The Essence of Mathematics Through Elementary Problems
by Alexandre Borovik, Tony Gardiner
Publisher: Open Book Publishers 2019
Number of pages: 400
The authors of this book explore the extent to which elementary mathematics allows us all to understand something of the nature of mathematics from the inside. The Essence of Mathematics consists of a sequence of 270 problems with commentary and full solutions. The reader is assumed to have a reasonable grasp of school mathematics.
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- Lumen Learning
Contents: Numbers and Operations; Equations, Inequalities and Graphing; Systems of Equations; Functions; Linear Functions; Quadratic Functions and Factoring; Polynomials and Rational Functions; Exponents, Logarithms, and Inverse Functions; etc.
- W.W. Shannon
Designed to prepare the pupils for the intelligent mastery of the fundamental operations. Through the application of number to objects, an insight into common operations is gained. The memorizing of facts is subordinate to the getting of ideas ...
by John Radford Young - Wm. H. Allen
The preparation necessary for the profitable study of the following course of Mathematics is a knowledge of common Arithmetic, and some acquaintance with Geometry, as taught in Euclid's Elements. We shall commence with a treatise on Algebra.
by Zhuo Jia Dai, Martin Warmer, Tom Lam - Wikibooks
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.