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BT 204.802 124.027 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [( as without difficulty as review them wherever you are now.)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 67.659 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(The Mathematics of the Heavens and the Earth)] TJ ET
BT 301.192 67.659 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [( Glen Van Brummelen 2021-08-10 The )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 52.092 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(Mathematics of the Heavens and the Earth is the first major history in English of the origins )] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 373.060 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(and early development of trigonometry. Glen Van Brummelen identifies the earliest known )] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 326.357 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(first to make systematic use of trigonometry in the second century BC while studying the )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 310.789 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(motions of the stars. The book traces trigonometry's development into a full-fledged )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 295.221 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(mathematical discipline in India and Islam; explores its applications to such areas as )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 279.654 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(geography and seafaring navigation in the European Middle Ages and Renaissance; and )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 264.086 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(shows how trigonometry retained its ancient roots at the same time that it became an )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 248.518 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(important part of the foundation of modern mathematics. The Mathematics of the Heavens )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 232.950 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(and the Earth looks at the controversies as well, including disputes over whether Hipparchus )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 217.383 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(was indeed the father of trigonometry, whether Indian trigonometry is original or derived from )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 201.815 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(the Greeks, and the extent to which Western science is indebted to Islamic trigonometry and )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 186.247 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(astronomy. The book also features extended excerpts of translations of original texts, and )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 170.679 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(detailed yet accessible explanations of the mathematics in them. No other book on )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 155.112 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(trigonometry offers the historical breadth, analytical depth, and coverage of non-Western )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 139.544 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(mathematics that readers will find in The Mathematics of the Heavens and the Earth.)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 123.976 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(Mathematics for Human Flourishing)] TJ ET
BT 235.236 123.976 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [( Francis Su 2020-01-07 "The ancient Greeks argued that )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 108.408 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(the best life was filled with beauty, truth, justice, play and love. The mathematician Francis )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 92.841 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(Su knows just where to find them."--Kevin Hartnett, Quanta Magazine" ?This is perhaps the )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 77.273 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(most important mathematics book of our time. Francis Su shows mathematics is an )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 61.705 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(experience of the mind and, most important, of the heart."--James Tanton, Global Math )] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 373.060 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(Project For mathematician Francis Su, a society without mathematical affection is like a city )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 357.492 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(without concerts, parks, or museums. To miss out on mathematics is to live without )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 341.925 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(experiencing some of humanity's most beautiful ideas. In this profound book, written for a )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 326.357 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(wide audience but especially for those disenchanted by their past experiences, an award-)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 310.789 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(winning mathematician and educator weaves parables, puzzles, and personal reflections to )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 295.221 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(show how mathematics meets basic human desires--such as for play, beauty, freedom, )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 279.654 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(justice, and love--and cultivates virtues essential for human flourishing. These desires and )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 264.086 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(virtues, and the stories told here, reveal how mathematics is intimately tied to being human. )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 248.518 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(Some lessons emerge from those who have struggled, including philosopher Simone Weil, )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 232.950 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(whose own mathematical contributions were overshadowed by her brother's, and )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 217.383 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(Christopher Jackson, who discovered mathematics as an inmate in a federal prison. )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 201.815 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(Christopher's letters to the author appear throughout the book and show how this intellectual )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 186.247 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(pursuit can--and must--be open to all.)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 170.679 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(Breaking Numbers Into Parts)] TJ ET
BT 197.700 170.679 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [( Dr Oleg Gleizer 2015-12-09 This book teaches 5 and 6-year-)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 155.112 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(old children to break numbers into parts in all the possible ways. It also explains why a+b )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 139.544 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(always equals b+a and takes a look at elementary arithmetic from a novel angle. The book's )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 123.976 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(authors work for UCLA Department of Mathematics. The book was tried and tested at LAMC, )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 108.408 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(Los Angeles Math Circle, a free Sunday school for mathematically inclined children run by )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 92.841 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(the Department.)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 77.273 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(A TeXas Style Introduction to Proof)] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 61.705 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(Proof is an IBL textbook designed for a one-semester course on proofs \(the “bridge course”\) )] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 357.492 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(“textless” text, the book is, as one reviewer characterized it, “minimal.” Written in an easy-)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 341.925 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(going style, the exposition is just enough to support the activities, and it is clear, concise, )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 326.357 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(and effective. The book is well organized and contains ample carefully selected exercises )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 310.789 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(that are varied, interesting, and probing, without being discouragingly difficult.)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 295.221 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(The William Lowell Putnam Mathematical Competition Problems and Solutions)] TJ ET
BT 476.861 295.221 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [( Andrew M. )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 279.654 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(Gleason 1980 Back by popular demand, the MAA is pleased to reissue this outstanding )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 264.086 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(collection of problems and solutions from the Putnam Competitions covering the years 1938-)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 248.518 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(1964. Problemists the world over, including all past and future Putnam Competitors, will revel )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 232.950 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(in mastering the difficulties posed by this collection of problems from the first 25 William )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 217.383 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(Lowell Putnam Competitions.)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 201.815 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(Competition Math for Middle School)] TJ ET
