Mathematical Snapshots - H. Steinhaus
Oxford University (1969)
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Numerous photographs and diagrams help explain and illustrate mathematical phenomena in this series of thought-provoking expositions. Ranging from simple puzzles and games to more advanced problems, topics include the psychology of lottery players, the arrangement of chromosomes in a human cell, new and larger prime numbers, the fair division of a cake, how to find the shortest possible way to link a dozen locations by rail, and many other absorbing conundrums. A fascinating glimpse into the world of numbers and their uses. 1969 ed. 391 b/w illus.

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Format Hardcover
Cover Price 24,40 €
No. of Pages 320
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