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text How not to be wrong : the power of mathematical thinking

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Summary
"In How Not to Be Wrong, Jordan Ellenberg shows us that math isn't confined to abstract incidents that never occur in real life, but rather touches everything we do--the whole world is shot through with it. Math allows us to see the hidden structu... Read more
Contents
When am I going to use this? ; Part I. Linearity. Less like Sweden ; Straight locally, curved globally ; Everyone is obese ; How much is that in dead Americans? ; More pie than plate -- Part II. Inference. The Baltimore stockbroker and the Bible C... Read more
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468 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Publisher
The Penguin Press 2014

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TADL-PCL 510 ELL in Adult Available

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