Essentials of mathematical thinking (Record no. 213050)

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020 ## - INTERNATIONAL STANDARD BOOK NUMBER
International Standard Book Number 9781138197701
082 ## - DEWEY DECIMAL CLASSIFICATION NUMBER
Classification number 510
Item number K7E8
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Personal name Krantz, Steven G.
9 (RLIN) 366320
245 ## - TITLE STATEMENT
Title Essentials of mathematical thinking
260 ## - PUBLICATION, DISTRIBUTION, ETC. (IMPRINT)
Name of publisher, distributor, etc CRC Press
Date of publication, distribution, etc 2017
Place of publication, distribution, etc Boca Raton
300 ## - PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Extent 335 p.
Other physical details Includes index
440 ## - SERIES STATEMENT/ADDED ENTRY--TITLE
Title Textbooks in mathematics
9 (RLIN) 377167
504 ## - BIBLIOGRAPHY, ETC. NOTE
Bibliography, etc Table of Contents<br/><br/>First Thoughts. <br/><br/>Diverse Mathematical Thoughts. <br/><br/>Strategy. <br/><br/>Focus. <br/><br/>Science. <br/><br/>Counting. <br/><br/>Games. <br/><br/>Geometry. <br/><br/>Practical Matters. <br/><br/>Breaking the Code. <br/><br/>Discrete Problems. <br/><br/>Advanced Ideas. <br/><br/>Concluding Remarks
520 ## - SUMMARY, ETC.
Summary, etc Essentials of Mathematical Thinking addresses the growing need to better comprehend mathematics today. Increasingly, our world is driven by mathematics in all aspects of life. The book is an excellent introduction to the world of mathematics for students not majoring in mathematical studies.<br/><br/>The author has written this book in an enticing, rich manner that will engage students and introduce new paradigms of thought. Careful readers will develop critical thinking skills which will help them compete in today’s world.<br/><br/>The book explains:<br/><br/>What goes behind a Google search algorithm<br/>How to calculate the odds in a lottery<br/>The value of Big Data<br/>How the nefarious Ponzi scheme operates<br/>Instructors will treasure the book for its ability to make the field of mathematics more accessible and alluring with relevant topics and helpful graphics. The author also encourages readers to see the beauty of mathematics and how it relates to their lives in meaningful ways.<br/><br/>https://www.crcpress.com/Essentials-of-Mathematical-Thinking/Krantz/p/book/9781138197701
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Topical term or geographic name as entry element Mathematics
9 (RLIN) 385596
650 ## - SUBJECT ADDED ENTRY--TOPICAL TERM
Topical term or geographic name as entry element Google search algorithm
9 (RLIN) 385597
650 ## - SUBJECT ADDED ENTRY--TOPICAL TERM
Topical term or geographic name as entry element Big Data
9 (RLIN) 385598
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Item type Books
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          Non-fiction Vikram Sarabhai Library Vikram Sarabhai Library General Stacks 03/10/2019 6 3.00 Slot 1333 (0 Floor, East Wing) 1 3 510 K7E8 200176 09/12/2020 03/11/2019 4148.08 Books

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