By Donald Bindner, Martin J. Erickson, Joe Hemmeter
Offers a transparent bridge among arithmetic and the liberal arts arithmetic for the Liberal Arts presents a understandable and special creation to fashionable arithmetic intertwined with the heritage of mathematical discoveries. The ebook discusses mathematical rules within the context of the unfolding tale of human idea and highlights the appliance of arithmetic in way of life. Divided into components, arithmetic for the Liberal Arts first lines the background of arithmetic from the traditional global to the center a while, then strikes directly to the Renaissance and finishes with the advance of recent arithmetic. within the moment half, the e-book explores significant subject matters of calculus and quantity idea, together with problem-solving recommendations and real-world purposes. This e-book emphasizes studying via doing, provides a realistic strategy, and lines: * an in depth clarification of why mathematical ideas are real and the way the mathematical tactics paintings * a number of figures and diagrams in addition to hundreds and hundreds of labored examples and workouts, helping readers to extra visualize the offered suggestions * numerous real-world useful functions of arithmetic, together with error-correcting codes and the distance travel software * Vignette biographies of well known mathematicians * Appendices with recommendations to chose workouts and recommendations for additional studying arithmetic for the Liberal Arts is a wonderful creation to the heritage and ideas of arithmetic for undergraduate liberal arts scholars and readers in non-scientific fields wishing to realize a greater figuring out of arithmetic and mathematical problem-solving abilities.
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