ahum
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Re: books or courses with mathematical proofs
Posted:
Jun 22, 2012 8:21 AM


On Friday, June 22, 2012 12:24:54 PM UTC+2, quasi wrote: > ahum wrote: > > >At this moment I'm studying IT(programming)in eveningschool. > >I will obtain a limited degree (one could compare it to a > >bachelor, but it isn't). This could lead to a full bachelor > >degree at a university. > > > >I would like to refresh my mathematical skills trough > >selfstudy, I would like to study my highschool maths but have > >trouble finding books or courses which contain the full proofs > >of the subjects. I have found many excellent books on algebra, > >calculus, geometry and others, but it is al applied, and no > >mathematical proofs whatsoever. And I really want these proofs, > >because I want to fully grasp and understand what I'm doing > >(which sounds obvious). > > > >Can you help me find the courses or books I need? I'm of > >course prepared to pay the price for books needed to increase > >my knowledge and skills. > > I think some of the books published by > > "Art of Problem Solving" (AoPS) > > would match your objectives. > > I especially recommend these: > > Precalculus > by Richard Rusczyk > > Intermediate Counting and Probability > by David Patrick > > Here's a link to their online bookstore: > > <http://www.artofproblemsolving.com/Store/alltitles.php?#AoPStexts> > > quasi
These books look indeed very interesting. And they include all necessary proofs  I'm sorry for asking, but the excerpts show only exercises. Thanks for answering anyway. Best regards.

