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Pi free pdf In this delightful layperson's introduction to one of math's most interesting phenomena, Drs Posamentier and Lehmann review p's history from pre-biblical times to the 21st century, the many amusing and mind-boggling ways of estimating p over the centuries, quirky examples of obsessing about p (including an attempt to legislate its exact value), and useful applications of p in everyday life, including statistics.

About Alfred S. Posamentier

Alfred S. Posamentieris dean of the School of Education and professor of mathematics education at Mercy College in Dobbs Ferry, New York. Previously, he had the same positions at the City College of the City University of New York for forty years. He has published over fifty-five books in the area of mathematics and mathematics education, including"The Fabulous Fibonacci Numbers "(with Ingmar Lehmann). Ingmar Lehmannis retired from the mathematics faculty at Humboldt University in Berlin. For many years he led the Berlin Mathematics Student Society for gifted secondary-school students, with which he is still closely engaged today. He is the coauthor with Alfred S. Posamentier of"The Secrets of Triangles," "The Glorious Golden Ratio," and three other books."

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Author : Alfred S. Posamentier
Publisher : Prometheus Books
Data Published : 20 August 2004
ISBN : 1591022002
EAN : 9781591022008
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 275 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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