Superb treatment for math and physical science students discusses modern mathematical techniques for setting up and analyzing problems. Discusses partial differential equations of the 1st order, elementary modeling, potential theory, parabolic equations, more.
This creative yet mathematically rigorous guide to teaching elementary and middle-grade mathematics emphasizes empowering children to learn abstract concepts based on mathematical techniques used around the world. Some b&w illustrations. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)