BT 235.963 201.815 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [( Jason Batteron 2011-01-01 )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 186.247 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(A Decade of the Berkeley Math Circle)] TJ ET
BT 246.596 186.247 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [( Zvezdelina Stankova 2008-11-26 Many )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 170.679 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(mathematicians have been drawn to mathematics through their experience with math circles: )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 155.112 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(extracurricular programs exposing teenage students to advanced mathematical topics and a )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 139.544 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(myriad of problem solving techniques and inspiring in them a lifelong love for mathematics. )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 123.976 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(Founded in 1998, the Berkeley Math Circle \(BMC\) is a pioneering model of a U.S. math )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 108.408 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(circle, aspiring to prepare our best young minds for their future roles as mathematics )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 92.841 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(leaders. Over the last decade, 50 instructors--from university professors to high school )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 77.273 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(teachers to business tycoons--have shared their passion for mathematics by delivering more )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 61.705 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(than 320 BMC sessions full of mathematical challenges and wonders. Based on a dozen of )] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 357.492 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(inversion in the plane to circle geometry; from combinatorics to Rubik's cube and abstract )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 341.925 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(algebra; from number theory to mass point theory; from complex numbers to game theory )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 326.357 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(via invariants and monovariants. The treatments of these subjects encompass every )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 310.789 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(significant method of proof and emphasize ways of thinking and reasoning via 100 problem )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 295.221 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(solving techniques. Also featured are 300 problems, ranging from beginner to intermediate )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 279.654 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(level, with occasional peaks of advanced problems and even some open questions. The )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 264.086 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(book presents possible paths to studying mathematics and inevitably falling in love with it, )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 248.518 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(via teaching two important skills: thinking creatively while still ``obeying the rules,'' and )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 232.950 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(making connections between problems, ideas, and theories. The book encourages you to )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 217.383 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(apply the newly acquired knowledge to problems and guides you along the way, but rarely )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 201.815 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(gives you ready answers. ``Learning from our own mistakes'' often occurs through )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 186.247 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(discussions of non-proofs and common problem solving pitfalls. The reader has to commit to )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 170.679 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(mastering the new theories and techniques by ``getting your hands dirty'' with the problems, )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 155.112 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(going back and reviewing necessary problem solving techniques and theory, and persistently )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 139.544 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(moving forward in the book. The mathematical world is huge: you'll never know everything, )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 123.976 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(but you'll learn where to find things, how to connect and use them. The rewards will be )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 108.408 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(substantial. In the interest of fostering a greater awareness and appreciation of mathematics )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 92.841 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(and its connections to other disciplines and everyday life, MSRI and the AMS are publishing )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 77.273 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(books in the Mathematical Circles Library series as a service to young people, their parents )] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 373.060 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(and teachers, and the mathematics profession.)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 357.492 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(Virus Taxonomy)] TJ ET
BT 126.122 357.492 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [( International Committee on Taxonomy of Viruses 2011-10-25 The practical )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 341.925 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(need to partition the world of viruses into distinguishable, universally agreed upon entities is )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 326.357 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(the ultimate justification for developing a virus classification system. Since 1971, the )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 310.789 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(International Committee on Taxonomy of Viruses \(ICTV\) operating on behalf of the world )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 295.221 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(community of virologists has taken on the task of developing a single, universal taxonomic )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 279.654 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(scheme for all viruses infecting animals \(vertebrate, invertebrates, and protozoa\), plants )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 264.086 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(\(higher plants and algae\), fungi, bacteria, and archaea. The current report builds on the )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 248.518 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(accumulated taxonomic construction of the eight previous reports dating back to 1971 and )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 232.950 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(records the proceedings of the Committee since publication of the last report in 2005. )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 217.383 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(Representing the work of more than 500 virologists worldwide, this report is the authoritative )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 201.815 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(reference for virus organization, distinction, and structure.)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 186.247 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(Opt Art)] TJ ET
BT 74.408 186.247 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [( Robert Bosch 2019-11-12 A fun and stunningly illustrated introduction to the art of )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 170.679 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(linear optimization Linear optimization is a powerful modeling method for discovering the )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 155.112 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(best solution to a problem among a set of available alternatives. It is one of today’s most )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 139.544 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(important branches of mathematics and computer science—and also a surprisingly rich )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 123.976 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(medium for creating breathtaking works of art. Opt Art takes readers on an entertaining tour )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 108.408 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(of linear optimization and its applications, showing along the way how it can be used to )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 92.841 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(design visual art. Robert Bosch provides a lively and accessible introduction to the )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 77.273 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(geometric, algebraic, and algorithmic foundations of optimization. He presents classical )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 61.705 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(applications, such as the legendary Traveling Salesman Problem, and shows how to adapt )] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 373.060 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(them to make optimization art—opt art. Each chapter in this marvelously illustrated book )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 357.492 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(begins with a problem