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Mathematical Recreations and Essays

by W. W. Rouse Ball

  • 40 Want to read
  • 7 Currently reading

Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mathematics / Recreations & Games,
  • Recreations & Games,
  • Mathematics,
  • Science/Mathematics

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages380
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8546012M
    ISBN 101432616579
    ISBN 109781432616571

    The mathematical essays and recreations in this volume are by one of the most successful teachers and text-book writers of Germany. The essays of Professor Schubert are, from a logical and esthetic side, full of suggestions for elementary mathematical teachers and students, as well as for non-mathematical readers. Mathematical Recreations and Essays Quotes Showing of 1 “ De Morgan was explaining to an actuary what was the chance that a certain proportion of some group of people would at the end of a given time be alive; and quoted the actuarial formula, involving p [pi], which, in answer to a question, he explained stood for the ratio of the Cited by:

    Recreational mathematics. Recreational mathematics is mathematics carried out for recreation (entertainment) rather than as a strictly research and application-based professional activity. Although it is not necessarily limited to being an endeavor for amateurs, many topics in this field require no knowledge of advanced mathematics. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Arithmetik und Algebra. by Hermann Cäsar Hannibal Schubert, , The Open court publishing company edition, in English - 4th ed. Mathematical essays and recreationsCited by: 4.

    Ball: Mathematical Recreations and Essays, 5th ed. Manson: Indoor Amusements. Morley Adams, ed.: The Boy's Own Book of Indoor Games and Recreations. 21 Dec: Arthur Wynne's first crossword puzzle for New York World Sunday Magazine. Dudeney: first publication of Gas, Water and Electricity Problem. About Book Book Description This book contains descriptions of various problems of the kind usually termed Mathematical Recreations and a few Essays on some analogous questions.


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Now in its 13th edition, Mathematical Recreations and Essays has been thoroughly revised and updated over the decades since its first publication in This latest edition retains all the remarkable character of the original, but the terminology and treatment of some problems have been updated and new material has been by: One of the books that I read from the library when I was a child and teenager in the late s and early s was WW Rouse Ball's "Mathematical Recreations and Essays".

I learned a lot about mathematics from this book. But I have been away from my home town for many years now, and had never seen the book since then/5(13).

Mathematical Recreations and Essays book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. The classic work on recreational math in English.—Ma /5(18). Mathematical Recreations and Essays Dover Recreational Math Series Dover books on mathematical and logical puzzles, cryptography and word recreations Dover books on mathematical and word recreations: Authors: Walter William Rouse Ball, Harold Scott Macdonald Coxeter: Edition: illustrated, reprint: Publisher: Courier Corporation, ISBN /5(2).

User Review - Flag as inappropriate this is NOT about astrology, but mathematics, and it is very, very good. Rouse Ball was very well known. One difficult nut it helped me to crack is why it is not possible to solve the quintic eq (and higher) using roots etc. It avoids the swarm of jargon which later mathematicians attached to much of what can be put simply.5/5(1).

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(ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(10). One of the books that I read from the library when I was a child and teenager in the late s and early s was WW Rouse Ball's "Mathematical Recreations and Essays".

I learned a lot about mathematics from this book. But I have been away from my home town for many years now, and had never seen the book since then/5(10).

Now in its 13th edition, Mathematical Recreations and Essays has been thoroughly revised and updated over the decades since its first publication in This latest edition retains all /5(18).

Mathematical Recreations and Essays Language: English: LoC Class: QA: Science: Mathematics: Subject: Numbers, Prime Subject: Astrology Subject: Matter Subject: Mathematical recreations Subject: Geometry -- Famous problems Subject: Cryptography Subject: Ciphers Subject: Space and time Subject: Magic squares Subject: University of Cambridge.

MATHEMATICAL RECREATIONS AND ESSAYS - Results of Egyptians, Babylonians, Jews. Results of Archimedes and other Greek writers. Results of European writers, Theorems of. : Mathematical Recreations and Essays (Dover Recreational Math) () by W. Rouse Ball; H. Coxeter and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great prices/5(17).

Mathematical Recreations And Essays 作者: W. Rouse Ball 出版社: Kessinger Publishing 出版年: 页数: 定价: USD 装帧: Paperback ISBN: Author: W. Rouse Ball. Mathematical Recreations and Essays by W. Rouse Ball. Publisher: Macmillan ISBN/ASIN: Number of pages: Description: This is a classic collection of mathematical recreations written by W.W.

Rouse Ball around Genre/Form: Puzzles and games: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Ball, W. Rouse (Walter William Rouse), Mathematical recreations and essays.

Now in its 13th edition, Mathematical Recreations and Essays has been thoroughly revised and updated over the decades since its first publication in This latest edition retains all the remarkable character of the original, but the terminology and treatment of some problems have been updated and new material has been added.

Mathematical Recreations and Essays 作者: W. Rouse Ball / H. Coxeter 出版社: Dover Publications 出版年: 页数: 定价: USD 装帧: Paperback 丛书: Dover Recreational Math. There is, of course, much more to enjoy in the book, and the classical mathematics of Rouse Ball’s day includes such delights as magic squares, continued fractions, two cool chapters on geometrical recreations, and a chapter on map coloring problems.

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English please fill the most.Originally published in A fascinating book containing an account of certain Mathematical Recreations followed by some Essays on subjects most of which are directly concerned with historical Mathematical problems.

The illustrated contents include: Arithmetical Recreations Geometrical Recreations Mechanical Recreations Chess Board Recreations Magic Squares Unicursal Problems .The book is divided into two parts, but in both parts I have in-cluded questions which involve advanced mathematics.

The rst part consists of seven chapters, in which are included var-ious problems and amusements of the kind usually called mathematical recreations. The questions discussed in the rst of these chapters are.