30-Second Maths

The 50 most mind-expanding theories in mathematics, each explained in half a minute

Richard Brown
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The ideal introduction to the key theories and principles of mathematics.

Most of us would confess to having a touch of dyscalculia (an inability to get to grips with numbers). So, how best to get our figures in trim? 30-Second Maths is here to bring you up to speed. It strips down the 50 most engaging math theories to a mere 200 words and one picture. Ranging through the history of numbers from Pythagoras to Game Theory and beyond.

Author bio:

Richard Brown is Director of Undergraduate Studies at the Department of Mathematics, Johns Hopkins University.

Category: Other books
ISBN: 9781742668215
Publisher: Murdoch Books
Imprint: Pier 9
Pub Date: June 2012
Page Extent: 160
Format: Hard Cover
Age: 0 - 0
Subject: Popular science