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  1. Introduction to C++: Programming Concepts and Applications

    Introduction to C++: Programming Concepts and Applications

    John Keyser
    3.8 out of 5
    80% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (5)
    Starting at $249.95 Starting at $249.95 $299.95 $249.95$299.95
    Taught by Professor John Keyser of Texas A&M University, this course is a step-by-step guide to the popular computer programming language C++. Professor Keyser explains how to access C++ so you can program along with him as he covers the major coding styles offered by this versatile language, including object-oriented programming. In the last lecture, you create an AI game-playing program.
  2. Mastering Linear Algebra: An Introduction with Applications

    Mastering Linear Algebra: An Introduction with Applications

    Francis Su
    4.5 out of 5
    85% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (27)
    Starting at $249.95 Starting at $249.95 $299.95 $249.95$299.95
    Taught by Professor Francis Su of Harvey Mudd College, this course covers the topics of a first-semester college course in linear algebra, including vector spaces, dot and cross products, matrix operations, linear transformations, determinants, eigenvectors and eigenvalues, and much more. Professor Su introduces many fascinating applications of linear algebra, from computer graphics to quantum mechanics.
  3. Math and Magic

    Math and Magic

    Arthur T. Benjamin
    4.7 out of 5
    82% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (29)
    Starting at $199.95 Starting at $199.95 $229.95 $199.95$229.95
    Taught by award-winning math professor and professional magician Arthur T. Benjamin of Harvey Mudd College, this course shows the math behind magic through dozens of tricks based on mathematical principles. You’ll learn the algebra that explains card tricks, the shortcuts to lightning-fast mental calculations, and other marvels of the magician’s art—all while impressing your friends, family, and yourself.
  4. Learning Statistics: Concepts and Applications in R

    Learning Statistics: Concepts and Applications in R

    Talithia Williams
    4.1 out of 5
    69% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (36)
    Starting at $249.95 Starting at $249.95 $299.95 $249.95$299.95
    Taught by Professor Talithia Williams of Harvey Mudd College, this course surveys college-level statistics through dozens of exercises conducted in R, a free statistical programming language with millions of users worldwide. From describing and visualizing the data you have, to methods such as ANOVA and multiple regression for reaching broader inferences, you learn the most widely used statistical measures,...
  5. The Power of Mathematical Visualization

    The Power of Mathematical Visualization

    James S. Tanton
    4.7 out of 5
    86% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (50)
    Starting at $249.95 Starting at $249.95 $299.95 $249.95$299.95
    World-renowned math educator Dr. James Tanton shows you how to think visually in mathematics, solving problems in arithmetic, algebra, geometry, probability, and other fields with the help of imaginative graphics that he designed. Also featured are his fun do-it-yourself projects using poker chips, marbles, strips of paper, and other props, designed to give you many eureka moments of mathematical insight.
  6. An Introduction to Formal Logic

    An Introduction to Formal Logic

    Steven Gimbel
    4.6 out of 5
    87% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (40)
    Starting at $249.95 Starting at $249.95 $299.95 $249.95$299.95
    From advertisers trying to separate you from your money, to politicians trying to get your vote, to friends who want you to agree with them, many people use flawed and misleading arguments to sway your behavior. Formal logic is intellectual self-defense and the key to clear thinking, good planning, and sound reasoning. Learn the principles in 24 lucid lectures taught by a professor who practices what he teaches.
  7. Mind-Bending Math: Riddles and Paradoxes Sale

    Mind-Bending Math: Riddles and Paradoxes

    David Kung
    4.5 out of 5
    81% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (37)
    Save up to $240.00 Starting at $39.95 $299.95 $39.95$299.95
    Discover the timeless riddles and paradoxes that have confounded the greatest philosophical, mathematical, and scientific minds in history. Stretching your mind to try to solve a puzzle, even when the answer eludes you, can help sharpen your mind and focus—and it’s an intellectual thrill! Mind-Bending Math will have you contemplating everything from the enthralling paradox of paradoxes to the mysteries of...
  8. Mathematical Decision Making: Predictive Models and Optimization

