Download e-book for iPad: Challenging Problems in Algebra (Dover Books on Mathematics) by Alfred S. Posamentier,Charles T. Salkind

By Alfred S. Posamentier,Charles T. Salkind

ISBN-10: 0486691489

ISBN-13: 9780486691480

Designed for high-school scholars and lecturers with an curiosity in mathematical problem-solving, this stimulating assortment contains greater than three hundred difficulties which are "off the overwhelmed direction" — i.e., difficulties that supply a brand new twist to everyday subject matters that introduce surprising themes. With few exceptions, their answer calls for little greater than a few wisdom of user-friendly algebra, notwithstanding a touch of ingenuity can help.
Readers will locate right here thought-provoking posers concerning equations and inequalities, diophantine equations, quantity idea, quadratic equations, logarithms, combos and likelihood, and masses extra. the issues variety from particularly effortless to tough, and lots of have extensions or diversifications the writer calls "challenges."
By learning those nonroutine difficulties, scholars won't purely stimulate and increase problem-solving abilities, they'll collect priceless underpinnings for extra complicated paintings in mathematics.

Show description

Read or Download Challenging Problems in Algebra (Dover Books on Mathematics) PDF

Similar algebra books

Download e-book for kindle: Dimensional Analysis: Practical Guides in Chemical by Jonathan Worstell

Useful publications in Chemical Engineering are a cluster of brief texts that every offers a centred introductory view on a unmarried topic. the entire library spans the most subject matters within the chemical method industries that engineering execs require a easy knowing of. they're ‘pocket guides’ that the pro engineer can simply hold with them or entry electronically whereas operating.

Download e-book for kindle: Algebraic Equations: An Introduction to the Theories of by Edgar Dehn

Meticulous and entire, this presentation of Galois' conception of algebraic equations is aimed toward upper-level undergraduate and graduate scholars. The theories of either Lagrange and Galois are constructed in logical instead of old shape and given an intensive exposition. accordingly, Algebraic Equations is a superb supplementary textual content, supplying scholars a concrete creation to the summary ideas of Galois thought.

Read e-book online Tool and Object: A History and Philosophy of Category PDF

Type idea is a common mathematical idea of buildings and of buildings of constructions. It occupied a significant place in modern arithmetic in addition to machine technology. This publication describes the historical past of type concept wherein illuminating its symbiotic courting to algebraic topology, homological algebra, algebraic geometry and mathematical common sense and elaboratively develops the connections with the epistemological value.

Download PDF by Margaret B. Clemens: E-Z Algebra 2 (Barron's E-Z Series)

This new identify in Barron's E-Z sequence covers the next subject matters: Linear features, Absolute price capabilities, Polynomial Operations, Quadratic services, complicated Numbers, features and family, Polynomial services, Radicals, Rational features, Exponential capabilities, Logarithmic features, sequence and Sequences, and records and Modeling.

Additional info for Challenging Problems in Algebra (Dover Books on Mathematics)

Example text

Download PDF sample

Challenging Problems in Algebra (Dover Books on Mathematics) by Alfred S. Posamentier,Charles T. Salkind

by James

Rated 4.24 of 5 – based on 19 votes