The Golden Ratio
The Story of PHI, the World's Most Astonishing Number
Written by Mario Livio
Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: September 23, 2003
Price: $15.99
Throughout history, thinkers from mathematicians to theologians have pondered the mysterious relationship between numbers and the nature of reality. In this fascinating book, Mario Livio tells the tale of a number at the heart of that mystery:
phi, or 1.6180339887...This curious mathematical relationship, widely known as "The Golden Ratio," was discovered...
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Fifth Grade Super Math Success (Sylvan Super Workbooks)
Written by Sylvan Learning
Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: July 6, 2010
Price: $18.99
Success in math requires children to make connections between the real world and math concepts in order to solve problems. Extra practice can help young problem solvers advance to more complex topics with confidence. The activities in this workbook are designed to help your children catch up, keep up, and get...
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Brain Busting, Mind Twisting, IQ Crushing Puzzles
Written by Frank Coussement and Peter De Schepper
Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: April 1, 2011
Price: $12.95
Every puzzle in this book was selected to give you the greatest challenge and the most fun. They will twist and test your logic, challenge your IQ, stump your eyes, and force you to think harder than you ever have before to solve them. The BrainSnack® brand guarantees to train your...
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The Drunkard's Walk
How Randomness Rules Our Lives
Written by Leonard Mlodinow
Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: May 13, 2008
Price: $11.99
With the born storyteller's command of narrative and imaginative approach, Leonard Mlodinow vividly demonstrates how our lives are profoundly informed by chance and randomness and how everything from wine ratings and corporate success to school grades and political polls are less reliable than we believe.
By showing us the true nature of...
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Mathematics Made Simple
Sixth Edition
Written by Thomas Cusick
Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: August 19, 2003
Price: $12.99
Brushing up on math has never been easier!
Just about everyone can use some extra help improving or remembering basic math skills. Finally, all the information you need to master the basics, once and for all, is at your fingertips. Featuring several overviews of a multitude of mathematical concepts, as well...
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Our Mathematical Universe
My Quest for the Ultimate Nature of Reality
Written by Max Tegmark
Format: eBook, 432 pages
On Sale: January 7, 2014
Price: $15.99
Max Tegmark leads us on an astonishing journey through past, present and future, and through the physics, astronomy and mathematics that are the foundation of his work, most particularly his hypothesis that our physical reality is a mathematical structure and his theory of the ultimate multiverse. In a dazzling combination of...
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Fourth Grade Super Math Success (Sylvan Super Workbooks)
Written by Sylvan Learning
Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: July 6, 2010
Price: $18.99
Success in math requires children to make connections between the real world and math concepts in order to solve problems. Extra practice can help young problem solvers advance to more complex topics with confidence. The activities in this workbook are designed to help your children catch up, keep up, and get...
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eBook.