4 edition of Mathematics and sports found in the catalog.
Mathematics and sports
L. E. SadovskiiМ†
|Statement||L.E. Sadovskiĭ and A.L. Sadovskiĭ ; translated from the Russian by S. Makar-Limanov.|
|Series||Mathematical world -- v.3|
|Contributions||Sadovskiĭ, A. L., American Mathematical Society.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||ix, 152 p. :|
|Number of Pages||152|
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Mathematics and Sports (Mathematical World) Paperback – November 1, by A. Sadovskii L.E. Sadovskii (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating. See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Cited by: Sports are part of their culture and knowledge base, and the opportunity to be an expert on some area of sports is invigorating.
This should be the primary reason for the growth of mathematics of sports courses: the topic provides intrinsic motivation for students to do their best work. From the Author:Author: Roland B. Minton. Sep 14, · Either way, this book on Mathematics and Sports constitutes a very good exemplar to the thematic approach to the study of mathematics, and it could well inspire teachers to adopt it on a wider basis.
The book is described as ‘an eclectic compendium of essays solicited for the Mathematics Awareness Month web page. All of the articles are. Mathletics is a remarkably entertaining book that shows readers how to use simple mathematics to analyze a range of statistical and probability-related questions in professional baseball, basketball, and football, and in sports gambling.
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Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. This is an eclectic compendium of the essays solicited for the /5(8). Definitive, and extensively revised and updated 3rd edition on the history, theory, practice and mathematics of bookmaking, plus the mathematics of off-course betting, bets and their computation and liability control.
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Analytic Methods in Sports: Using Mathematics and Statistics to Understand Data from Baseball, Football, Basketball, and Other Sports provides a concise yet thorough introduction to the analytic and statistical methods that are useful in studying sports.
The book gives you all the tools necessary to answer key questions in sports analysis. "Mathematics and Sports", edited by Joseph A. Gallian, gathers 25 articles that illuminate the power and role of mathematics in the worlds of professional and recreational play.
Divided into sections by the kind of sports, the book offers source materials for classroom use and student projects. Readers will encounter mathematical ideas from an eclectic group of writers, including undergraduate 5/5(1).
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