The purpose of this book and set of materials is to provide an introduction to probability and statistics by means of real situations and physical experiments.
This book presents over 80 of Escher's most interesting pictures selected by the artist himself. It includes Escher's commentaries on his work, which make his startling visual effects more easy to interpret. The book also features Escher's own account of his evolution as an artist. An authentic source book of...
This book provides a comprehensive account of symmetry in a form acceptable to readers without much detailed mathematical knowledge of experience, who nevertheless want to understand the basic principles of the subject.
Studies abstract patterns and concepts of design used in Islamic art and architecture, employing analytical diagrams to detail the conception, design, and construction of patterns through a geometric system.
This book looks at how to deal with data by means of probability models.
This book is for anyone with limited experience of woodwork an clearly demonstrates how, using basic tools and simple techniques of gluing and screwing, imaginative designs and useful objects come within even a beginner's scope. This book is a combination of step-by-step instructions, diagrams and colour ...
The object of this book is to show the non-mathematical reader the nature of the ideas with which mathematics deals and to explain some of the techniques which have been devised for relating those ideas to practical problems.
A history of weights, measures and calender. A good book for younger children when learning their tables of weights and measures, and also for older pupils studying certain aspects of social history.
This text is aimed at first year A Level mathematics students and covers the pure mathematics content of BTEC examinations.
The aims of this book are:To interest and train pupils in interpreting graphs by providing many of these graphs already drawn. To provide a natural sequence which will simplify progress from type to type.To introduce at appropriate stages such essential features as scales, variables, continuity, etc.To give the...