Mathematics

Absolute Certainty and Other Fictions by Pere Grima

Absolute Certainty and Other Fictions by Pere Grima

Absolute Certainty and Other Fictions by Pere Grima – The Secrets of Statistics. This is book #13 in the Our Mathematical World collection by National Geographic. I’ve enjoyed reading it. It has some basic notions on experiments that I imagine most readers will remember; for […]

The Art of Statistics by David Spiegelhalter

The Art of Statistics by David Spiegelhalter

At University I had a fabulous professor of statistics, so that year it was one of the subjects I liked best. By chance I’ve seen a book about statistics, The Art of Statistics by David Spiegelhalter, that was published this year. Thus, I borrowed it […]

The Sect of Numbers: Pythagoras’ theorem by Claudi Alsina

The Sect of Numbers: Pythagoras’ theorem by Claudi Alsina

The Sect of Numbers: Pythagoras’ theorem is the 5th book in the series Our Mathematical World, by National Geographic. I’ve enjoyed this book a lot. Some of the books in the series might not be very entertaining, but this one was. Alsina integrated a few […]