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The Resource Mathematics and the laws of nature : developing the language of science, John Tabak

Mathematics and the laws of nature : developing the language of science, John Tabak

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Mathematics and the laws of nature : developing the language of science
Title
Mathematics and the laws of nature
Title remainder
developing the language of science
Statement of responsibility
John Tabak
Creator
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Tabak explores geometry as an indispensable part of mathematics and a widely utilized tool in the scientific community."--BOOK JACKET
Member of
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Tabak, John
Dewey number
510.9
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
History of mathematics
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  • Science
  • Mathematics
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Mathematics and the laws of nature : developing the language of science, John Tabak
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Pt. 1. Nature as Geometry -- Pt. 2. Mathematics and science in ancient Greece -- Pt. 3. A period of transition -- Pt. 4. New Sciences -- Pt. 5. Mathematics and the law of Conservation of momentum -- Pt. 6. Mathematics and the law of conservation of mass -- Pt. 7. Mathematics and the law of thermodynamics -- Pt. 8. Modern ideas about conservation laws -- Pt. 9. Natural laws and randomness
Control code
000026194650
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 221p.
Isbn
9780816049578
Other physical details
ill., ports.
Label
Mathematics and the laws of nature : developing the language of science, John Tabak
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Pt. 1. Nature as Geometry -- Pt. 2. Mathematics and science in ancient Greece -- Pt. 3. A period of transition -- Pt. 4. New Sciences -- Pt. 5. Mathematics and the law of Conservation of momentum -- Pt. 6. Mathematics and the law of conservation of mass -- Pt. 7. Mathematics and the law of thermodynamics -- Pt. 8. Modern ideas about conservation laws -- Pt. 9. Natural laws and randomness
Control code
000026194650
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 221p.
Isbn
9780816049578
Other physical details
ill., ports.

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