The book provides a constructive approach to mathematical discovery through innovative use of software technology of {\tt MATHEMATICA} and {\tt MAPLE}. The book has the following contents: Part I: Concepts; 1. Mappings, Composite and Inverse-Functions, 2. Infinite Sequences, 3. Periodicity. Part II: Tools; 4. Finite Sums, 5. Inequalities, 6. Collocation and Least Squares Methods. Part III: Applications; 7. Maximal and Minimal Values, 8. Arcs and Curves, 9. Center of Mass and Moments, 10. Miscellaneous. Part IV: Appendix; 11. Answers to Problems. The book is written for final year undergraduate and post-graduate students wishing to supplement a mathematics course or module in mathematical problem-solving and analysis.

Reviewer:

Hans Benker (Merseburg)