By (author) Keith Kendig
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Conics by Keith Kendig
Book DescriptionThis book engages the reader in a journey of discovery through a spirited discussion among three characters: Philosopher, Teacher and Student. Throughout the book, Philosopher pursues his dream of a unified theory of conics, where exceptions are banished. With a helpful teacher and example-hungry student, the trio soon finds that conics reveal much of their beauty when viewed over the complex numbers. It is profusely illustrated with pictures, worked-out examples, and a CD containing 36 applets. Conics is written in an easy, conversational style, and many historical tidbits and other points of interest are scattered throughout the text. Many students can self-study the book without outside help. This book is ideal for anyone having a little exposure to linear algebra and complex numbers.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780883853351
(228mm x 152mm x 34mm)
Imprint: Mathematical Association of America
Publisher: Mathematical Association of America
Publish Date: 11-Aug-2005
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author Keith Kendig
Elementary Algebraic Geometry, Paperback (March 2015)
Introductory text, intended for advanced undergraduate and graduate students who have taken a one-year course in algebra and are familiar with complex analysis. Topics include curves, ring theory, arbitrary dimension, and more. 2014 edition.
Guide to Plane Algebraic Curves, Hardback (April 2012)
An accessible introduction to plane algebraic curves that also serves as a natural entry point to algebraic geometry.
Sink or Float, Hardback (January 2009)» View all books by Keith Kendig
A collection of over 250 multiple-choice problems to challenge and delight everyone from school students to professional mathematicians.
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Author Biography - Keith Kendig
Keith Kendig is a Professor of Mathematics at Cleveland State University.
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