# Book:G. Polya/Induction and Analogy in Mathematics

## G. Polya: *Induction and Analogy in Mathematics*

Published $1954$, **Princeton University Press**.

### Contents

- Preface

- Hints to the Reader

- Chapter I. Induction

- Chapter II. Generalization, Specialization, Analogy

- Chapter III. Induction in Solid Geometry

- Chapter IV. Induction in the Theory of Numbers

- Chapter V. Miscellaneous Examples of Induction

- Chapter VI. A More General Statement

- Chapter VII. Mathematical Induction

- Chapter VIII. Maxima and Minima

- Chapter IX. Physical Mathematics

- Chapter X. The Isoperimetric Problem

- Chapter XI. Further Kinds of Plausible Reasons

- Final Remark

- Solution to Problems

- Bibliography