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Maths Odyssey

A Maths Odyssey

Maths Odyssey

Tracing a Line from Euclid to the Computer

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7 - 10

2010

Matthew Connell, Helen Whitty

Powerhouse Publishing

Price $ 19.00

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This fascinating publication is a picture book about the sometimes perplexing mathematical odyssey from straight lines to hyperbolic space, from Euclid's axioms to Boolean algebra. An excellent prize book for graduates.

This fascinating publication is a picture book about the sometimes perplexing mathematical odyssey from straight lines to hyperbolic space, from Euclid's axioms to Boolean algebra. Celebrating the struggles and successes of the mathematicians who contributed, the journey eventually led to the language behind the modern computer. Enjoy the bold illustrations, simple text and subtle page marker designs while inspiring your students with the value and beauty of mathematics. It includes 10 challenge problems with solutions available. 

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mathsodyssey

48

Soft cover

Measurement and geometry, Classroom material

PHM001

ISBN-10: 

ISBN-13: 978-1-86317-131-1