or puzzle and demonstrates how the solution can be derived using a )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 341.925 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(host of artistic methods and media, including 3D printing, laser cutting, and computer-)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 326.357 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(controlled machining. Bosch focuses on mathematical modeling throughout—converting a )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 310.789 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(problem into a workable mathematical form, solving it using optimization techniques, and )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 295.221 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(examining the results, which can take the form of mosaics, line drawings, and even )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 279.654 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(sculpture. All you need is some high-school algebra, geometry, and calculus to follow along. )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 264.086 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(Featuring more than a hundred illustrations and photos of Bosch’s own art, Opt Art )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 248.518 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(demonstrates how mathematics and computing can be used to create beauty and express )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 232.950 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(emotion through amazing works of art.)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 217.383 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(Stuck in the Shallow End)] TJ ET
BT 175.043 217.383 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [( Jane Margolis 2010-02-26 An investigation into why so few African )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 201.815 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(American and Latino high school students are studying computer science reveals the )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 186.247 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(dynamics of inequality in American schools. The number of African Americans and Latino/as )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 170.679 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(receiving undergraduate and advanced degrees in computer science is disproportionately )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 155.112 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(low, according to recent surveys. And relatively few African American and Latino/a high )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 139.544 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(school students receive the kind of institutional encouragement, educational opportunities, )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 123.976 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(and preparation needed for them to choose computer science as a field of study and )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 108.408 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(profession. In Stuck in the Shallow End, Jane Margolis looks at the daily experiences of )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 92.841 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(students and teachers in three Los Angeles public high schools: an overcrowded urban high )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 77.273 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(school, a math and science magnet school, and a well-funded school in an affluent )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 61.705 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(neighborhood. She finds an insidious “virtual segregation” that maintains inequality. Two of )] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 357.492 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(introductory computing classes. The third and wealthiest school offers advanced courses, )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 341.925 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(but very few students of color enroll in them. The race gap in computer science, Margolis )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 326.357 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(finds, is one example of the way students of color are denied a wide range of occupational )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 310.789 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(and educational futures. Margolis traces the interplay of school structures \(such factors as )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 295.221 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(course offerings and student-to-counselor ratios\) and belief systems—including teachers' )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 279.654 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(assumptions about their students and students' assumptions about themselves. Stuck in the )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 264.086 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(Shallow End is a story of how inequality is reproduced in America—and how students and )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 248.518 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(teachers, given the necessary tools, can change the system.)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 232.950 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(McGraw-Hill's 10 ACT Practice Tests, Second Edition)] TJ ET
BT 336.152 232.950 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [( Steven W. Dulan 2008-07-01 We want )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 217.383 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(to give you the practice you need on the ACT McGraw-Hill's 10 ACT Practice Tests helps )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 201.815 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(you gauge what the test measures, how it's structured, and how to budget your time in each )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 186.247 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(section. Written by the founder and faculty of Advantage Education, one of America's most )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 170.679 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(respected providers of school-based test-prep classes, this book provides you with the )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 155.112 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(intensive ACT practice that will help your scores improve from each test to the next. You'll be )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 139.544 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(able to sharpen your skills, boost your confidence, reduce your stress-and to do your very )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 123.976 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(best on test day. 10 complete sample ACT exams, with full explanations for every answer 10 )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 108.408 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(sample writing prompts for the optional ACT essay portion Scoring Worksheets to help you )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 92.841 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(calculate your total score for every test Expert guidance in prepping students for the ACT )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 77.273 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(More practice and extra help online ACT is a registered trademark of ACT, Inc., which was )] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 357.492 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(Introduction to Counting and Probability)] TJ ET
BT 257.255 357.492 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [( David Patrick 2007-08-01 )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 341.925 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(The William Lowell Putnam Mathematical Competition)] TJ ET
BT 338.677 341.925 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [( Gerald L. Alexanderson 2003 The )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 326.357 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(Putnam Competition has since 1928 been providing a challenge to gifted college )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 310.789 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(mathematics students. This book, the second of the Putnam Competition volumes, contains )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 295.221 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(problems with their solutions for the years 1965-1984. Additional solutions are presented for )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 279.654 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(many of the problems. Included is an essay on recollections of the first Putnam Exam by )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 264.086 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(Herbert Robbins, as well as appendices listing the winning teams and students from 1965 )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 248.518 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(through 1984. This volume offers the problem solver an enticing sample of challenging )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 232.950 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(problems and their solutions. In 1980, the MAA published the first William Lowell Putnam )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 217.383 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(Mathematical Competition book, covering the contest from 1938 to 1964. In 2002 the third of )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 201.815 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(the Putnam problem books appeared, covering the years 1985 through 2000. All three of )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 186.247 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(these books belong on the bookshelf of students, teachers, and all interested in problem )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 170.679 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(solving.)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 155.112 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(Purple Comet! Math Meet)] TJ ET
BT 179.276 155.112 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [( Titu Andreescu 2013-04-30 This book is a comprehensive )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 139.544 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(compilation of all the problems and solutions from the 2003 to 2012 Purple Comet Math )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 123.976 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(Meet contests for middle and high school students. The problems featured not only employ )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 108.408 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(an extensive range of mathematical concepts from algebra, geometry, number theory, and )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 92.841 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(combinatorics but also encourage team collaboration. Any student interested in )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 77.273 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(mathematics--whether looking to prepare for contests or, even more importantly, to sharpen )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 61.705 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(math problem-solving skills--would cherish and enjoy this unique and pertinent collection of )] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 357.492 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(Math Trek)] TJ ET
BT 91.403 357.492 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [( Ivars Peterson 1999-10-14 There s a new amusement park in town. Come on in )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 341.925 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(and find out allthe exciting ways you can have fun with math in everyday life.Wander through )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 326.357 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(the fractal forest, take a ride on the M?obius-striproller coaster, and get dizzy learning about )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 310.789 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(how math makes theTilt-A-Whirl possible. The more activities you try, the more you lllearn )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 295.221 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(how cool it can be to see the world through the eyes of amathematician. Once you ve )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 279.654 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(sampled some of the interesting and unique projects inMath Trek, from untangling unknots )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 264.086 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(to winning games with weird diceto figuring out secret codes, you ll see that every trip to )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 248.518 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(theMathZone is an exciting adventure!)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 232.950 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(American Mathematical Contests)] TJ ET
BT 221.071 232.950 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [( Harold B. Reiter 2018-03-21 )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 217.383 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(American Invitational Mathematics Examination \(AIME\) Preparation)] TJ ET
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BT 414.514 217.383 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [( Yongcheng Chen 2014-)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 201.815 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(10-25 Lectures preparing for American Invitational Mathematics Examination \(AIME\) with )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 186.247 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(plenty of practice problems and solutions.)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 170.679 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(Introduction to Geometry)] TJ ET
BT 174.329 170.679 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [( Richard Rusczyk 2007-07-01 )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 155.112 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(Exercises in \(Mathematical\) Style)] TJ ET
BT 222.473 155.112 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [( John McCleary 2017 What does style mean in )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 139.544 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(mathematics? Style is both how one does something and how one communicates what was )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 123.976 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(done. In this book, the author investigates the worlds of the well-known numbers, the )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 108.408 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(binomial coefficients. The author follows the example of Raymond Queneau's Exercises in )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 92.841 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(Style. Offering the reader 99 stories in various styles. The book celebrates the joy of )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 77.273 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(mathematics and the joy of writing mathematics by exploring the rich properties of this )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 61.705 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(familiar collection of numbers. For any one interested in mathematics, from high school )] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 373.060 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(students on up.)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 357.492 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(The Abel Prize 2013-2017)] TJ ET
BT 182.132 357.492 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [( Helge Holden 2019-02-23 The book presents the winners of the )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 341.925 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(Abel Prize in mathematics for the period 2013–17: Pierre Deligne \(2013\); Yakov G. Sinai )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 326.357 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(\(2014\); John Nash Jr. and Louis Nirenberg \(2015\); Sir Andrew Wiles \(2016\); and Yves )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 310.789 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(Meyer \(2017\). The profiles feature autobiographical information as well as a scholarly )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 295.221 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(description of each mathematician’s work. In addition, each profile contains a Curriculum )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 279.654 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(Vitae, a complete bibliography, and the full citation from the prize committee. The book also )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 264.086 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(includes photos for the period 2003–2017 showing many of the additional activities )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 248.518 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(connected with the Abel Prize. As an added feature, video interviews with the Laureates as )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 232.950 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(well as videos from the prize ceremony are provided at an accompanying website )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 217.383 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(\(http://extras.springer.com/\). This book follows on The Abel Prize: 2003-2007. The First Five )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 201.815 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(Years \(Springer, 2010\) and The Abel Prize 2008-2012 \(Springer 2014\), which profile the )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 186.247 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(work of the previous Abel Prize winners.)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 170.679 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(Problem-Solving Strategies)] TJ ET
BT 188.482 170.679 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [( Arthur Engel 2008-01-19 A unique collection of competition )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 155.112 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(problems from over twenty major national and international mathematical competitions for )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 139.544 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(high school students. Written for trainers and participants of contests of all levels up to the )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 123.976 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(highest level, this will appeal to high school teachers conducting a mathematics club who )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 108.408 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(need a range of simple to complex problems and to those instructors wishing to pose a )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 92.841 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [("problem of the week", thus bringing a creative atmosphere into the classrooms. Equally, this )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 77.273 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(is a must-have for individuals interested in solving difficult and challenging problems. Each )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 61.705 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(chapter starts with typical examples illustrating the central concepts and is followed by a )] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 357.492 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(complete, but some merely point to the road leading to the final solution. In addition to being )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 341.925 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(a valuable resource of mathematical problems and solution strategies, this is the most )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 326.357 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(complete training book on the market.)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 310.789 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(Additive Combinatorics)] TJ ET
