1785782886
30-second maths : the 50 most mind-expanding theories in mathematics, each explained in half a minute / editor, Richard Brown ; contributors, Richard Brown [and five others] ; illustrations, Ivan Hissey.
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Author: Brown, Richard, 1962-
Author: Brown, Richard, 1962-
Author: Hissey, Ivan,
Publication year: 2017
Format: Paperback
Publisher: London : Icon,
ISBN: 9781785782886 (pbk.) :
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Originally published: 2012.
From Rubik's cubes to Godel's incompleteness theorem, everything mathematical explained, with colour illustrations, in half a minute. Maths is enjoying a resurgence in popularity. So how can you avoid being the only dinner guest who has no idea who Fermat was, or what he proved? The more you know about Maths, the less of a science it becomes.
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160 pages : illustrations (colour), map (colour) ; 20 cm

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