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Math Tools [electronic resource] : 500+ Applications in Science and Arts / by Georg Glaeser.

By: Glaeser, Georg [author.].
Contributor(s): SpringerLink (Online service).
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Cham : Springer International Publishing : Imprint: Springer, 2017Description: VI, 562 p. 650 illus., 446 illus. in color. online resource.Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9783319669601.Subject(s): Mathematics | Engineering mathematics | Statistics | Mathematics, general | Mathematical and Computational Engineering | Statistics, generalAdditional physical formats: Printed edition:: No title; Printed edition:: No titleDDC classification: 510 Online resources: Click here to access online
Contents:
1 Introduction -- 2 Equations, systems of equations -- 3 Proportions and similar objects -- 4 Angles and trigonometry -- 5 Vector analysis -- 6 Functions and their derivatives -- 7 Curves and surfaces -- 8 Infinitesimal calculus -- 9 Statistics and probability calculus -- A Music and mathematics -- B Numbers -- Index.
In: Springer eBooksSummary: In this book, topics such as algebra, trigonometry, calculus and statistics are brought to life through over 500 applications ranging from biology, physics and chemistry to astronomy, geography and music. With over 600 illustrations emphasizing the beauty of mathematics, Math Tools complements more theoretical textbooks on the market, bringing the subject closer to the reader and providing a useful reference to students. By highlighting the ubiquity of mathematics in practical fields, the book will appeal not only to students and teachers, but to anyone with a keen interest in mathematics and its applications.
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1 Introduction -- 2 Equations, systems of equations -- 3 Proportions and similar objects -- 4 Angles and trigonometry -- 5 Vector analysis -- 6 Functions and their derivatives -- 7 Curves and surfaces -- 8 Infinitesimal calculus -- 9 Statistics and probability calculus -- A Music and mathematics -- B Numbers -- Index.

In this book, topics such as algebra, trigonometry, calculus and statistics are brought to life through over 500 applications ranging from biology, physics and chemistry to astronomy, geography and music. With over 600 illustrations emphasizing the beauty of mathematics, Math Tools complements more theoretical textbooks on the market, bringing the subject closer to the reader and providing a useful reference to students. By highlighting the ubiquity of mathematics in practical fields, the book will appeal not only to students and teachers, but to anyone with a keen interest in mathematics and its applications.

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