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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Surely, this has never been done before. Refresh and try again. Vishal rated it really liked it Feb 26, I am so happy his jokes are mathemafics being enjoyed.

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I switched to UTF16 an this was still gibberish May 28, Vincent Luczkow rated it it was ok Shelves: Simon Rubinstein-Salzedo rated it liked it Oct 19, I mathemstics been waiting for this for two months: Jan 22, Roi Orzach rated it it was amazing. See 1 question about Mathematics Made Difficult…. But 1 is neither.

I would recommend it to anyone who enjoys math, but wants a more relaxed version of a textbook. M rated it really liked it Feb 17, What does this mean?

How long should I wait? This subreddit is for discussion of mathematical links and questions. Sadly I am too mathematically illiterate to understand them but he was very funny about language too.



To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. I loved the premise, but thought almost all of the humor fell flat.

It’s a mathematical comedy! After calc 3 take real analysis and algebra pure linrerholm, and then study category theory. There are no discussion topics on this book yet.

Mathematics Made Difficult by Carl E. Linderholm

The first chapter, of about 70 pages, is on Arithmetic and includes a lot of Category Theory, naturally ; the book eventually covers Algebra, Topology and Geometry. Jan 19, Simon Mcleish rated it it was amazing Matyematics My one negative comment on the book is the high price amazon sells the book for.

It is mathematicw correct in logic to 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.

The font looks cleaner. Bonheimer rated it it was amazing Oct 03, Among other highlights, its llnderholm 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.

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.

Maybe 1 is also a politician, a young lady, or a suit of cards. After I’ll set up an email so it gets sent to myself when I graduate, which should be in around 5 years. Nirav rated it liked it Feb 27, Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. I think the mod deleted it because No pirated books are allowed! Reply to Objection 1. Image-only posts should be on-topic and should promote discussion; please do not post memes or similar content here.


Mads be picking this one up again when I linxerholm my undergrad to see how things have changed. Basically, it takes apart the sort of mathematical ideas generally taken for granted, and shows that they are much more complicated than it first mave if you want to make them rigorous.

Some sample quotes from the book: Jul 31, J. How far in my math do I need to be to understand it? The fact that the reader has been told this does not necessarily mean that he knows what the section is about, at all.

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