The Golden Ratio

Author: Mario Livio
Publisher: Broadway Books
ISBN: 9780307485526
Size: 23.58 MB
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In this fascinating book, Mario Livio tells the tale of a number at the heart of that mystery: phi, or 1.6180339887.

A History Of Pi

Author: Petr Beckmann
Publisher: St. Martin's Griffin
ISBN: 1466887168
Size: 16.83 MB
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Petr Beckmann holds up this mirror, giving the background of the times when pi made progress -- and also when it did not, because science was being stifled by militarism or religious fanaticism.

The Gyroverse The Hidden Structure Of The Universe

Author: Donald Wortzman
Publisher: Lulu Press, Inc
ISBN: 1312257008
Size: 73.30 MB
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... Equation That Couldn't Be Solved: How Mathematical Genius Discovered the
Language of Symmetry – Simon and Schuster/2005 Livio, Mario – The Golden
Ratio: The Story of Phi, The Worlds Most Astonishing Number – Random House ...


Author: Alfred S. Posamentier
Size: 45.94 MB
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In this delightful layperson's introduction to one of math's most interesting phenomena, the authors review pi's history from pre-biblical times to the 21st century.

Is God A Mathematician

Author: Mario Livio
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781416594437
Size: 44.92 MB
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This fascinating book will interest anyone curious about the human mind, the scientific world, and the relationship between them.

The Equation That Couldn T Be Solved

Author: Mario Livio
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9780743274623
Size: 73.24 MB
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The first extensive, popular account of the mathematics of symmetry and order, The Equation That Couldn't Be Solved is told not through abstract formulas but in a beautifully written and dramatic account of the lives and work of some of the ...

The Mathematics Of Harmony

Author: Alexey Stakhov
Publisher: World Scientific
ISBN: 9812775838
Size: 29.80 MB
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Assisted by Scott Olsen ( Central Florida Community College, USA ). This volume is a result of the author's four decades of research in the field of Fibonacci numbers and the Golden Section and their applications.

Sophie S World

Author: Jostein Gaarder
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0297864076
Size: 70.49 MB
Format: PDF
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A phenomenal worldwide bestseller, SOPHIE'S WORLD sets out to draw teenagers into the world of Socrates, Descartes, Spinoza, Hegel and all the great philosophers.

Teaching Today S Mathematics In The Middle Grades

Author: Art Johnson
Publisher: Allyn & Bacon
Size: 74.50 MB
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Preparing for Praxis The average number of passengers who use a certain air- A.
1 0 port each year is 350 thousand. A newspaper reported the ... The golden ratio
The story of phi, the worlds most astonishing number. New York: Broadway ...

Brilliant Blunders

Author: Mario Livio
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1439192383
Size: 76.52 MB
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As Mario Livio luminously explains in this “thoughtful meditation on the course of science itself” (The New York Times Book Review), these five scientists expanded our knowledge of life on earth, the evolution of the earth, and the ...