Mathematics Made Difficult has 39 ratings and 10 reviews. Saharvetes said: This is one of the most hilarious books about mathematics ever written, and li. Mathematics Made Difficult – Carl E. Linderholm – Free ebook download as PDF File .pdf), Text File .txt) or read book online for free. An atttempt to explain. Keywords. Counting System Fair Exchange Disjoint Neighborhood Monoid Homomorphism Isomorphic System. These keywords were added by machine and.
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Twb rated it it was amazing Jan 21, Mar 17, Saharvetes rated it it was amazing Recommends it for: Well, I hope it’s as good as the title sounds. Want to Read saving…. Submit a new link.
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See 1 question about Mathematics Made Difficult…. I loved the premise, but thought almost all of the humor fell flat.
Mathematics Made Difficult
Samuel TX Khoo rated it it was amazing Apr 09, MathJax userscript userscripts need Greasemonkey, Tampermonkey or similar. Whether one should count with the same numbers he adds with, up to isomorphism? Maybe 1 is also a politician, a young lady, or a suit of cards.
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Thanks for telling us about the problem. Its jokes are at many levels of mathematical sophistication, from simple puns to category theory which is itself also a joke, when carried this far. Refresh and try again. Among other highlights, its category-theoretic construction of the integers and its description of all the mess involved in the terms “improper fraction” and “mixed fraction” stand out for their utter mathematical rigour and chaos.
Numbers are either politicians or suits of cards. I don’t mean to sound flippant. Sadly I am too mathematically illiterate to understand them but he was very funny about language too. But 1 is neither. This finally achieved the centuries old goal of making mathematics even a tiny bit difficult.
Not a question, a comment? Olexandr Demura rated it really liked it May 25, It is the author’s fond hope that he may not even know it after he has read the whole section. It’s graduate level mathematics at least.
Please read the FAQ before posting. Jan 19, Simon Mcleish rated it it was amazing Shelves: This is still the first page chapter on Arithmetic; I can only imagine what a riot it will be when he gets to Topology and Geometry. There is some cheating when ideas from category theory are introduced and make the explanations even more abstract than th Originally published on my blog here in April Jeff Rogers rated it really liked it Oct 01, It is not correct in logic dofficult prove something by saying it over again; that only works in politics, and even there it is usually considered desirable to repeat the proposition hundreds of times before considering it as definitely established.
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Everything about X – every Wednesday. After calc 3 take real analysis and algebra pureand then study category theory.