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L'Empire des nombres PDF à L'Empire des Epub / l'empire ebok, nombres free, L'Empire des book, L'Empire des nombres ePUBThis biography of numbers moves from early human counting through the mathematical notion of not just infinity but an infinity of infinitiesHere's some of the cool stuff I learnedNegative numbers arose from the accounting needs of Bronze age finance The author never explained why the color red was chosen to bear the hateful association of being in the holeGreek mystic math teachers like Pythagoras were peeved to find that circles and proportional beauty were not based in whole number ratios but in fact were strings of digits that ran on forever without repetition From the Greek we call these numbers irrational Pythagoras abjured beans and told his disciples to do the same though so maybe that's like the pot calling the kettle black The conservation law that maintains consistency in mathematical logic necessitated the envisioning of imaginary numbers and so i the square root of negative 1 was born Or at least I think tha

L'Empire des nombres PDF à L'Empire des Epub / l'empire ebok, nombres free, L'Empire des book, L'Empire des nombres ePUBThis is a quick history of numbers It tells how numbers have evolved and become what we use today It gives the ordinary everyday math user a nice sense of what has gone into what we term Mathematics today I found it interesting and easy to read and understand There are documents in the back of the book that give a in depth look at a few parts of number history I was especially intrigued by the explanation of infinity and how the idea came to be Finite is defined by infinite Some of the ideas presented are a bit mind boggling Sometimes I had to re read to understand but I got it Thi

L'Empire des nombres PDF à L'Empire des Epub / l'empire ebok, nombres free, L'Empire des book, L'Empire des nombres ePUBThis book introduces the readers to how numbers are viewed in different cultures around the world From a teaching perspective I would use this book to show students how numbers are viewed in different cultures Hopefully causing the students to not think so much about their own world but be able to expand thinking about other cultures This book has some wonderful very colorful pictures in it

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L'Empire des nombres PDF à L'Empire des Epub / l'empire ebok, nombres free, L'Empire des book, L'Empire des nombres ePUBThe language is so awkward and superfluous It took me a while to notice that it's translated from ?French? and there's often some strangeness in a translation I thought it would be a basic sort of read but it attempts to be rather philosophical in relating the history of numbers

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L'Empire des nombres PDF à L'Empire des Epub / l'empire ebok, nombres free, L'Empire des book, L'Empire des nombres ePUBi'm not really into mathematics and algebra so this book isn't my cup of tea