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Statistics - an introduction Statistics - an introduction

PROBABILITY & STATISTICS. Do you need to gain confidence with handling numbers and formulae? Do you want a clear, step-by-step guide to the key concepts and principles of statistics? Nearly all aspects of our lives can be subject to statistical analysis. Statistics: An Introduction shows you how to interpret, analyze and present figures. Assuming minimal knowledge of maths and using examples from a wide variety of everyday contexts, this book makes often complex concepts and techniques easy to g

Nov 22, 2017
Painless algebra Painless algebra

Teaches algebra by explaining integers, simple equations with one variable, inequalities, systems of equations, exponents, roots, radicals, and quadratic equations.

Nov 22, 2017
Algebra - a very short introduction Algebra - a very short introduction

Source other than Library of Congress.

Nov 22, 2017
Math geek - from Klein bottles to chaos theory, a guide to the nerdiest math facts, theorems, and equations Math geek - from Klein bottles to chaos theory, a guide to the nerdiest math facts, theorems, and equations

"From manhole covers to bubbles to subway maps, each page gives you a glimpse of the world through renowned mathematicians' eyes and reveals how their theorems and equations can be applied to nearly everything you encounter."--Back cover.

Nov 22, 2017
The official SAT subject test study guide. Mathematics 2 The official SAT subject test study guide. Mathematics 2

Nov 21, 2017
The official SAT subject test study guide. Mathematics 1 The official SAT subject test study guide. Mathematics 1

Nov 21, 2017
Math is everywhere - 365 ways you and your child can apply math in the real world Math is everywhere - 365 ways you and your child can apply math in the real world

Nov 21, 2017
See ya later, calculator - simple math tricks you can do in your head See ya later, calculator - simple math tricks you can do in your head

"Cool math tricks that make complex concepts easier"--

Nov 21, 2017
Mathematics for the general reader Mathematics for the general reader

Nov 21, 2017
Evolution - a very short introduction Evolution - a very short introduction

POPULAR SCIENCE. Less than 450 years ago, all European scholars believed that the Earth was at the centre of a Universe that was at most a few million miles in extent, and that the planets, sun, and stars all rotated around this centre. Less than 250 years ago, they believed that the Universe was created essentially in its present state about 6000 years ago. Even less than 150 years ago, the view that living species were the result of special creation by God was still dominant. The recognition b

Nov 18, 2017
Spineless - the science of jellyfish and the art of growing a backbone Spineless - the science of jellyfish and the art of growing a backbone

"Jellyfish have been swimming in our oceans for well over half a billion years, longer than any other animal that lives on the planet. They make a venom so toxic it can kill a human in three minutes. Their sting--microscopic spears that pierce with five million times the acceleration of gravity--is the fastest known motion in the animal kingdom. Made of roughly 95 percent water, some jellies are barely perceptible virtuosos of disguise, while others glow with a luminescence that has revolutioniz

Nov 17, 2017
Emerald labyrinth - a scientist's adventures in the jungles of the Congo Emerald labyrinth - a scientist's adventures in the jungles of the Congo

"Emerald Labyrinth is a scientist and adventurer's chronicle of years exploring the rainforests of sub-Saharan Africa. The richly varied habitats of the Democratic Republic of the Congo offer a wealth of animal, plant, chemical, and medical discoveries. But the country also has a deeply troubled colonial past and a complicated political present. Author Eli Greenbaum is a leading expert in sub-Saharan herpetology--snakes, lizards, and frogs--who brings a sense of wonder to the question of how sci

Nov 17, 2017
The telescope in the ice - inventing a new astronomy at the South Pole The telescope in the ice - inventing a new astronomy at the South Pole

The IceCube Observatory has been called the "weirdest" of the seven wonders of modern astronomy by Scientific American. In The Telescope in the Ice, Mark Bowen tells the amazing story of the people who built the instrument and the science involved. Located near the U. S. Amundsen-Scott Research Station at the geographic South Pole, IceCube is unlike most telescopes in that it is not designed to detect light. It employs a cubic kilometer of diamond-clear ice, more than a mile beneath the surface,

Nov 17, 2017