Random House: Bringing You the Best in Fiction, Nonfiction, and Children's Books
Authors
Books
eBooks
Newletters and Alerts
142 books in Mathematics

Subscribe to the Random House What's New Newsletter.

Your Email Address:

Subscribe to our RSS/XML feed with web-based news readers.
Click your choice:

RSS
RSS PDF
Atom Feed
Add to Google

Browse Category

Find more Mathematics books by browsing the categories below.

Mathematics:

Mathematics:

Sort: Author   Bestselling  Format   Date   Price   Title  
The Glorious Golden Ratio
The Glorious Golden Ratio
Written by Alfred S. Posamentier and Ingmar Lehmann
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781616144234
Our Price: $27.00
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

The Glorious Golden Ratio

Written by Alfred S. Posamentier and Ingmar Lehmann


Format: Hardcover, 363 pages
On Sale: November 15, 2011
Price: $27.00

What exactly is the Golden Ratio? How was it discovered? Where is it found? These questions and more are thoroughly explained in this engaging tour of one of mathematics' most interesting phenomena. The authors  trace the appearance of the Golden Ratio throughout history, demonstrate a variety of ingenious techniques used to... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Second Grade Math in Action (Sylvan Workbooks)
Second Grade Math in Action (Sylvan Workbooks)
Written by Sylvan Learning
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375430381
Our Price: $12.99
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Second Grade Math in Action (Sylvan Workbooks)

Written by Sylvan Learning


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: May 18, 2010
Price: $12.99

Success in math requires children to make connections between the real world and math concepts in order to solve problems. Successful problem solvers will be ready for the challenges of mathematics as they advance to more complex topics. The activities in this workbook are designed to help children see how math... Read more >
Magnificent Mistakes in Mathematics
Magnificent Mistakes in Mathematics
Written by Alfred S. Posamentier and Ingmar Lehmann
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781616147471
Our Price: $24.00
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Magnificent Mistakes in Mathematics

Written by Alfred S. Posamentier and Ingmar Lehmann


Format: Hardcover, 300 pages
On Sale: August 13, 2013
Price: $24.00

Two veteran math educators demonstrate how some "magnificent mistakes" had profound consequences for our understanding of mathematics' key concepts.

In the nineteenth century, English mathematician William Shanks spent fifteen years calculating the value of pi, setting a record for the number of decimal places. Later, his calculation was reproduced using large... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Mathematics in 10 Lessons
Mathematics in 10 Lessons
Written by Jerry P. King
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781591026860
Our Price: $18.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Mathematics in 10 Lessons
The Grand Tour
Written by Jerry P. King


Format: Trade Paperback, 394 pages
On Sale: February 24, 2009
Price: $18.95

Many of us trained mainly in the humanities and liberal arts may respect mathematics as an essential scientific discipline, but have done very little mathematics and often feel intimidated by its rigors. If you’ve ever wondered what mathematicians mean by the aesthetic elegance of their subject, here is your chance to... Read more >
The Power of Limits
The Power of Limits
Written by Gyorgy Doczi
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590302590
Our Price: $29.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

The Power of Limits
Proportional Harmonies in Nature, Art, and Architecture
Written by Gyorgy Doczi


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: October 11, 2005
Price: $29.95

One of the delights of life is the discovery and rediscovery of patterns of order and beauty in nature—designs revealed by slicing through a head of cabbage or an orange, the forms of shells and butterfly wings. These images are awesome not just for their beauty alone, but because they suggest... Read more >
The Fabulous Fibonacci Numbers
The Fabulous Fibonacci Numbers
Written by Alfred S. Posamentier and Ingmar Lehmann
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781591024750
Our Price: $28.99
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

The Fabulous Fibonacci Numbers

Written by Alfred S. Posamentier and Ingmar Lehmann


Format: Hardcover, 364 pages
On Sale: May 30, 2007
Price: $28.99

The most ubiquitous, and perhaps the most intriguing, number pattern in mathematics is the Fibonacci sequence. In this simple pattern beginning with two ones, each succeeding number is the sum of the two numbers immediately preceding it (1, 1, 2, 3, 5, 8, 13, 21, ad infinitum). Far from being just... Read more >
The Power of Forgetting
The Power of Forgetting
Written by Mike Byster, Read by Mark Deakins
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780804164931
Our Price: $35.00
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

The Power of Forgetting
Six Essential Skills to Clear Out Brain Clutter and Become the Sharpest, Smartest You
Written by Mike Byster
Read by Mark Deakins


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: March 18, 2014
Price: $35.00

An uncommon guide for accomplishing more every day by engaging the unique skill of forgetting, from the creator of the award-winning memory training system Brainetics

Is it possible that the answer to becoming a more efficient and effective thinker is learning how to forget? Yes! Mike Byster will show you how mastering...

Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audiobook download, eBook and a trade paperback.
First Grade Page Per Day: Math Skills
First Grade Page Per Day: Math Skills
Written by Sylvan Learning
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307944603
Our Price: $6.99
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

First Grade Page Per Day: Math Skills

Written by Sylvan Learning


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: May 8, 2012
Price: $6.99

Learn the Basics with Just One Page of Activities Each Day!

Sylvan Learning's First Grade Page Per Day: Math Skills uses engaging games and activities to help children become familiar with real-world math concepts, including:

· Numbers & Operations to 20
· Adding Sums & Subtracting Differences
· Place Values & Number Sense
· Geometry & Shapes
· Telling Time
· Counting Money

Students improve their... Read more >
Kindergarten Shapes & Geometry Success (Sylvan Workbooks)
Kindergarten Shapes & Geometry Success (Sylvan Workbooks)
Written by Sylvan Learning
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307479259
Our Price: $12.99
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Kindergarten Shapes & Geometry Success (Sylvan Workbooks)

Written by Sylvan Learning


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: January 18, 2011
Price: $12.99

 A solid foundation of basic geometry skills is essential for early success in math. Children who have a solid understanding of shapes, size, patterns, and location concepts will be ready for the challenges of geometry as they advance to more complex topics. The activities in this workbook are designed to help... Read more >
Fourth Grade Geometry Success (Sylvan Workbooks)
Fourth Grade Geometry Success (Sylvan Workbooks)
Written by Sylvan Learning
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307479297
Our Price: $12.99
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Fourth Grade Geometry Success (Sylvan Workbooks)

Written by Sylvan Learning


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: January 18, 2011
Price: $12.99

Success in math includes mastery of geometry skills and requires children to make connections between the real world and geometry concepts in order to solve problems. Successful problem solvers will be ready for the challenges of mathematics as they advance to more complex topics. The activities in this workbook are designed... Read more >
View pages: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10
Page 6 of 15
View past category highlights: