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The nature of mathematics. (English)
Brooks/Cole Publ., Pacific Grove, CA (ISBN 0-534-21564-5). 794 p. (1995).
Dieses Buch wendet sich an Studenten anderer Fachrichtungen, die ein Grundwissen in Mathematik brauchen. Lernziele des Buches sind die Vermittlung von Problemlöse- und -schätzfertigkeiten im Umgang mit folgenden Themen: Logik; Rechnen; Algebra; Folgen, Reihen und Finanzmanagement; Geometrie, Maße, Wahrscheinlichkeit und Statistik, Graphen und Funktionen, mathematische Systeme.
This book was written to for those students who need a mathematics course to satisfy the general university competency requirement in mathematics. Major themes of the book are problem solving and estimation in the context of presenting the great ideas in the history of mathematics. From the contents: problem solving; logic; calculations; numbers; algebra; probability; statistics; graphs and functions; mathematical systems. The book provides many worked examples, extensive problems sets with solutions, and chapter summaries before each chapter.
Classification: A15
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