Cover of: Mathematical ideas. | Charles David Miller

Mathematical ideas.

8th ed. / Charles D. Miller, Vern E. Heeren, E. John Hornsby, Jr.

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Published by Addison-Wesley in Reading, Mass .
Written in English.

About the Book

This is the summary from my college bookstore. It is for Mathematical Ideas, 11th ed. (published 2008) by Charles D. Miller.

One of the biggest issues college math instructors face is capturing and keeping student interest. Over the years, John Hornsby has refined a creative solution--bringing the best of Hollywood into his mathematics classroom.Mathematical Ideasapplies this same strategy of engaging students through video clips from popular cinema and television to the textbook. Alongside fresh data and tools, this Eleventh Edition uses up-to-the-minute images as well as old favorites of math being done in Hollywood. In addition, examples are clarified with additional annotations, chapter summaries are made more intuitive to aid review, and chapter tests now include specific section references, making it easier for students to refer back to topics that need more attention. With great care and effort, the authors have crafted this new edition to serve the needs of today's students and instructors.

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class 510
Library of Congress QA39.2 .M55 1997

The Physical Object

Pagination xii, 926 p. :
Number of pages 926

ID Numbers

Open Library OL987362M
Internet Archive mathematicalide00mill
ISBN 10 0673998932
LC Control Number 96025478
Library Thing 1274926
Goodreads 6608406

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