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Practical Mathematics by Cargill Gilston Knott

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Practical Mathematics
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Publisher: Chambers
ISBN/ASIN: 1440051852
Number of pages: 652

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The aim has been to illustrate the use of mathematics in constructing diagrams; in measuring areas, volumes, strengths of materials ; in calculating latitudes and longitudes on the earth's surface ; and in solving similar problems. There is no attempt at a systematic development of any part of mathematics, except to a certain extent in the sections on plane and spherical trigonometry.

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