A Course of Elementary Mathematics
by John Radford Young
Publisher: Wm. H. Allen 1862
Number of pages: 658
The preparation necessary for the profitable study of the following course of Mathematics is a knowledge of common Arithmetic, and some acquaintance with the principles of Geometry, as taught in Euclid's Elements. A student ignorant of these initiatory, but most important departments of elementary science, would scarcely seek his first lessons therein from a book such as this. We shall commence the volume now in the hands of the reader, with a treatise on Algebra.
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by John Perry - The Macmillan Company
We show a student how to work problems, exercising his common sense, and we give him experimental proof of the correctness of his results. Our methods of reasoning are those logical methods which are adopted in common affairs...
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This is a high school textbook for 14 to 18 year olds who are interested in mathematics. Some of the materials presented here can be challenging, several topics not covered in the standard curriculum are introduced in this text.
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