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The Resource Mathematics for liberal arts

Mathematics for liberal arts

Label
Mathematics for liberal arts
Title
Mathematics for liberal arts
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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1908-1992
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Kline, Morris
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Addison-Wesley series in introductory mathematics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Mathematics
Label
Mathematics for liberal arts
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Why mathematics? -- A historical orientation -- Logic and mathematics -- Number: the fundamental concept -- Algebra: the higher arithmetic -- The nature and uses of Euclidean geometry -- Charting the Earth and the Heavens -- The mathematical order of nature -- The awakening of Europe -- Mathematics and painting in the Renaissance -- Projective geometry -- Coordinate geometry -- The simplest formulas in action -- Parametric equations and curvilinear motion --The application of formulas to gravitation -- The differential calculus -- Trigonometric functions and oscillatory motion -- The trigonometric analysis of musical sounds --Non-Euclidean geometries and their significance --Arithmetic and their algebras -- The statistical approach to the social and biological sciences --The theory of probability --The nature and values of mathematics -- Table of trigonometric ratios -- Answers to selected and review exercises,
Control code
526691
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiii, 577 pages
Lccn
67012831
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)621100
Label
Mathematics for liberal arts
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Why mathematics? -- A historical orientation -- Logic and mathematics -- Number: the fundamental concept -- Algebra: the higher arithmetic -- The nature and uses of Euclidean geometry -- Charting the Earth and the Heavens -- The mathematical order of nature -- The awakening of Europe -- Mathematics and painting in the Renaissance -- Projective geometry -- Coordinate geometry -- The simplest formulas in action -- Parametric equations and curvilinear motion --The application of formulas to gravitation -- The differential calculus -- Trigonometric functions and oscillatory motion -- The trigonometric analysis of musical sounds --Non-Euclidean geometries and their significance --Arithmetic and their algebras -- The statistical approach to the social and biological sciences --The theory of probability --The nature and values of mathematics -- Table of trigonometric ratios -- Answers to selected and review exercises,
Control code
526691
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiii, 577 pages
Lccn
67012831
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)621100

Library Locations

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