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Especially on Cavalieri’s principle. No trivia or quizzes yet.
Q.E.D.: Beauty in Mathematical Proof
I think I’ll peek back in from time to time, as I didn’t completely follow everything. Short and easily apprehendable. It all started wtih the Golden Braid and since then, I keep looking for mathwmatical that tie everything together. Dusan Husar rated it really liked it Mar 13, Pity is that every proof was geometrical, which sometimes felt like it was a bit forced.
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QED was a cool read, but I will be rereading it, or finding another cool math book next time I get the urge. The drawings are simple, elegant, yet detailed. Jul 27, Sam rated it liked it.
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Short but quite informative. Refresh and try again. Wes rated it really liked it Aug 13, Probably the only math book I have ever read, unless you count Douglas Hofstadter’s I am a Strange Loop, which was q.e.d.beauy about consciousness and mathematics.
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The paper is nice and thick. There are a few proofs, just browsing, that went totally over my head. Beauty in Mathematical Proof 3. Jun 07, Shaina Leitch rated it liked mathrmatical. Burkard Polster is a maths lecturer, and Monash University’s resident Mathemagician, mathematical juggler, origami expert, bubble-master, shoelace charmer, and Count von Count impersonator.
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Just something I picked up every now and then.