Number Story PDF ePub eBook

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Number Story free pdf Peter Higgins distills centuries of work into one delightful narrative that celebrates the mystery of numbers and explains how different kinds of numbers arose and why they are useful. Full of historical snippets and interesting examples, the book ranges from simple number puzzles and magic tricks, to showing how ideas about numbers relate to real-world problems. This fascinating book will inspire and entertain readers across a range of abilities. Easy material is blended with more challenging ideas. As our understanding of numbers continues to evolve, this book invites us to rediscover the mystery and beauty of numbers.

About Peter Higgins

Peter Higgins is a Professor of Mathematics at Essex University and inventor of Circular Sudoku. His previous books on mathematics include Mathematics for the Curious, Mathematics for the Imagination, and Nets, Puzzles and Postmen: An Exploration of Mathematical Connections.

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Author : Peter Higgins
Publisher : Springer London Ltd
Data Published : 25 February 2008
ISBN : 1848000006
EAN : 9781848000001
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 323 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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