    Mathematical Decision Making: Predictive Models and Optimization

    Scott P. Stevens
    4.7 out of 5
    91% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (56)
    Starting at $249.95 Starting at $249.95 $299.95 $249.95$299.95
    Researchers have perfected mathematical techniques for predicting the best possible outcomes when faced with conflicting options. Now, all you need is a computer and spreadsheet program to harness the power of these methods for solving practical problems. Discover the endless ways in which applying quantitative methods helps problem solvers like you make better decisions in business, research, government, and...
  9. Big Data: How Data Analytics Is Transforming the World Sale

    Big Data: How Data Analytics Is Transforming the World

    Tim Chartier
    3.6 out of 5
    61% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (42)
    Save up to $250.00 Starting at $34.95 $299.95 $34.95$299.95
    From science to sales, from sociology to sports, data analytics is unraveling the fascinating secrets hidden in numbers, patterns, relationships, and information of every kind. Big Data: How Data Analytics Is Transforming the World introduces you to the key concepts, methods, and accomplishments of this versatile approach to problem solving. See the big picture of big data, and the crucial role of data analytics in...
  10. Geometry: An Interactive Journey to Mastery Sale

    Geometry: An Interactive Journey to Mastery

    James S. Tanton
    4.4 out of 5
    80% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (55)
    Save up to $345.00 Starting at $54.95 $429.95 $54.95$429.95
    Inscribed over the entrance of Plato’s Academy were the words, “Let no one ignorant of geometry enter my doors.” To ancient scholars, geometry was the gateway to knowledge. Its core skills of logic and reasoning are essential to success in school, work, and many other aspects of life. Yet sometimes students, even if they have done well in other math courses, can find geometry a challenge. Now, in the 36...
  11. Understanding Multivariable Calculus: Problems, Solutions, and Tips Sale

    Understanding Multivariable Calculus: Problems, Solutions, and Tips

    Bruce H. Edwards
    5 out of 5
    91% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (34)
    Save up to $345.00 Starting at $54.95 $429.95 $54.95$429.95
    Whether calculating the volume of odd-shaped objects, predicting the outcome of a large number of trials in statistics, or even predicting the weather, we depend in myriad ways on calculus in three dimensions. Once we grasp the fundamentals of multivariable calculus, we see how these concepts unfold into new laws, entire new fields of physics, and new ways of approaching once-impossible problems. Understanding...
  12. Financial Literacy: Finding Your Way in the Financial Markets

    Financial Literacy: Finding Your Way in the Financial Markets

    Connel Fullenkamp
    4.5 out of 5
    88% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (42)
    Starting at $249.95 Starting at $249.95 $299.95 $249.95$299.95
    With record-breaking highs one minute and economy-rocking lows the next—not to mention arcane rules and ambiguous terminology—it can seem as if there’s no way to feel truly comfortable in the financial markets. But there is, and it’s more accessible than you might think. Financial Literacy: Finding Your Way in the Financial Markets is an essential primer on this domain, from its functions, strengths,...
  13. The Mathematics of Games and Puzzles: From Cards to Sudoku Sale

    The Mathematics of Games and Puzzles: From Cards to Sudoku

    Arthur T. Benjamin
    4.6 out of 5
    88% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (53)
    Save up to $180.00 Starting at $29.95 $229.95 $29.95$229.95
    Whether it’s chess, poker, or Sudoku, most games have this in common: Everything you need to win is rooted in mathematics. Now, using nothing more than a simple grasp of math, you can discover optimal ways to win games and solve puzzles with the speed and accuracy of professional players—many of whom attribute their professional gaming success to mathematical strategies—in The Mathematics of Games and Puzzles:...
  14. Understanding Calculus II: Problems, Solutions, and Tips Sale

