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  • Convex and Discrete Geometryby Peter Gruber

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2007; US$ 149.00

    Convex and Discrete Geometry is an area of mathematics situated between analysis, geometry and discrete mathematics with numerous relations to other areas. The book gives an overview of major results, methods and ideas of convex and discrete geometry and its applications. Besides being a graduate-level introduction to the field, it is a practical... more...

  • Math Word Problems For Dummiesby Mary Jane Sterling

    Wiley 2008; US$ 19.99 US$ 15.99

    Covers percentages, probability, proportions, and more Get a grip on all types of word problems by applying them to real life Are you mystified by math word problems? This easy-to-understand guide shows you how to conquer these tricky questions with a step-by-step plan for finding the right solution each and every time, no matter the kind or... more...

  • Notions of Convexityby Lars Hörmander

    Springer 2007; US$ 54.95

    The first two chapters of this book are devoted to convexity in the classical sense, for functions of one and several real variables respectively. This gives a background for the study in the following chapters of related notions which occur in the theory of linear partial differential equations and complex analysis such as (pluri-)subharmonic functions,... more...

  • Theory of Convex Structuresby M.L.J. van de Vel

    Elsevier Science 1993; US$ 72.95

    Presented in this monograph is the current state-of-the-art in the theory of convex structures. The notion of convexity covered here is considerably broader than the classic one; specifically, it is not restricted to the context of vector spaces. Classical concepts of order-convex sets (Birkhoff) and of geodesically convex sets (Menger) are directly... more...

  • What's Your Math Problem?by Laney Sammons

    Shell Education 2011; US$ 21.99

    Dig into problem solving and reflect on current teaching practices with this exceptional teacher’s guide. Meaningful instructional tools and methods are provided to help teachers understand each problem solving strategy and how to use it with their students. Teachers are given opportunities to practice problems themselves and reflect on how they... more...

  • Making mathematics phenomenalby Dave Pratt

    Institute of Education Press 2012; US$ 9.95

    This lecture examines how careful design can ?phenomenalise? mathematics and support not only engagement but also focus on key ideas. more...

  • The Art of Problem Posing, Second Editionby Stephen I. Brown; Marion I. Walter

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 47.95

    Updated and expanded, this second edition satisfies the same philosophical objective as the first -- to show the importance of problem posing. Although interest in mathematical problem solving increased during the past decade, problem posing remained relatively ignored. The Art of Problem Posing draws attention to this equally important act and is... more...

  • Teaching and Learning Mathematical Problem Solvingby Edward A. Silver

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 111.95

    A provocative collection of papers containing comprehensive reviews of previous research, teaching techniques, and pointers for direction of future study. Provides both a comprehensive assessment of the latest research on mathematical problem solving, with special emphasis on its teaching, and an attempt to increase communication across the active... more...

  • Problem Solving in a Dynamic Environmentby Hong Ng Yan; Shou-Fong Chin

    World Scientific Publishing Company 1995; US$ 99.00

    This book looks at the process of human cognition and the way complex problems are solved by decomposing them into a list of strategic objectives, before focusing individually on each objective to plan for a tactical solution. This process has been formulated by military planners in the form of the Standard Operating Procedure, by which problem solving... more...

  • An Easy Path to Convex Analysis and Applicationsby Boris S. Mordukhovich; Nguyen Mau Nam

    Morgan & Claypool Publishers 2013; US$ 50.00

    Convex optimization has an increasing impact on many areas of mathematics, applied sciences, and practical applications. It is now being taught at many universities and being used by researchers of different fields. As convex analysis is the mathematical f more...