Pages: 1024, Specialty: Mathematics, Publisher: Cengage, Publication Year: 2017, Cover: Hardback Dimensions:1.5" x 8.8" x 10.9"
Experience mathematics--and develop problem-solving skills that will benefit you throughout your life--with THE NATURE OF MATHEMATICS and its accompanying online learning tools. Karl Smith introduces you to proven problem-solving techniques and shows you how to use these techniques to solve unfamiliar problems. You�ll also find coverage of interesting historical topics, and practical applications to settings and situations that you encounter in your day-to-day world, such as finance (amortization, installment buying, annuities) and voting. With this book�s guidance, you�ll both understand mathematical concepts and master the techniques.