The Amazing Number Pi

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About the author:
Dev Gualtieri received his PhD in 1974 and had a thirty-five year research career in physics and materials science. He is listed as an inventor on thirty-five US patents, and on numerous international patents. His eclectic research interests included superconductivity, chemical thermodynamics, magnetism, electronics and computer science. At one time, he was an internationally recognized expert in crystal growth.

The Amazing Number Pi
 

Authored by Dr. Dev Gualtieri Ph.D.

Trace a maze through the first hundred digits of the mathematical constant, pi. This book has mazes incorporating the first hundred digits of pi on individual pages. The text summarizes the history and properties of this important number. Included are formulas for computing pi and the history of pi computation, including milestones in the number of calculated digits.

This is a fun way for students of all ages to learn more about this important mathematical constant. It makes a great gift for the scientist, technologist, mathematician, or engineer in your family. It's an ideal presentation gift to acknowledge publication of a paper, issuance of a patent, graduation, or a retirement.

A companion volume of maze solutions is available.


Publication Date:
2013-12-28
ISBN/EAN13:
0985332581 / 9780985332587
Page Count:
110
Binding Type:
US Trade Paper
Trim Size:
7" x 10"
Language:
English
Color:
Full Color
Related Categories:
Mathematics / General




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