# Search Results for "arithmetic-refresher-dover-books-on-mathematics"

## Arithmetic Refresher

**Author**: A. A. Klaf**Publisher:**Courier Corporation**ISBN:**0486141934**Category:**Mathematics**Page:**464**View:**9205

These 937 most-asked questions deal with tax problems, interest and discount, time-payment, etc. Features 809 problems and answers. "More than just a refresher . . . contains a great number of items that are not just reminders but entirely new ideas. — Bookmarks.

## Trigonometry Refresher

**Author**: A. Albert Klaf**Publisher:**Courier Corporation**ISBN:**0486151042**Category:**Mathematics**Page:**656**View:**1759

Covers the most important aspects of plane and spherical trigonometry. Discusses special problems in navigation, surveying, elasticity, architecture, and various fields of engineering. Includes 1,738 problems, many with solutions. 1946 edition. Features 494 figures.

## Calculus Refresher

**Author**: A. A. Klaf**Publisher:**Courier Corporation**ISBN:**0486138607**Category:**Mathematics**Page:**431**View:**6496

Unique refresher covers important aspects of integral and differential calculus via 756 questions. Features constants, variables, functions, increments, derivatives, differentiation, more. A 50-page section applies calculus to engineering problems. Includes 566 problems, most with answers.

## Concepts of Modern Mathematics

**Author**: Ian Stewart**Publisher:**Courier Corporation**ISBN:**0486134954**Category:**Mathematics**Page:**368**View:**1567

In this charming volume, a noted English mathematician uses humor and anecdote to illuminate the concepts of groups, sets, subsets, topology, Boolean algebra, and other mathematical subjects. 200 illustrations.

## Linear Algebra

**Author**: Georgi? Evgen?evich Shilov**Publisher:**Courier Corporation**ISBN:**9780486635187**Category:**Mathematics**Page:**387**View:**5416

Covers determinants, linear spaces, systems of linear equations, linear functions of a vector argument, coordinate transformations, the canonical form of the matrix of a linear operator, bilinear and quadratic forms, Euclidean spaces, unitary spaces, quadratic forms in Euclidean and unitary spaces, finite-dimensional space. Problems with hints and answers.

## Math Refresher for Scientists and Engineers

**Author**: John R. Fanchi**Publisher:**John Wiley & Sons**ISBN:**0471791547**Category:**Mathematics**Page:**330**View:**9749

Expanded coverage of essential math, including integral equations, calculus of variations, tensor analysis, and special integrals Math Refresher for Scientists and Engineers, Third Edition is specifically designed as a self-study guide to help busy professionals and students in science and engineering quickly refresh and improve the math skills needed to perform their jobs and advance their careers. The book focuses on practical applications and exercises that readers are likely to face in their professional environments. All the basic math skills needed to manage contemporary technology problems are addressed and presented in a clear, lucid style that readers familiar with previous editions have come to appreciate and value. The book begins with basic concepts in college algebra and trigonometry, and then moves on to explore more advanced concepts in calculus, linear algebra (including matrices), differential equations, probability, and statistics. This Third Edition has been greatly expanded to reflect the needs of today's professionals. New material includes: * A chapter on integral equations * A chapter on calculus of variations * A chapter on tensor analysis * A section on time series * A section on partial fractions * Many new exercises and solutions Collectively, the chapters teach most of the basic math skills needed by scientists and engineers. The wide range of topics covered in one title is unique. All chapters provide a review of important principles and methods. Examples, exercises, and applications are used liberally throughout to engage the readers and assist them in applying their new math skills to actual problems. Solutions to exercises are provided in an appendix. Whether to brush up on professional skills or prepare for exams, readers will find this self-study guide enables them to quickly master the math they need. It can additionally be used as a textbook for advanced-level undergraduates in physics and engineering.

## Advanced Trigonometry

**Author**: C. V. Durell,A. Robson**Publisher:**Courier Corporation**ISBN:**0486154432**Category:**Mathematics**Page:**352**View:**1037

This volume is a welcome resource for teachers seeking an undergraduate text on advanced trigonometry. Ideal for self-study, this book offers a variety of topics with problems and answers. 1930 edition. Includes 79 figures.

## Geometry: A Comprehensive Course

**Author**: Dan Pedoe**Publisher:**Courier Corporation**ISBN:**0486131734**Category:**Mathematics**Page:**464**View:**3669

Introduction to vector algebra in the plane; circles and coaxial systems; mappings of the Euclidean plane; similitudes, isometries, Moebius transformations, much more. Includes over 500 exercises.

## Mathematics and the Physical World

**Author**: Morris Kline**Publisher:**Courier Corporation**ISBN:**0486136310**Category:**Mathematics**Page:**512**View:**6987

Stimulating account of development of mathematics from arithmetic, algebra, geometry and trigonometry, to calculus, differential equations, and non-Euclidean geometries. Also describes how math is used in optics, astronomy, and other phenomena.

