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Mathematical Thinking: Problem-Solving and Proofs

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This survey of both discrete and continuous mathematics focuses on the logical thinking skills necessary to understand and communicate fundamental ideas and proofs in mathematics, rather than on rote symbolic manipulation. Coverage begins with the fundamentals of mathematical language and proof techniques (such as induction); then applies them to easily-understood questi ...more
Hardcover, 412 pages
Published December 27th 1999 by Pearson (first published August 1st 1996)
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