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Nature of Mathematics, International Edition

Nature of Mathematics, International Edition (Paperback)

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Experience mathematics-and develop problem-solving skills that will benefit you throughout your life-with THE NATURE OF MATHEMATICS, 12e, International Edition. Karl Smith introduces you to proven problem-solving techniques and shows you how to use these techniques to solve unfamiliar problems that you encounter in your day-to-day world. You'll find coverage of interesting historical topics, and practical applications to real-world settings and situations, such as finance (amortization, installment buying, annuities) and voting. With Smith's guidance, you'll both understand mathematical concepts and master the techniques.

Science & MathematicsMathematics Publisher: Cengage Learning, Inc Publication Date: 01/01/2011 ISBN-13: 9781111428518  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
Availability: Currently unavailable. Foyles can order for despatch to customer when the publisher is re-supplied on 31/01/2011.  

Karl Smith is professor emeritus at Santa Rosa Junior College in Santa Rosa, California. He has written over 36 mathematics textbooks and believes that students can learn mathematics if it is presented to them through the use of concrete examples designed to develop original thinking, abstraction, and problem-solving skills. Over one million students have learned mathematics from Karl Smith's textbooks.

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