Math Mutation Classics: Exploring Interesting, Fun and Weird Corners of Mathematics

[Erik Seligman] ☆ Math Mutation Classics: Exploring Interesting, Fun and Weird Corners of Mathematics ✓ Download Online eBook or Kindle ePUB. Math Mutation Classics: Exploring Interesting, Fun and Weird Corners of Mathematics A great book of math short stories J. Johnson This is a great book for simple straight forward short stories on math in everyday life. It reminds me a bit of the old TV show Numbers where each episode tried to present a sometimes obscure subject in math to the lay person in an easy to understand co. Jeff said This is a fun book to dip into. This is a fun book to dip into. Each essay is short (1-This is a fun book to dip into This is a fun book to dip into. Each essay is short (1-3 pages), and

Math Mutation Classics: Exploring Interesting, Fun and Weird Corners of Mathematics

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Rating : 4.44 (755 Votes)
Asin : 1484218914
Format Type : paperback
Number of Pages : 213 Pages
Publish Date : 2014-10-06
Language : English

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Erik has hosted the Math Mutation podcast since 2007. Erik Seligman is a Formal Verification Architect at Intel Corporation, where he has been an engineer for over two decades. . in mathematics at Princeton. He was recently lead author of the well-received technical book, Formal Verification: An Essential Toolkit for Modern VLSI Design (Morgan Kaufmann, 2015). He earned a M.S. He also has served since 2013 as an elected director on the board of the Hillsb

The leitmotifs of the chapters include geometry, infinity, dimensions, skepticism, arts, politics, finance, paradoxes, the mind, life, and some others. Thus the variety is very diverse. … The whole collection it warmly recommended.” (Adhemar Bultheel, European Mathematical Society, euro-math-soc, May, 2016). … I think this is a wonderful collection of columns that will be appealing to any reader. “Seligman looks beyond the strict boundaries of mathematics, but his topics are very well chosen and he looks at them unable to deny his mathematics an

Finally, it is for anyone with a bathroom.. Erik's unique viewpoint puts a mathematical spin on everything from politicians to hippos. Erik has been creating podcasts and converting them in his blog for many years. There is quite a wide diversity of topics here and so all age levels and ability levels will enjoy the discussions. Did you know that sometimes 2+2 equals 5? That wheels don't always have to be round? That you can mathematically prove there is a hippopotamus in your basement? Or how to spot four-dimensional beings as they pass through your kitchen? If not, then you need to read this book! Math Mutation Classics is a collection of Erik Seligman's blog articles from Math Mutation at MathMutation. It is great for teenagers and college level students who can gain from the many different ways of looking at problems and feed their interest in mathematics.  This book is about using math in unique ways; of analyzing things we observe in life and using proof to attain the unexpected.  Who this Book is For: The book is meant teens to geezers. Even mathematicians will enjoy the twists of point of view this book projects. Along the way, you will enjoy the different point

A great book of math short stories J. Johnson This is a great book for simple straight forward short stories on math in everyday life. It reminds me a bit of the old TV show 'Numbers' where each episode tried to present a sometimes obscure subject in math to the lay person in an easy to understand co. Jeff said This is a fun book to dip into. This is a fun book to dip into. Each essay is short (1-This is a fun book to dip into This is a fun book to dip into. Each essay is short (1-3 pages), and presents a different fun math concept. Each was originally a five (or so) minute podcast that he has adapted to text. He has also added notes and references to the essays to allow for mo. pages), and presents a different fun math concept. Each was originally a five (or so) minute podcast that he has adapted to text. He has also added notes and references to the essays to allow for mo

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