Book:A. Geary/Mathematics for Technical Students, Part One
A. Geary, H.V. Lowry and H.A. Hayden: Mathematics for Technical Students, Part One
Published $1938$, Longmans, Green and Co.
Contents
- PREFACE
- ARITHMETIC
- CHAPTER I
- Decimals; factors; fractions; square root; ratio; proportion; percentage
- CHAPTER I
- ALGEBRA
- CHAPTER II
- Symbols and formulae; simple equations
- CHAPTER II
- CHAPTER III
- Directed numbers; algebraic processes
- CHAPTER III
- CHAPTER IV
- Further equations; transformation of formulae; simultaneous equations
- CHAPTER IV
- CHAPTER V
- Graphs of statistics and of algebraic expressions
- CHAPTER V
- CHAPTER VI
- Graphs with directed numbers; use of graphs to solve equations and to find maxima and minima
- CHAPTER VI
- CHAPTER VII
- Indices and logarithms; slide rule
- CHAPTER VII
- CHAPTER VIII
- Further algebraic processes; factors; equations with two roots
- CHAPTER VIII
- CHAPTER IX
- Ratio; proportion; variation
- CHAPTER IX
- GEOMETRY
- CHAPTER X
- Fundamental ideas
- CHAPTER X
- CHAPTER XI
- Symmetry; congruence; similarity
- CHAPTER XI
- CHAPTER XII
- Areas; Pythagoras' theorem
- CHAPTER XII
- CHAPTER XIII
- Loci
- CHAPTER XIII
- CHAPTER XIV
- The circle
- CHAPTER XIV
- CHAPTER XV
- Approximations to areas of irregular figures; areas of surfaces; volumes of solids
- CHAPTER XV
- TRIGONOMETRY
- CHAPTER XVI
- Sine, cosine and tangent of angles; solution of right-angled triangles
- CHAPTER XVI
- CHAPTER XVII
- Polar co-ordinates; vectors; ratios of $30^\circ$, $45^\circ$, $60^\circ$; graphs of sine and cosine of acute angles
- CHAPTER XVII
- CHAPTER XVIII
- Ratios of angles of any magnitude; graphs of $a \sin p \theta$ and $a \cos p \theta$
- CHAPTER XVIII
- Answers
- Index
- Tables