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An equation for every occasion : fifty-two formulas and why they matter

John M. Henshaw author. Steven Lewis 1989- 2014

Available at St. Ambrose University Library  Third Floor Stacks  (QA401 .H457 2014 )()

  • Title:
    An equation for every occasion : fifty-two formulas and why they matter
  • Author: John M. Henshaw author.
  • Steven Lewis 1989-
  • Subjects: Mathematical analysis; Mathematical models -- Miscellanea; Mathematical analysis; Mathematical models; Algebra; g Simulation methods; Miscellanea
  • Description: As the Earth draws the apple -- And all the children are above average -- The lady with the mystic smile -- The heart has its reasons -- AC/DC -- The Doppler effect -- Do I look fat in these jeans? -- Zeros and ones -- Tsunami -- When the chips are down -- A stretch of the imagination -- Woodstock nation -- What is [pi]? -- No sweat -- Road range -- The bends -- It's not the heat, it's the humidity -- The world's most beautiful equation -- Breaking the law -- The Mars curse -- Eureka! -- A penny saved... -- If I only had a brain -- Because it was there -- Four eyes -- Bee sting -- Here comes the sun -- A leg to stand on -- Love is a roller coaster -- Loss factor -- A slippery slope -- Transformers -- A house of cards -- Let there be light -- Smarty pants -- As old as the hills -- Can you hear me now? -- Decay heat -- Zero, one, infinity -- Terminal velocity -- Water, water, everywhere -- Dog days -- Body heat -- Red hot -- A bolt from the blue -- Like oil and water -- Fish story -- Making waves -- A drop in the bucket -- Fracking unbelievable -- Take two aspirins and call me in the morning -- The world's most famous equation.
  • Publisher: Baltimore, Maryland : Johns Hopkins University Press
  • Creation Date: 2014
  • Format: x, 187 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
  • Language: English
  • Identifier: ISBN9781421414911 (hardcover : alk. paper);ISBN1421414910 (hardcover : alk. paper)
  • Source: 01SAUNI ALMA
  • Alma MMS ID: 991000770689702845

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