## The Green Book of Mathematical Problems

**Author**: Kenneth Hardy,Kenneth S. Williams**Publisher:**Courier Corporation**ISBN:**0486169456**Category:**Mathematics**Page:**184**View:**6508

Rich selection of 100 practice problems — with hints and solutions — for students preparing for the William Lowell Putnam and other undergraduate-level mathematical competitions. Features real numbers, differential equations, integrals, polynomials, sets, other topics. Hours of stimulating challenge for math buffs at varying degrees of proficiency. References.

## Functions and Graphs

**Author**: I. M. Gelfand,E. G. Glagoleva,E. E. Shnol**Publisher:**Courier Corporation**ISBN:**0486317137**Category:**Mathematics**Page:**112**View:**3309

This text demonstrates the fundamentals of graph theory. The 1st part employs simple functions to analyze basics; 2nd half deals with linear functions, quadratic trinomials, linear fractional functions, power functions, rational functions. 1969 edition.

## Advanced Calculus of Several Variables

**Author**: C. H. Edwards**Publisher:**Academic Press**ISBN:**1483268055**Category:**Mathematics**Page:**470**View:**2504

Advanced Calculus of Several Variables provides a conceptual treatment of multivariable calculus. This book emphasizes the interplay of geometry, analysis through linear algebra, and approximation of nonlinear mappings by linear ones. The classical applications and computational methods that are responsible for much of the interest and importance of calculus are also considered. This text is organized into six chapters. Chapter I deals with linear algebra and geometry of Euclidean n-space Rn. The multivariable differential calculus is treated in Chapters II and III, while multivariable integral calculus is covered in Chapters IV and V. The last chapter is devoted to venerable problems of the calculus of variations. This publication is intended for students who have completed a standard introductory calculus sequence.

## Mathematics

*Its Content, Methods and Meaning*

**Author**: A. D. Aleksandrov,A. N. Kolmogorov,M. A. Lavrent’ev**Publisher:**Courier Corporation**ISBN:**0486157873**Category:**Mathematics**Page:**1120**View:**2796

Major survey offers comprehensive, coherent discussions of analytic geometry, algebra, differential equations, calculus of variations, functions of a complex variable, prime numbers, linear and non-Euclidean geometry, topology, functional analysis, more. 1963 edition.

## Journey into Mathematics

*An Introduction to Proofs*

**Author**: Joseph J. Rotman**Publisher:**Courier Corporation**ISBN:**0486151689**Category:**Mathematics**Page:**256**View:**7534

This treatment covers the mechanics of writing proofs, the area and circumference of circles, and complex numbers and their application to real numbers. 1998 edition.

## Speed Mathematics Simplified

**Author**: Edward Stoddard**Publisher:**Courier Corporation**ISBN:**0486319881**Category:**Mathematics**Page:**304**View:**1109

Entertaining, easy-to-follow suggestions for developing greater speed and accuracy in doing mathematical calculations. Surefire methods for multiplying without carrying, mastering fractions, working quickly with decimals, handling percentages, and much more.

## Calculus Refresher for the Fundamentals of Engineering Exam

**Author**: Peter Schiavone**Publisher:**Professional Publications Incorporated**ISBN:**9781888577013**Category:**Mathematics**Page:**120**View:**2971

Calculus Refresher for the FE Exam was written in response to the requests of countless FE candidates. Many engineers report having more difficulty with problems involving calculus than with anything else on the FE exam. Almost everyone can benefit from a concise review of the subject! The author provides background theory, clear explanatory text, relevant examples, and FE-style practice problems (with solutions).

## Math Refresher for Adults: The Perfect Solution

**Author**: Richard W. Fisher**Publisher:**Mastering Essential Math Skill**ISBN:**9780999443361**Category:**Education**Page:**272**View:**9774

The perfect math refresher for audults. Short, concise lessons include video tutorials. Reasons you may need this book. You have a math phobia. You have forgotten the math that you learned. You are re-entering the workforce. A new job requires strong math skills. You need to improve math skills to advance your career. And the list goes on.

## Fundamental Concepts of Algebra

**Author**: Bruce Elwyn Meserve**Publisher:**Courier Corporation**ISBN:**9780486614700**Category:**Mathematics**Page:**294**View:**2187

Uncommonly interesting introduction illuminates complexities of higher mathematics while offering a thorough understanding of elementary mathematics. Covers development of complex number system and elementary theories of numbers, polynomials and operations, determinants, matrices, constructions and graphical representations. Several exercises — without solutions.

## A Refresher Course in Mathematics

**Author**: F. J. Camm**Publisher:**Courier Corporation**ISBN:**0486170314**Category:**Mathematics**Page:**240**View:**9030

Readers wishing to extend their mathematical skills will find this volume a practical companion. Easy-to-follow explanations cover fractions, decimals, square roots, metric system, algebra, more. 195 figures. 1943 edition.