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Mathematics for Scientific and Technical Students

2nd Edition

By H. Davies, H.G. Davies, G.A. Hicks


608 pages

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Paperback: 9780582413887
pub: 1998-03-25
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This new edition provides a full introduction to the mathematics required for all technical subjects, particularly engineering. It has been completely updated and is designed to bring the student up to the required mathematical knowledge for their course.

Table of Contents

Preface 1. Algebra 2. Computation 3. Trigonometry 4. Differentiation 5. Applications of Differentiation 6. Integration 7. Differential Equations 8. Applications of Integration 9. Graphs 10. Series 11. Numerical Methods 12. Statistics 13. Probability and Sampling 14. Complex Numbers 15. Binary Arithmetic, Sets, Logic and Boolean Algebra 16. Determinants and Matrices 17. Vectors Appendices Index

About the Authors

Gwyn Davies was formerly Vice Principal, Carmarthenshire College of Technology and Art. Gordon Hicks was formerly Associate Dean of the Faculty of Engineering, Carmarthenshire College of Technology and Art.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Construction / General