ahum
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Re: books or courses with mathematical proofs
Posted:
Jun 22, 2012 2:48 PM


On Friday, June 22, 2012 7:56:34 PM UTC+2, Michael Stemper wrote: > In article ahum > writes: > >On Friday, June 22, 2012 9:40:33 AM UTC+2, William Elliot wrote: > >> On Thu, 21 Jun 2012, 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. Thanks in advance > >> > >> Proofs are now consider unneded and too hard for students. > >> Get either old text books or higher level texts. > > > >Thank you very much for the swift response. That's weird. And a bit of a disappointment. But my goal is to understand en grasp the subject, so I'm going to study it anyway. > >Can you provide me with some titles? > > Feast your eyes: > <http://store.doverpublications.com/bysubjectscienceandmathematicsmathematics.html> > > Every math book that I've bought from them is loaded with proofs, both > in the exposition and as exercises. > > And they're cheap! > >  > Michael F. Stemper > #include <Standard_Disclaimer> > Life's too important to take seriously.
Man, I'm starting to get overwhelmed here! :) This looks great! #include <gratitude> using namespace joy

