Problem-Solving Through Problems - Problem Books in Mathematics (Paperback)Loren C. Larson (author)
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This is a practical anthology of some of the best elementary problems in different branches of mathematics. Arranged by subject, the problems highlight the most common problem-solving techniques encountered in undergraduate mathematics. This book teaches the important principles and broad strategies for coping with the experience of solving problems. It has been found very helpful for students preparing for the Putnam exam.
Publisher: Springer-Verlag New York Inc.
Number of pages: 352
Weight: 1090 g
Dimensions: 235 x 155 x 18 mm
Edition: 1st ed. 1983. Corr. 3rd printing 1992
From the reviews:
"This is a very welcome addition. The main message of the book is that the only way to learn to solve problems is to solve problems! I found this book very helpful. I am quite sure the book will be in constant use and I have no hesitation in recommending it." (The Mathematical Gazette)