Download e-book for iPad: The enjoyment of mathematics by Hans Rademacher, Otto Toeplitz

By Hans Rademacher, Otto Toeplitz

Requiring just a uncomplicated historical past in aircraft geometry and basic algebra, this vintage poses 28 difficulties that introduce the basic principles that make arithmetic actually fascinating. "Excellent . . . a completely relaxing sampler of interesting mathematical difficulties and their ideas" — technology journal.

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