A student's guide to the study, practice, and tools of modern mathematics / Donald Bindner, Martin Erickson.

Published
  • Boca Raton, FL : CRC Press ©2011
Physical description
1 online resource (xi, 260 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations (some color).
ISBN
  • 9781439846070
  • 1439846073
  • 9780429108693
  • 0429108699
  • 9781439846063
  • 1439846065
  • 9781138429659
Notes
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
  • Other format: Also available in print format.
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
  • Print version record.
Contents
  • 1. The study and practice of modern mathematics -- 2. The tools of modern mathematics.
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Genre
  • Bibliography
  • Electronic books.
  • Illustrated
  • text
  • UK eLD e-books
Language
  • English
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Summary

  • "Ideal for students and newcomers to the field, this guidebook provides a comprehensive reference to key topics in modern mathematics. With an introduction to MATLAB, Mathematica, MapleTM, Maxima, LaTeX, and R, the text explains how to study mathematics, how to write proofs, how to conduct mathematical research, and how to give presentations on mathematics. In addition, the authors detail how to get started with various programming languages, including Beamer, Octave, HTML, PostScript, and open source software. They also discuss how Geometer's sketchpad is a useful tool for drawing illustrations"--Provided by publisher.

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