9781844038589

The Secret Life of Equations

The 50 Greatest Equations and How They Work

Richard Cochrane


Format: Paperback
ISBN13: 9781844038589
Published: October 2016

Price: $19.99

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Discover the 50 equations that have led to incredible discoveries, ground-breaking technology and have shaped our understanding of the world.

From much heralded classics, like Zeno's Dichotomy and Pythagoras's Theorem, to The Schroedinger Wave Equation and Google PageRank, each equation is broken down and explained in a unique, illustrated way, so that you understand what it's about; what it's good for; its history, detail and related equations.

Behind every important scientific discovery there is an equation. They are far from baffling, and now you too can understand their power and beauty!

Details
  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN13: 9781844038589
  • Published: October 2016
  • Publisher: Octopus Publishing Group
  • Number of pages: 192
  • Width (mm): 188
  • Height (mm): 244
  • Depth (mm): 16
  • Weight (g): 1

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