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

    Introduction to C++: Programming Concepts and Applications

    John Keyser
    4.4 out of 5
    87% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (39)
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    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 Sale

    Mastering Linear Algebra: An Introduction with Applications

    Francis Su
    4.5 out of 5
    83% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (43)
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    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 Sale

    Math and Magic

    Arthur T. Benjamin
    4.5 out of 5
    80% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (45)
    Save up to $190.00 Starting at $24.95 $229.95 $24.95$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. An Introduction to Formal Logic Sale

    An Introduction to Formal Logic

    Steven Gimbel
    4.7 out of 5
    87% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (48)
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    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.
  5. Big Data: How Data Analytics Is Transforming the World Sale

    Big Data: How Data Analytics Is Transforming the World

    Tim Chartier
    3.7 out of 5
    65% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (46)
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    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...
  6. 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
    (54)
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    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:...
  7. Prove It: The Art of Mathematical Argument Sale

    Prove It: The Art of Mathematical Argument

    Bruce H. Edwards
    4.8 out of 5
    94% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (34)
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    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...
  8. The Hidden Factor: Why Thinking Differently Is Your Greatest Asset Sale

    The Hidden Factor: Why Thinking Differently Is Your Greatest Asset

    Scott E. Page
    4 out of 5
    76% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (21)
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    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...
  9. Mastering the Fundamentals of Mathematics Sale

    Mastering the Fundamentals of Mathematics

    James A. Sellers
    4.9 out of 5
    96% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (88)
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    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...
  10. Great Thinkers, Great Theorems Sale

    Great Thinkers, Great Theorems

    William Dunham
    4.8 out of 5
    95% of reviewers would recommend this product
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    Explore the most awe-inspiring theorems in the 3,000-year history of mathematics with the 24 lectures of Great Thinkers, Great Theorems. Professor William Dunham, an award-winning teacher with a talent for conveying the essence of mathematical ideas, reveals how great minds like Pythagoras, Newton, and Euler crafted theorems that would revolutionize our understanding of the world. Approaching great theorems the way...
  11. Shape of Nature Sale

    Shape of Nature

    Satyan L. Devadoss
    3.9 out of 5
    63% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (60)
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    How do you mathematically describe the world around you? Discover the fascinating answer with The Shape of Nature, a visually stunning and authoritative guide to the mathematical shapes around you: how they're formed, how they're studied, and how they relate to your life. In 36 lectures, you'll discover the intricate relationship between mathematics and nature, get a pointed introduction to the languages...
  12. Understanding Complexity Sale

    Understanding Complexity

    Scott E. Page
    4.5 out of 5
    87% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (116)
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    Discover and grasp the fundamentals and applications of the amazing field of complexity science with Understanding Complexity. Professor Scott E. Page—one of the field's most highly regarded teachers and researchers—shows you how complexity science helps us understand the nature and behavior of financial markets, corporations, native cultures, governments, and other systems that play important roles in...
  13. Chaos Sale

    Chaos

    Steven Strogatz
    4.7 out of 5
    94% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (106)
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    Chaos theory-the study of the behavior of sensitive systems over time-affects nearly every field of human knowledge, from the arts to zoology. Journey with Cornell University Professor Steven Strogatz to the heart of this revolutionary field and discover new ways to think about the world. From the surprising tale of how chaos theory was discovered, to the ways it can help us solve mysteries like the nature of...
  14. Great Scientific Ideas That Changed the World Sale

    Great Scientific Ideas That Changed the World

    Steven L. Goldman
    4.1 out of 5
    67% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (99)
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    In this course you will explore ideas that-when society has been willing to pursue them-have helped form the foundation of modern life. You'll discover there is no sharp distinction between ideas that are classified as scientific and those that are classified as philosophical or mathematical, or even between scientific ideas and political, religious, or aesthetic ideas. In each lecture, you also will examine the...
  15. Change and Motion: Calculus Made Clear, 2nd Edition Sale

    Change and Motion: Calculus Made Clear, 2nd Edition

    Michael Starbird
    4.2 out of 5
    68% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (105)
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    Calculus has had a notorious reputation for being difficult to understand, but the 24 lectures of Change and Motion: Calculus Made Clear are crafted to make the key concepts and triumphs of this field accessible to non-mathematicians. This course teaches you how to grasp the power and beauty of calculus without the technical background traditionally required in calculus courses. Follow award-winning Professor...
  16. What Are the Chances? Probability Made Clear Sale

    What Are the Chances? Probability Made Clear

    Michael Starbird
    3.7 out of 5
    60% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (75)
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    Learn how to understand the random factors behind almost everything—from the combinations of genes that produced you to the odds of how long you'll have to wait at a bus stop. In What Are the Chances? Probability Made Clear, award-winning Professor Michael Starbird makes the secret of numbers come alive for nonmathematicians. He picks intriguing, useful, and entertaining examples to illustrate the fundamental...