BT 164.384 310.789 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [( Bela Bajnok 2018-04-27 Additive Combinatorics: A Menu of )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 295.221 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(Research Problems is the first book of its kind to provide readers with an opportunity to )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 279.654 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(actively explore the relatively new field of additive combinatorics. The author has written the )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 264.086 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(book specifically for students of any background and proficiency level, from beginners to )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 248.518 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(advanced researchers. It features an extensive menu of research projects that are )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 232.950 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(challenging and engaging at many different levels. The questions are new and unsolved, )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 217.383 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(incrementally attainable, and designed to be approachable with various methods. The book )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 201.815 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(is divided into five parts which are compared to a meal. The first part is called Ingredients )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 186.247 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(and includes relevant background information about number theory, combinatorics, and )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 170.679 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(group theory. The second part, Appetizers, introduces readers to the book’s main subject )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 155.112 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(through samples. The third part, Sides, covers auxiliary functions that appear throughout )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 139.544 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(different chapters. The book’s main course, so to speak, is Entrees: it thoroughly )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 123.976 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(investigates a large variety of questions in additive combinatorics by discussing what is )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 108.408 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(already known about them and what remains unsolved. These include maximum and )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 92.841 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(minimum sumset size, spanning sets, critical numbers, and so on. The final part is Pudding )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 77.273 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(and features numerous proofs and results, many of which have never been published. )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 61.705 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(Features: The first book of its kind to explore the subject Students of any level can use the )] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 357.492 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(which is suitable both for beginners without prerequisites and for more advanced students )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 341.925 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(Includes extensive proofs of propositions and theorems Each of the introductory chapters )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 326.357 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(contains numerous exercises to help readers)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 310.789 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(The Art of Problem Solving, Volume 1)] TJ ET
BT 247.310 310.789 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [( Sandor Lehoczky 2006-08-01 "...offer[s] a challenging )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 295.221 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(exploration of problem solving mathematics and preparation for programs such as )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 279.654 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(MATHCOUNTS and the American Mathematics Competition."--Back cover)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 264.086 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(Putnam and Beyond)] TJ ET
BT 149.543 264.086 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [( R?zvan Gelca 2017-09-19 This book takes the reader on a journey )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 248.518 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(through the world of college mathematics, focusing on some of the most important concepts )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 232.950 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(and results in the theories of polynomials, linear algebra, real analysis, differential equations, )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 217.383 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(coordinate geometry, trigonometry, elementary number theory, combinatorics, and )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 201.815 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(probability. Preliminary material provides an overview of common methods of proof: )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 186.247 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(argument by contradiction, mathematical induction, pigeonhole principle, ordered sets, and )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 170.679 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(invariants. Each chapter systematically presents a single subject within which problems are )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 155.112 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(clustered in each section according to the specific topic. The exposition is driven by nearly )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 139.544 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(1300 problems and examples chosen from numerous sources from around the world; many )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 123.976 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(original contributions come from the authors. The source, author, and historical background )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 108.408 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(are cited whenever possible. Complete solutions to all problems are given at the end of the )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 92.841 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(book. This second edition includes new sections on quad ratic polynomials, curves in the )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 77.273 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(plane, quadratic fields, combinatorics of numbers, and graph theory, and added problems or )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 61.705 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(theoretical expansion of sections on polynomials, matrices, abstract algebra, limits of )] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 357.492 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(geometry, combinatorial geometry, and counting strategies. Using the W.L. Putnam )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 341.925 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(Mathematical Competition for undergraduates as an inspiring symbol to build an appropriate )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 326.357 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(math background for graduate studies in pure or applied mathematics, the reader is eased )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 310.789 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(into transitioning from problem-solving at the high school level to the university and beyond, )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 295.221 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(that is, to mathematical research. This work may be used as a study guide for the Putnam )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 279.654 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(exam, as a text for many different problem-solving courses, and as a source of problems for )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 264.086 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(standard courses in undergraduate mathematics. Putnam and Beyond is organized for )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 248.518 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(independent study by undergraduate and gradu ate students, as well as teachers and )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 232.950 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(researchers in the physical sciences who wish to expand their mathematical horizons.)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 217.383 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(Trigonometry)] TJ ET
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BT 109.113 217.383 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [( James Tanton 2015-08-10 This guide covers the story of trigonometry. It is a )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 201.815 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(swift overview, but it is complete in the context of the content discussed in beginning and )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 186.247 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(advanced high-school courses. The purpose of these notes is to supplement and put into )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 170.679 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(perspective the material of any course on the subject you may have taken or are currently )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 155.112 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(taking. \(These notes will be tough going for those encountering trigonometry for the very first )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 139.544 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(time!\))] TJ ET
BT 34.016 123.976 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(American Mathematics 1890-1913)] TJ ET
