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Math bytes : Google bombs, chocolate-covered pi, and other cool bits in computing / Tim Chartier.

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Author/Creator:
Chartier, Timothy P., 1969- author.
Language:
English.
Publication date:
2014
Copyright date:
2014
Publication:
Princeton : Princeton University Press, [2014]
Copyright notice:
©2014
Format:
  • Book
  • xi, 136 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
Bibliography:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 131-132) and index.
Contents:
  • Your first byte
  • Deceiving arithmetic
  • Two by two
  • Infinite detail
  • Plot the course
  • Doodling into a labyrinth
  • Obama-cize yourself
  • Painting with M&Ms
  • Distorting reality
  • A pretty mathematical face
  • March MATHness
  • Ranking a googol of bits
  • A byte to go
  • Up to the challenge
  • List of figures.
Subjects:
ISBN:
9780691160603
0691160600

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