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# Induction and Analogy in Mathematics (Mathematics and Plausible Reasoning #1)

by
George Pólya

Here the author of How to Solve It explains how to become a "good guesser." Marked by G. Polya's simple, energetic prose and use of clever examples from a wide range of human activities, this two-volume work explores techniques of guessing, inductive reasoning, and reasoning by analogy, and the role they play in the most rigorous of deductive disciplines."Polya . . . does
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Hardcover, 296 pages

Published
June 1st 1968
by Princeton Univ Pr
(first published 1954)

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Probably suited best to high school math whizzes and college undergrads majoring or minoring in Mathematics or a closely related field such as Physics.

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