1357 books (68 pages) in this category

1,001 Statistics Practice Problems for Dummies

by Consumer Dummies

<b>1,001 practice opportunities to score higher in statistics</b> <p><i>1,001 Statistics Practice Problems For Dummies</i> takes you beyond the instruction and guidance offered in Statistics For Dummies to give you a more hands-on understanding

ISBN: 9781118776049

Binding: Paperback

by PIERRE BERLOQUIN

There are three loops in a tangle of rope. How many are independent, and how many are interlocked?Two knights stand on a chessboard. How many other knights must you add so that each square is occupied or threatened by a knight?Among six ...

ISBN: 9780486789569

Binding: Paperback

100 Great Problems of Elementary Mathematics

by HEINRICH DORRIE

ISBN: 9780486613482

Binding: Paperback

by PIERRE BERLOQUIN

Follow the hour hand and minute hand of a clock for 24 hours. How many times do they form a right angle?Timothy's house has several rooms, each of which has an even number of doors, including doors that lead outside. Is the number of outside ...

ISBN: 9780486789583

Binding: Paperback

101 Dilemmas for the Armchair Scientist

How Do Headphone Wires Get So Tangled?

by Joel Levy

Is running always faster than walking? If you froze your hand in liquid nitrogen and hit it with a hammer, would it shatter? Could you survive in a falling elevator by jumping as it hit the ground? Why can't a fly get out of the toilet? ...

ISBN: 9780857625076

Binding: Hardback

The 50 Most Important Structures and Systems in the Human Body, Each Explained in Half a Minute

by Gabrielle M. Finn

The 50 most important structures and systems in the human body, each explained in half a minute. ...

ISBN: 9781782405139

Binding: Paperback

536 Puzzles and Curious Problems

by HENRY E. DUDENEY

For two decades, self-taught mathematician Henry E. Dudeney wrote a puzzle page, ""Perplexities,"" for The Strand Magazine. Martin Gardner, longtime editor of Scientific American's mathematical games column, hailed Dudeney as ""England's ...

ISBN: 9780486796864

Binding: Paperback

by Leo Corry

Leo Corry tells the story behind the idea of number, from the early days of the Pythagoreans, up until the turn of the twentieth century. He presents an overview of how numbers were handled and conceived in classical Greek mathematics, in the ...

ISBN: 9780198702597

Binding: Hardback

A History of Mathematics, Third Edition

by Carl B. Boyer

<b>The updated new edition of the classic and comprehensive guide to the history of mathematics</b> <p>For more than forty years, <i>A History of Mathematics</i> has been the reference of choice for those looking to learn about the fascinating ...

ISBN: 9780470525487

Binding: Paperback

by Matthew Connell

Mathematics is a human endeavour of long standing and is deeply ingrained in Western philosophy and thinking. This illustrated book presents the science of mathematics in an innovative and engaging way. Its aim is to make maths more accessible ...

ISBN: 9781863171311

Binding: Paperback

A Panorama of Statistics - Perspectives, Puzzles and Paradoxes in Statistics

by Eric Sowey

<p>A Panorama of Statistics: Perspectives, Puzzles and Paradoxes in Statistics</p> <p> </p> <p><i>Eric Sowey, School of Economics, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia</i></p> <p><i>Peter Petocz, Department of Statistics, ...

ISBN: 9781119075820

Binding: Paperback

Nuclear Winter and the End of the Arms Race

by J.D. Jackson

The spread of nuclear weapons to unstable third world countries means that despite the dramatic improvement in US/Soviet relations, we are living in a time of unprecedented danger of nuclear war. In 1982, Professors Sagan and Turco made known ...

ISBN: 9781543617474

Binding: CD-Audio

Audio BookNuclear Winter and the End of the Arms Race

by J.D. Jackson

The spread of nuclear weapons to unstable third world countries means that despite the dramatic improvement in US/Soviet relations, we are living in a time of unprecedented danger of nuclear war. In 1982, Professors Sagan and Turco made known ...

ISBN: 9781543617498

Binding: CD-Extra

Audio BookA Year In The Life Of The Yorkshire Shepherdess

by Janine Birkett

From bestselling author Amanda Owen come more tales of life at Ravenseat, the remote Yorkshire hill farm she shares with husband Clive, eight children and 1,000 sheep. In A Year in the Life of the Yorkshire Shepherdess, she describes the age-old

ISBN: 9781509861590

Binding: CD-Audio

Audio BookA Year In The Life Of The Yorkshire Shepherdess

by Janine Birkett

From bestselling author Amanda Owen come more tales of life at Ravenseat, the remote Yorkshire hill farm she shares with husband Clive, eight children and 1,000 sheep. In A Year in the Life of the Yorkshire Shepherdess, she describes the age-old

ISBN: 9781509861606

Binding: CD-Extra

Audio Bookby BANESH HOFFMANN

From his unusual beginning in ""Defining a vector"" to his final comments on ""What then is a vector?"" author Banesh Hoffmann has written a book that is provocative and unconventional. In his emphasis on the unresolved issue of defining a ...

ISBN: 9780486604893

Binding: Paperback