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### Mastering Technical Mathematics: 3rd Edition by Stan Gibilisco

### Key Features and Benefits

- New to this edition: new chapters on vectors, scientific notation, differentiation, and statistics; expanded treatment of digital mathematics
- SI and English units are used throughout
- Includes test questions and problems throughout with answer key at the back of the book

### About the Author

Stan Gibilisco is a professional technical writer who specialises in books on electronics and science topics. His published works have won numerous awards.

### Table of Contents

### WORKING WITH NUMBERS

- 1. From Counting to Addition
- 2. Subtraction
- 3. Multiplication
- 4. Division
- 5. Fractions
- 6. Area and Volume
- 7. Time as a Dimension

### ALGEBRA, GEOMETRY, TRIGONOMETRY

- 8. First Notions in Algebra
- 9. "School" Algebra
- 10. Quadratic Equations
- 11. Some Useful Shortcuts
- 12. Mechanical Mathematics
- 13. Ratio and Proportion
- 14. Trigonometric and Geometric Calculations

### ANALYSIS AND CALCULUS

- 15. Systems of Counting
- 16. Theory of Progressions
- 17. Practical Progressions
- 18. Analyzing Motion
- 19. Developing Calculus Theory
- 20. Combining Calculus with Other Tools
- 21. Coordinate Systems and Graphs
- 22. Imaginary and Complex Numbers

### TOOLS OF APPLIED MATHEMATICS

- 23. Working with Series
- 24. Logarithms
- 25. Handy Formulas and Techniques
- 26. Calculation Aids
- 27. Digital Mathematics
- 28. Vector Quantities
- 29. Scientific Notation
- 30. Working with Statistics

A thorough revision of the classic tutorial of scientific and engineering mathematics

For more than 15 years, Mastering Technical Mathematics has been the definitive self-teaching guide for those wishing to boost their career by learning the principles of mathematics as they apply to science and engineering. Featuring the same user-friendly pedagogy, practical examples, and detailed illustrations that have made this resource a favorite of the scientific and technical communities, the new third edition delivers four entirely new chapters and expanded treatment of cutting-edge topics.

Code No. **012531**, 560 pages, ISBN 9780071494489, **$59.95**

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