424 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(encourages you to apply the newly acquired knowledge to problems and guides you along the way, but rarely gives you ready answers. )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 598.351 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(``Learning from our own mistakes'' often occurs through discussions of non-proofs and common problem solving pitfalls. The reader has to )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 588.277 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(commit to mastering the new theories and techniques by ``getting your hands dirty'' with the problems, going back and reviewing necessary )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 578.204 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(problem solving techniques and theory, and persistently moving forward in the book. The mathematical world is huge: you'll never know )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 568.131 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(everything, but you'll learn where to find things, how to connect and use them. The rewards will be substantial. In the interest of fostering a )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 558.058 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(greater awareness and appreciation of mathematics and its connections to other disciplines and everyday life, MSRI and the AMS are )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 547.984 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(publishing books in the Mathematical Circles Library series as a service to young people, their parents and teachers, and the mathematics )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 537.911 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(profession.)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 527.838 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(The William Lowell Putnam Mathematical Competition)] TJ ET
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BT 231.149 527.838 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [( Gerald L. Alexanderson 2003 The Putnam Competition has since 1928 been providing a )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 517.765 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(challenge to gifted college mathematics students. This book, the second of the Putnam Competition volumes, contains problems with their )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 507.691 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(solutions for the years 1965-1984. Additional solutions are presented for many of the problems. Included is an essay on recollections of the first )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 497.618 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(Putnam Exam by Herbert Robbins, as well as appendices listing the winning teams and students from 1965 through 1984. This volume offers )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 487.545 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(the problem solver an enticing sample of challenging problems and their solutions. In 1980, the MAA published the first William Lowell Putnam )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 477.472 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(Mathematical Competition book, covering the contest from 1938 to 1964. In 2002 the third of the Putnam problem books appeared, covering the )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 467.398 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(years 1985 through 2000. All three of these books belong on the bookshelf of students, teachers, and all interested in problem solving.)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 457.325 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(Quantitative Literacy)] TJ ET
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BT 109.214 457.325 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [( Bernard L. Madison 2003 )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 447.252 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(The Image of the City)] TJ ET
BT 112.886 447.252 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [( Kevin Lynch 1964-06-15 The classic work on the evaluation of city form. What does the city's form actually mean to the )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 437.179 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(people who live there? What can the city planner do to make the city's image more vivid and memorable to the city dweller? To answer these )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 427.105 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(questions, Mr. Lynch, supported by studies of Los Angeles, Boston, and Jersey City, formulates a new criterion—imageability—and shows its )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 417.032 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(potential value as a guide for the building and rebuilding of cities. The wide scope of this study leads to an original and vital method for the )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 406.959 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(evaluation of city form. The architect, the planner, and certainly the city dweller will all want to read this book.)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 396.886 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(The William Lowell Putnam Mathematical Competition 1985-2000)] TJ ET
BT 272.886 396.886 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [( Kiran Sridhara Kedlaya 2002 The William Lowell Putnam Mathematical )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 386.812 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(Competition is the premier undergraduate mathematical competition in North America. This volume contains problems from the years 1985-)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 376.739 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(2000, with solutions and extensive commentary. It is unlike the first two Putnam volumes and unlike virtually every other problem-based book, )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 366.666 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(in that it places the problems in the context of important mathematical themes. The authors highlight connections to other problems, to the )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 356.593 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(curriculum, and to more advanced topics. The best problems contain kernels of sophisticated ideas related to important current research, and )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 346.519 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(yet the problems are accessible to undergraduates. The heart of the book is in the solutions, which have been compiled through extensive )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 336.446 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(research. In editing the solutions, the authors have kept a student audience in mind, explaining techniques that have relevance to more than the )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 326.373 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(problem at hand, suggesting references for further reading, and mentioning related problems, some of which are unsolved.)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 316.300 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(Mathematics for Human Flourishing)] TJ ET
BT 164.217 316.300 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [( Francis Su 2020-01-07 "The ancient Greeks argued that the best life was filled with beauty, truth, justice, )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 306.226 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(play and love. The mathematician Francis Su knows just where to find them."--Kevin Hartnett, Quanta Magazine" ?This is perhaps the most )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 296.153 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(important mathematics book of our time. Francis Su shows mathematics is an experience of the mind and, most important, of the heart."--)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 286.080 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(James Tanton, Global Math Project For mathematician Francis Su, a society without mathematical affection is like a city without concerts, )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 276.007 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(parks, or museums. To miss out on mathematics is to live without experiencing some of humanity's most beautiful ideas. In this profound book, )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 265.933 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(written for a wide audience but especially for those disenchanted by their past experiences, an award-winning mathematician and educator )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 255.860 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(weaves parables, puzzles, and personal reflections to show how mathematics meets basic human desires--such as for play, beauty, freedom, )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 245.787 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(justice, and love--and cultivates virtues essential for human flourishing. These desires and virtues, and the stories told here, reveal how )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 235.714 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(mathematics is intimately tied to being human. Some lessons emerge from those who have struggled, including philosopher Simone Weil, )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 225.640 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(whose own mathematical contributions were overshadowed by her brother's, and Christopher Jackson, who discovered mathematics as an )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 215.567 Td /F1 8.2 Tf [(inmate in a federal prison. Christopher's letters to the author appear throughout the book and show how this intellectual pursuit can--and must--)] TJ ET
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