ERIC Number: ED184846
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1974
Reference Count: 0
Number Systems. Popular Lectures in Mathematics.
Fomin, S. V.
The origin, properties, and applications of various number systems are discussed. Among the 15 topics discussed are: tests for divisibility, the binary system, the game of Nim, computers, and infinite number representations. (MK)
Descriptors: College Mathematics, Computers, Higher Education, Mathematical Applications, Mathematics, Mathematics Curriculum, Mathematics Education, Mathematics Instruction, Number Systems
The University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL 60637 (Order No. 256693; $3.50).
Publication Type: Translations
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Science Foundation, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Chicago Univ., IL. Dept. of Mathematics.
Note: For related documents, see SE 030 460-465. Not available in hard copy due to copyright restrictions. Translated and adapted from the Russian edition.