Elementary Practical Mathematics
by John Perry
Publisher: The Macmillan Company 1913
Number of pages: 364
We show a student how to work problems, exercising his common sense, and we give him experimental proof of the correctness of his results. Our methods of reasoning are those logical methods which are adopted in common affairs, and we claim that he understands and takes an interest in what he is doing, and feels confidence in his results.
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Contents: Algebraic expressions, Equations and inequalities, Exponents, Number patterns, Functions, Finance and growth, Trigonometry, Analytical geometry, Statistics, Probability, Euclidean geometry, Measurements, Exercise Solutions.
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These materials show the evolution of logarithmic ideas over 350 years. A quick review of mathematics as it was practiced for hundreds of years would be helpful for many students in understanding logarithms as they are still used today.
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