What's the use? : how mathematics shapes everyday life / Ian Stewart.
- 1 of 1 copy available at Kenton County.
1 current hold with 1 total copy.
|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Erlanger Branch||510 S849w 2021 (Text)||33126025264924||New Adult Nonfiction||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9781541699489
- ISBN: 1541699483
- Physical Description: 326 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
- Edition: First US edition.
- Publisher: New York : Basic Books, 2021.
- Copyright: ©2021
"Originally published in 2021 by Profile Books in the United Kingdom"--Title page verso.
|Bibliography, etc. Note:||
Includes bibliographical references (pages 299-307) and index.
|Formatted Contents Note:||
Unreasonable effectiveness -- How politicians pick their voters -- Let the pigeon drive the bus -- The kidneys of Königsberg -- Stay safe in cyberspace -- The number plane -- Papa, can you multiply triplets? -- Boing! -- Trust me, I'm a transform -- Smile, please! -- Are we nearly there yet? -- De-ising the arctic -- Call the topologist -- The fox and the hedgehog.
"An esteemed mathematician shows how math powers the world, from technology to health care and beyond"-- Provided by publisher
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