BT 228.173 123.976 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [( Steve Batterson 2017-06-29 At the turn of the twentieth )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 108.408 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(century, mathematical scholarship in the United States underwent a stunning transformation. )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 92.841 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(In 1890 no American professor was producing mathematical research worthy of international )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 77.273 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(attention. Graduate students were then advised to pursue their studies abroad. By the start )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 61.705 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(of World War I the standing of American mathematics had radically changed. George David )] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 357.492 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(attracted notice in the intellectual centers of Europe. Harvard, Chicago, and Princeton )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 341.925 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(maintained graduate programs comparable to those overseas. This book explores the )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 326.357 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(people, timing, and factors behind this rapid advance. Through the mid-nineteenth century )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 310.789 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(most American colleges followed a classical curriculum that, in mathematics, rarely reached )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 295.221 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(beyond calculus. With no doctoral programs of any sort in the United States until 1860, )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 279.654 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(mathematical scholarship lagged far behind that in Europe. After the Civil War, visionary )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 264.086 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(presidents at Harvard and Johns Hopkins broadened and deepened the opportunities for )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 248.518 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(study. The breakthrough for mathematics began in 1890 with the hiring, in consecutive )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 232.950 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(years, of William F. Osgood and Maxime Bôcher at Harvard and E. H. Moore at Chicago. )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 217.383 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(Each of these young men had studied in Germany where they acquired vital mathematical )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 201.815 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(knowledge and taste. Over the next few years Osgood, Bôcher, and Moore established their )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 186.247 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(own research programs and introduced new graduate courses. Working with other like-)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 170.679 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(minded individuals through the nascent American Mathematical Society, the infrastructure of )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 155.112 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(meetings and journals were created. In the early twentieth century Princeton dramatically )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 139.544 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(upgraded its faculty to give the United States the stability of a third mathematics center. The )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 123.976 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(publication by Birkhoff, in 1913, of the solution to a famous conjecture served notice that )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 108.408 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(American mathematics had earned consideration with the European powers of Germany, )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 92.841 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(France, Italy, England, and Russia.)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 77.273 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(Problems in Real Analysis)] TJ ET
BT 182.094 77.273 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [( Teodora-Liliana Radulescu 2009-05-29 Problems in Real )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 61.705 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(Analysis: Advanced Calculus on the Real Axis features a comprehensive collection of )] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 357.492 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(techniques for solving problems. This self-contained text offers a host of new mathematical )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 341.925 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(tools and strategies which develop a connection between analysis and other mathematical )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 326.357 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(disciplines, such as physics and engineering. A broad view of mathematics is presented )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 310.789 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(throughout; the text is excellent for the classroom or self-study. It is intended for )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 295.221 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(undergraduate and graduate students in mathematics, as well as for researchers engaged in )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 279.654 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(the interplay between applied analysis, mathematical physics, and numerical analysis.)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 264.086 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(For the Rising Math Olympians)] TJ ET
BT 209.022 264.086 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [( Jesse Doan 2016-08-15 For the Rising Math Olympians )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 248.518 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(contains over 500 examples and brand-new problems in Number Theory, Algebra, Counting )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 232.950 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(& Probability, and Geometry that are frequently tested in math competitions. Each chapter )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 217.383 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(contains concepts with detailed explanations, examples with step-by-step solutions, and )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 201.815 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(review problems to reinforce the students' understanding. This book is written for beginning )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 186.247 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(mathletes who are interested in learning advanced problem solving and critical thinking skills )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 170.679 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(in preparation for elementary and middle school math competitions. For the past three years, )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 155.112 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(Jesse has served as an assistant coach for his former middle school math team and the )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 139.544 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(curriculum director for the Maui Math Circle. In 2016, three of his students finished in the top )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 123.976 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(10 in the Hawaii State Mathcounts Competition. This book consists of the top 20 math )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 108.408 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(concepts that he used to train his students.)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 92.841 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(Challenging Problems in Algebra)] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 61.705 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(equations, number theory, quadratic equations, logarithms, more. Detailed solutions, as well )] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 357.492 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(Math with Bad Drawings)] TJ ET
BT 171.473 357.492 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [( Ben Orlin 2018-09-18 A hilarious reeducation in mathematics-full of )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 341.925 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(joy, jokes, and stick figures-that sheds light on the countless practical and wonderful ways )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 326.357 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(that math structures and shapes our world. In Math With Bad Drawings, Ben Orlin reveals to )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 310.789 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(us what math actually is; its myriad uses, its strange symbols, and the wild leaps of logic and )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 295.221 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(faith that define the usually impenetrable work of the mathematician. Truth and knowledge )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 279.654 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(come in multiple forms: colorful drawings, encouraging jokes, and the stories and insights of )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 264.086 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(an empathetic teacher who believes that math should belong to everyone. Orlin shows us )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 248.518 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(how to think like a mathematician by teaching us a brand-new game of tic-tac-toe, how to )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 232.950 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(understand an economic crises by rolling a pair of dice, and the mathematical headache that )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 217.383 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(ensues when attempting to build a spherical Death Star. Every discussion in the book is )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 201.815 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(illustrated with Orlin's trademark "bad drawings," which convey his message and insights )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 186.247 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(with perfect pitch and clarity. With 24 chapters covering topics from the electoral college to )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 170.679 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(human genetics to the reasons not to trust statistics, Math with Bad Drawings is a life-)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 155.112 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(changing book for the math-estranged and math-enamored alike.)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 139.544 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(Elementary School Math Contests)] TJ ET
