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Magnificent mistakes in mathematics
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Amherst, New York : Prometheus Books, 2013.
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Book
Physical Desc:
296 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
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ASU Main (3rd floor)
QA99 .P664 2013
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APA Citation (style guide)

Posamentier, A. S., & Lehmann, I. (2013). Magnificent mistakes in mathematics. Amherst, New York: Prometheus Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Posamentier, Alfred S and Ingmar. Lehmann. 2013. Magnificent Mistakes in Mathematics. Amherst, New York: Prometheus Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Posamentier, Alfred S and Ingmar. Lehmann, Magnificent Mistakes in Mathematics. Amherst, New York: Prometheus Books, 2013.

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Posamentier, Alfred S., and Ingmar Lehmann. Magnificent Mistakes in Mathematics. Amherst, New York: Prometheus Books, 2013. Print.

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"Requiring no more than high-school-level math competency, this playful excursion through the nuances of math will give you a better grasp of this fundamental, all-important science"--

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English
ISBN:
9781616147471, 1616147474

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Includes bibliographical references (pages 279-280) and index.
Description
"Requiring no more than high-school-level math competency, this playful excursion through the nuances of math will give you a better grasp of this fundamental, all-important science"--,Provided by publisher.
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