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The Secret Life of Equations: The 50 Greatest Equations and How They Work

The Secret Life of Equations: The 50 Greatest Equations and How They Work (Paperback)

By Cochrane, Richard

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Discover the 50 equations that have led to incredible discoveries, ground-breaking technology and have shaped our understanding of the world. From much heralded classics, like Zeno's Dichotomy and Pythagoras's Theorem, to The Schrodinger Wave Equation and Google PageRank, each eq...uation is broken down and explained in a unique, illustrated way, so that you understand what it's about; what it's good for; its history, detail and related equations. Behind every important scientific discovery there is an equation. They are far from baffling, and now you too can understand their power and beauty!
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ISBN 9781844038589
Released NZ 8 Nov 2016
Publisher OCTOPUS PUBLISHING GROUP
Format Paperback
Series Secret Life of
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ISBN-13 9781844038589
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher OCTOPUS PUBLISHING GROUP
Imprint Cassell Illustrated
Released 8 Nov 2016
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Cochrane, Richard
Series Secret Life of
Category Mathematics
Integral Equations
Popular Science
Number of Pages 192
Dimensions Width: 188mm
Height: 244mm
Spine: 16mm
Dewey Code 511.326
Weight 560g
Interest Age 16+ years
Reading Age 16+ years
Library of Congress Equations - Popular works
NBS Text Popular Science
ONIX Text General/trade;General/trade;Professional and scholarly

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