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BT 226.757 139.544 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [( Steven Doan 2017-08-15 Elementary School Math )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 123.976 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(Contests contains over 500 challenging math contest problems and detailed step-by-step )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 108.408 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(solutions in Number Theory, Algebra, Counting & Probability, and Geometry. The problems )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 92.841 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(and solutions are accompanied with formulas, strategies, and tips.This book is written for )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 77.273 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(beginning mathletes who are interested in learning advanced problem solving and critical )] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 357.492 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(Writing Proofs in Analysis)] TJ ET
BT 178.550 357.492 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [( Jonathan M. Kane 2016-05-28 This is a textbook on proof writing )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 341.925 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(in the area of analysis, balancing a survey of the core concepts of mathematical proof with a )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 326.357 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(tight, rigorous examination of the specific tools needed for an understanding of analysis. )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 310.789 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(Instead of the standard "transition" approach to teaching proofs, wherein students are taught )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 295.221 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(fundamentals of logic, given some common proof strategies such as mathematical induction, )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 279.654 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(and presented with a series of well-written proofs to mimic, this textbook teaches what a )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 264.086 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(student needs to be thinking about when trying to construct a proof. Covering the )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 248.518 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(fundamentals of analysis sufficient for a typical beginning Real Analysis course, it never )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 232.950 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(loses sight of the fact that its primary focus is about proof writing skills. This book aims to )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 217.383 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(give the student precise training in the writing of proofs by explaining exactly what elements )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 201.815 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(make up a correct proof, how one goes about constructing an acceptable proof, and, by )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 186.247 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(learning to recognize a correct proof, how to avoid writing incorrect proofs. To this end, all )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 170.679 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(proofs presented in this text are preceded by detailed explanations describing the thought )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 155.112 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(process one goes through when constructing the proof. Over 150 example proofs, )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 139.544 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(templates, and axioms are presented alongside full-color diagrams to elucidate the topics at )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 123.976 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(hand.)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 108.408 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(Discovering Discrete Dynamical Systems)] TJ ET
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BT 266.384 108.408 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [( Aimee Johnson 2017-12-31 Discovering Discrete )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 92.841 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(Dynamical Systems is a mathematics textbook designed for use in a student-led, inquiry-)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 77.273 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(based course for advanced mathematics majors. Fourteen modules each with an opening )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 61.705 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(exploration, a short exposition and related exercises, and a concluding project guide )] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 373.060 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(students to self-discovery on topics such as fixed points and their classifications, chaos and )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 357.492 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(fractals, Julia and Mandelbrot sets in the complex plane, and symbolic dynamics. Topics )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 341.925 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(have been carefully chosen as a means for developing student persistence and skill in )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 326.357 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(exploration, conjecture, and generalization while at the same time providing a coherent )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 310.789 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(introduction to the fundamentals of discrete dynamical systems. This book is written for )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 295.221 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(undergraduate students with the prerequisites for a first analysis course, and it can easily be )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 279.654 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(used by any faculty member in a mathematics department, regardless of area of expertise. )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 264.086 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(Each module starts with an exploration in which the students are asked an open-ended )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 248.518 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(question. This allows the students to make discoveries which lead them to formulate the )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 232.950 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(questions that will be addressed in the exposition and exercises of the module. The )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 217.383 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(exposition is brief and has been written with the intent that a student who has taken, or is )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 201.815 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(ready to take, a course in analysis can read the material independently. The exposition )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 186.247 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(concludes with exercises which have been designed to both illustrate and explore in more )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 170.679 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(depth the ideas covered in the exposition. Each module concludes with a project in which )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 155.112 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(students bring the ideas from the module to bear on a more challenging or in-depth problem. )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 139.544 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(A section entitled "To the Instructor" includes suggestions on how to structure a course in )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 123.976 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(order to realize the inquiry-based intent of the book. The book has also been used )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 108.408 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(successfully as the basis for an independent study course and as a supplementary text for )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 92.841 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(an analysis course with traditional content.)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 77.273 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(Insights and Recommendations from the MAA National Study of College Calculus)] TJ ET
BT 493.908 77.273 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [( David M. )] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 357.492 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(Mathematics and the Real World)] TJ ET
