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Earth Has a Cold Heart
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 57,570. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Mathematics
Identifies a mathematical error made by geodesists in applying an ideal world calculation to a real world problem; corrects the error and produces a new cold-core model to answer the seismic cross section of Earth. A must read for students of science: astronomy, geology, seismology, archeology, planetary body formation, mathematics, etc.. It is not recommended for those scientifically challenged.
Everyday Arguments and the Theory of Argumentation
Price: $29.99 USD. Words: 330,640. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012 by Jason Miller. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Mathematics
The theory of arguments is developed as it was actually practiced by the early Greek probabilists. It is then illustrated by a number of examples of actual arguments. How does one handle facts, simple or complex, introduced by one’s opponent in an argument? How can one use antitheses and reversals in an argument? How does one handle analogies, or slippery slope arguments, or dilemmas?
Golden Age Essays
You set the price! Words: 56,930. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
A collection of essays attacking commonly accepted mathematical, scientific and metaphysical notions that are impeding the progress of the human race. In particular the infinite is expunged from mathematics and science, materialism and atheism shown to be irrational, and sages of the past critiqued for totalitarian sentiments. The theories of Newton, Einstein and Aristotle are critiqued.
The Last Challenge Problem: George Boole's Theory of Probability
Price: $29.99 USD. Words: 106,670. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2012 by Jason Miller. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Mathematics
There are some difficulties to overcome in order to convince persons that the subject of this book is worth knowing something about. George Boole's theory of probability has had an extremely bad press for more than 100 years. It has almost universally been considered to be too complicated to understand, too difficult to calculate, and wrong in addition.
Practice Problems For Mathematical Olympiad Competitions
Price: $100.00 USD. Words: 50,320. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Mathematics
This book comprises many mathematical problems suggested by the author to help the prospective contestants preparing for the Mathematical Olympiad competitions around the world as well as the general audience to learn the concepts and foundations of higher mathematics. These problems are made and tailored in such a way to parallel those used in the past international and national competitions.
The Infinity Delusion
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 53,550. Language: American English. Published: March 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Mathematics
The book asks why people might believe that numbers ‘exist’, rather than simply being a concept of our minds? In particular, why should we believe that numbers that consist of the sum of an infinite number of other numbers added together exist? This book presents a convincing argument against the independent 'existence' of such concepts.