# Book:R. Wesley/Mathematics For All

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## R. Wesley (ed.):

## R. Wesley (ed.): *Mathematics For All*

Published $\text {1954}$, **Odhams Press**

### Subject Matter

- General mathematics and elementary applications

### Contents

**1 What Mathematics Is**,*by R. Wesley, B.Sc.*

**2 The Language of Mathematics**,*by G.C.T. Bowen, B.Sc.**(a)*Arithmetic: Doing it by Numbers*(b)*Algebra: Symbols are Time-savers*(c)*Geometry: Lines, Shapes and Angles*(d)*Trigonometry: A Development of Geometry*(e)*Graphs Turn Numbers into Pictures*(f)*How the Calculus Helps Us

**3 What the Rest of the Book is About**,*by R. Wesley, B.Sc.*

**4 The Mathematics of Travel**,*by I.R. Vesselo, M.Ed., B.Sc.*

**5 Number and Form in Nature**,*by R.W. Webster, M.A.*

**6 Mathematics of the Builder and Handyman**,*by A.G.G. Richards, B.Sc.*

**7 Heating and Water in the Home**,*by A.G.G. Richards, B.Sc.*

**8 Mechanics for the Layman**,*by A.G.G. Richards, B.Sc.*

**9 Bicycles and Motor-cars**,*by A.G.G. Richards, B.Sc.*

**10 The Mathematics of Electricity**,*by A.G.G. Richards, B.Sc.*

**11 Chance in Games and Sports**,*by G.C.T. Bowen, B.Sc.*

**12 Mathematics for the Citizen**,*by I.R. Vesselo, M.Ed., B.Sc.*

**Solutions of Teasers and Problems**

**Index**