BT 218.954 357.492 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [( Zvi Artstein 2014-09-02 In this accessible and illuminating )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 341.925 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(study of how the science of mathematics developed, a veteran math researcher and )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 326.357 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(educator looks at the ways in which our evolutionary makeup is both a help and a hindrance )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 310.789 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(to the study of math. Artstein chronicles the discovery of important mathematical connections )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 295.221 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(between mathematics and the real world from ancient times to the present. The author then )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 279.654 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(describes some of the contemporary applications of mathematics—in probability theory, in )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 264.086 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(the study of human behavior, and in combination with computers, which give mathematics )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 248.518 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(unprecedented power. The author concludes with an insightful discussion of why )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 232.950 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(mathematics, for most people, is so frustrating. He argues that the rigorous logical structure )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 217.383 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(of math goes against the grain of our predisposed ways of thinking as shaped by evolution, )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 201.815 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(presumably because the talent needed to cope with logical mathematics gave the human )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 186.247 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(race as a whole no evolutionary advantage. With this in mind, he offers ways to overcome )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 170.679 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(these innate impediments in the teaching of math.)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 155.112 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(Euclidean Geometry in Mathematical Olympiads)] TJ ET
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BT 306.101 155.112 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [( Evan Chen 2021-08-23 This is a )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 139.544 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(challenging problem-solving book in Euclidean geometry, assuming nothing of the reader )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 123.976 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(other than a good deal of courage. Topics covered included cyclic quadrilaterals, power of a )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 108.408 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(point, homothety, triangle centers; along the way the reader will meet such classical gems as )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 92.841 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(the nine-point circle, the Simson line, the symmedian and the mixtilinear incircle, as well as )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 77.273 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(the theorems of Euler, Ceva, Menelaus, and Pascal. Another part is dedicated to the use of )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 61.705 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(complex numbers and barycentric coordinates, granting the reader both a traditional and )] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 357.492 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(topics, such as inversion in the plane, the cross ratio and projective transformations, and the )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 341.925 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(theory of the complete quadrilateral. The exposition is friendly and relaxed, and )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 326.357 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(accompanied by over 300 beautifully drawn figures. The emphasis of this book is placed )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 310.789 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(squarely on the problems. Each chapter contains carefully chosen worked examples, which )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 295.221 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(explain not only the solutions to the problems but also describe in close detail how one )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 279.654 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(would invent the solution to begin with. The text contains a selection of 300 practice )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 264.086 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(problems of varying difficulty from contests around the world, with extensive hints and )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 248.518 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(selected solutions. This book is especially suitable for students preparing for national or )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 232.950 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(international mathematical olympiads or for teachers looking for a text for an honor class.)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 217.383 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(Quantitative Literacy)] TJ ET
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BT 150.232 217.383 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [( Bernard L. Madison 2003 )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 201.815 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(How to Solve It)] TJ ET
BT 119.759 201.815 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [( G. Polya 2014-10-26 A perennial bestseller by eminent mathematician G. )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 186.247 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(Polya, How to Solve It will show anyone in any field how to think straight. In lucid and )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 170.679 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(appealing prose, Polya reveals how the mathematical method of demonstrating a proof or )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 155.112 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(finding an unknown can be of help in attacking any problem that can be "reasoned" )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 139.544 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(out—from building a bridge to winning a game of anagrams. Generations of readers have )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 123.976 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(relished Polya's deft—indeed, brilliant—instructions on stripping away irrelevancies and )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 108.408 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(going straight to the heart of the problem.)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 92.841 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(The Art and Craft of Problem Solving)] TJ ET
BT 242.351 92.841 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [( Paul Zeitz 2016-12-01 Appealing to everyone from )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 77.273 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(college-level majors to independent learners, The Art and Craft of Problem Solving, 3rd )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 61.705 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(Edition introduces a problem-solving approach to mathematics, as opposed to the traditional )] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 357.492 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(problem solving skills, which it achieves by encouraging students to do math rather than just )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 341.925 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(study it. Paul Zeitz draws upon his experience as a coach for the international mathematics )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 326.357 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(Olympiad to give students an enhanced sense of mathematics and the ability to investigate )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 310.789 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(and solve problems.)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 295.221 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(The William Lowell Putnam Mathematical Competition 1985-2000)] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 279.654 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(2002 The William Lowell Putnam Mathematical Competition is the premier undergraduate )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 264.086 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(mathematical competition in North America. This volume contains problems from the years )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 248.518 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(1985-2000, with solutions and extensive commentary. It is unlike the first two Putnam )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 232.950 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(volumes and unlike virtually every other problem-based book, in that it places the problems )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 217.383 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(in the context of important mathematical themes. The authors highlight connections to other )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 201.815 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(problems, to the curriculum, and to more advanced topics. The best problems contain )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 186.247 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(kernels of sophisticated ideas related to important current research, and yet the problems )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 170.679 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(are accessible to undergraduates. The heart of the book is in the solutions, which have been )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 155.112 Td /F1 12.8 Tf [(compiled through extensive research. In editing the solutions, the authors have kept a )] TJ ET
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