Category: Mathematics

A First Course in Graph Theory (Dover Books on Mathematics)

By Gary Chartrand

This finished textual content bargains undergraduates a remarkably student-friendly advent to graph thought. Written via of the field's such a lot famous specialists, it takes an enticing technique that emphasizes graph theory's historical past. distinct examples and lucid proofs supply a valid but obtainable therapy that stimulates curiosity in an evolving topic and its many applications.
Optional sections specific as "excursion" and "exploration" current fascinating sidelights of graph idea and comment on issues that let scholars the chance to scan and use their imaginations. 3 appendixes evaluation vital evidence approximately units and common sense, equivalence kin and features, and the tools of evidence. The textual content concludes with recommendations or tricks for odd-numbered routines, as well as references, indexes, and a listing of symbols.

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All the Mathematics You Missed: But Need to Know for Graduate School

By Thomas A. Garrity, Lori Pedersen

Few starting graduate scholars in arithmetic and different quantitative matters own the daunting breadth of mathematical wisdom anticipated of them once they commence their reports. This ebook will provide scholars a huge define of crucial arithmetic and should support to fill within the gaps of their wisdom. the writer explains the elemental issues and some key result of the entire most vital undergraduate themes in arithmetic, emphasizing the intuitions at the back of the topic. the themes contain linear algebra, vector calculus, differential and analytical geometry, actual research, point-set topology, likelihood, complicated research, set idea, algorithms, and extra. An annotated bibliography deals a advisor to additional interpreting and to extra rigorous foundations.

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Integers, Polynomials, and Rings: A Course in Algebra (Undergraduate Texts in Mathematics)

By Ronald S. Irving

This ebook started lifestyles as a suite of notes that I built for a direction on the collage of Washington entitled creation to trendy Algebra for Tea- ers. initially conceived as a textual content for destiny secondary-school arithmetic lecturers, it has built right into a booklet that may serve good as a textual content in an - dergraduatecourseinabstractalgebraoracoursedesignedasanintroduction to better arithmetic. This booklet di?ers from many undergraduate algebra texts in primary methods; the explanations lie within the book’s beginning and the pursuits I set for the direction. The direction is a two-quarter series required of scholars aspiring to f- ?ll the necessities of the instructor education choice for our B.A. measure in arithmetic, or of the trainer coaching minor. it truly is required in addition of these desiring to matriculate in our university’s Master’s in instructing p- gram for secondary arithmetic academics. this is often the significant direction they take regarding abstraction and evidence, they usually come to it with maybe as little history as a yr of calculus and 1 / 4 of linear algebra. The mathematical skill of the scholars varies broadly, as does their point of ma- ematical curiosity.

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Groups and Symmetry (Undergraduate Texts in Mathematics)

This is a gradual creation to the vocabulary and plenty of of the highlights of easy team idea. Written in an off-the-cuff sort, the cloth is split into brief sections, every one of which offers with an incredible consequence or a brand new concept. contains greater than three hundred routines and nearly 60 illustrations.

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The Implicit Function Theorem: History, Theory, and Applications

By Steven G. Krantz, Harold R. Parks

The implicit functionality theorem is a part of the bedrock of mathematical research and geometry. discovering its genesis in eighteenth century reports of genuine analytic capabilities and mechanics, the implicit and inverse functionality theorems have now blossomed into robust instruments within the theories of partial differential equations, differential geometry, and geometric research. there are numerous various sorts of the implicit functionality theorem, together with (i) the classical formula for C^k features, (ii) formulations in different functionality areas, (iii) formulations for non- tender features, (iv) formulations for services with degenerate Jacobian. really strong implicit functionality theorems, comparable to the Nash--Moser theorem, were built for particular purposes (e.g., the imbedding of Riemannian manifolds). All of those themes, and lots of extra, are taken care of within the current quantity. The historical past of the implicit functionality theorem is a full of life and complicated tale, and is in detail certain up with the advance of primary principles in research and geometry. this whole improvement, including mathematical examples and proofs, is acknowledged for the first time the following. it truly is an exhilarating story, and it maintains to adapt. "The Implicit functionality Theorem" is an obtainable and thorough therapy of implicit and inverse functionality theorems and their purposes. will probably be of curiosity to mathematicians, graduate/advanced undergraduate scholars, and to people who practice arithmetic. The publication unifies disparate rules that experience performed an vital function in sleek arithmetic. It serves to record and position in context a considerable physique of mathematical principles.

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Algebra: Form and Function

This ebook bargains a clean method of algebra that specializes in educating readers how you can really comprehend the foundations, instead of viewing them in basic terms as instruments for other kinds of arithmetic. It is dependent upon a storyline to shape the spine of the chapters and make the fabric extra attractive. Conceptual workout units are integrated to teach how the knowledge is utilized within the genuine global. utilizing symbolic notation as a framework, enterprise execs will come away with a enormously more desirable ability set.

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Discovering Modern Set Theory. I: The Basics (Graduate Studies in Mathematics, Vol 8) (Pt.1)

By Winfried Just

This e-book is an advent to set concept for starting graduate scholars who are looking to get a valid grounding in these elements of set thought used greatly all through different components of arithmetic. subject matters lined contain formal languages and versions, the ability and issue of the Axiomatic procedure, the Axiom of selection, together with the attention-grabbing Banach-Tarski Paradox, purposes of Zorn's Lemma, ordinal mathematics, together with transfinite induction, and cardinal mathematics. the fashion of writing, extra a discussion with the reader than that of the grasp indoctrinating the scholar, makes this additionally very appropriate for self-study.

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Fractals, Googols, and Other Mathematical Tales

By Theoni Pappas

A treasure trove of news that make mathematical principles come to existence. Explores math suggestions and themes comparable to genuine numbers, exponents, dimensions, the golden rectangle in either critical and funny methods. tales corresponding to the myth of p, the quantity line that fell aside, Leonhard the magic turtle and so forth provide an fun and wonderful option to discover and proportion mathematical rules despite age or history. The reference part following each one tale is designed as enrichment details for the suggestions offered in every one story.

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Calculus: Concepts and Contexts (Available 2010 Titles Enhanced Web Assign)

Stewart's CALCULUS: innovations AND CONTEXTS, FOURTH variation deals a streamlined method of educating calculus, concentrating on significant strategies and helping people with particular definitions, sufferer causes, and punctiliously graded difficulties. CALCULUS: suggestions AND CONTEXTS is very appeared simply because this article deals a stability of idea and conceptual paintings to fulfill extra innovative courses in addition to people who find themselves more well-off educating in a extra conventional model. every one identify is only one part in a complete calculus path software that conscientiously integrates and coordinates print, media, and know-how items for profitable educating and studying.

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