    Understanding Calculus II: Problems, Solutions, and Tips

    Bruce H. Edwards
    4.6 out of 5
    88% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (25)
    Save up to $345.00 Starting at $54.95 $429.95 $54.95$429.95
    Solve a wide array of problems in the physical, biological, and social sciences, engineering, economics, and other areas with the skills you learn in Understanding Calculus II: Problems, Solutions, and Tips. This second course in the calculus sequence introduces you to exciting new techniques and applications of one of the most powerful mathematical tools ever invented. Professor Bruce H. Edwards of the University...
  15. How Music and Mathematics Relate Sale

    How Music and Mathematics Relate

    David Kung
    4.6 out of 5
    89% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (145)
    Save up to $180.00 Starting at $29.95 $229.95 $29.95$229.95
    Get a new perspective on two of the greatest achievements of human culture in the 12 dazzling lectures of How Music and Mathematics Relate, taught by award-winning mathematician and musician David Kung of St. Mary's College of Maryland. Understanding the connections between music and mathematics helps you appreciate both, even if you have no special ability in either field. By exploring the mathematics of music, you...
  16. Prove It: The Art of Mathematical Argument Sale

    Prove It: The Art of Mathematical Argument

    Bruce H. Edwards
    4.7 out of 5
    93% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (32)
    Save up to $250.00 Starting at $34.95 $299.95 $34.95$299.95
    Mathematical proof is the gold standard of knowledge. Once a mathematical statement has been proved with a rigorous argument, it counts as true throughout the universe and for all time. Imagine, then, the thrill of being able to prove something in mathematics. But you don't have to imagine the exhilaration of constructing a proof-you can do it! Prove It: The Art of Mathematical Argument initiates you into this...
  17. The Hidden Factor: Why Thinking Differently Is Your Greatest Asset

    The Hidden Factor: Why Thinking Differently Is Your Greatest Asset

    Scott E. Page
    4.2 out of 5
    78% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (19)
    Starting at $249.95 Starting at $249.95 $299.95 $249.95$299.95
    From technology to business, two (or more) heads often prove to be better than one-but only if those heads are cognitively diverse. Diverse perspectives are a powerful tool for maximizing productivity and enhancing collective performance. Now, in The Hidden Factor: Why Thinking Differently Is Your Greatest Asset, you can learn the strategies that make you a more diverse thinker and position you to break down...
  18. Mastering the Fundamentals of Mathematics

    Mastering the Fundamentals of Mathematics

    James A. Sellers
    4.9 out of 5
    96% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (76)
    Starting at $249.95 Starting at $249.95 $299.95 $249.95$299.95
    Whether you're a high-school student preparing for the challenges of higher math classes, an adult who needs a refresher in math to prepare for a new career, or someone who just wants to keep his or her mind active and sharp, there's no denying that a solid grasp of arithmetic and prealgebra is essential in today's world. In Professor James A. Sellers' engaging course, Mastering the Fundamentals of Mathematics, you...
  19. Understanding Investments

    Understanding Investments

    Connel Fullenkamp
    4.5 out of 5
    90% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (154)
    Starting at $249.95 Starting at $249.95 $299.95 $249.95$299.95
    Learn how to invest with skill and confidence to attain your financial goals with the 24 timely and informative lectures of Understanding Investments. Economist and Professor Connel Fullenkamp explains the fundamentals of investing to those new to the subject while broadening and deepening the knowledge of more experienced investors. He clearly explains the various kinds of financial markets, the different kinds of...
  20. Money and Banking: What Everyone Should Know

    Money and Banking: What Everyone Should Know

    Michael K. Salemi
    3.9 out of 5
    69% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (56)
    Starting at $349.95 Starting at $349.95 $429.95 $349.95$429.95
    Get a penetrating look at the financial institutions that are fundamental to your life with the 36 detailed lectures of Money and Banking: What Everyone Should Know. Award-winning Professor Michael K. Salemi investigates a range of pivotal and fascinating topics. Among these: the history of money; how money is created by commercial and central banks; the role of public confidence in the stability of financial...