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Topic: Math refresher
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Stan Brown

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Re: Math refresher
Posted: May 23, 2009 12:21 PM
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Fri, 22 May 2009 10:24:38 -0400 from Krish <krish@nospam.com>:
> I used to love Math as a child. I studied Math all the way up to my
> Engineering classes. This was many many years ago.
>
> I want to get started again in the exciting world of Algebra and Calculus.
>
> As you know that there is so much of material is available online itself.
>
> Can you please give me some pointers to get started. I suppose, I don't
> want to get lost in this pool of information. I am looking for some
> structure about my re-learning.


I suggest starting with Gullberg's /Mathematics from the Birth of
Numbers/. It's a good survey of a lot of fields. Once you have got
your feet wet again, you can decide which areas you'd like to explore
in depth.

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Stan Brown, Oak Road Systems, Tompkins County, New York, USA
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