Description 
1 online resource 
Series 
Open textbook library 

Open Textbook Library

Contents 
Chapter 1: Problem Solving  Chapter 2:Voting Theory  Chapter 3:Weighted Voting  Chapter 4:Apportionment  Chapter 5:Fair Division  Chapter 6:Graph Theory  Chapter 7:Scheduling  Chapter 8:Growth Models  Chapter 9:Finance  Chapter 10:Statistics  Chapter 12:Describing Data  Chapter 13:Probability  Chapter 14:Sets  Chapter 15:Historical Counting Systems  Chapter 16:Fractals  Chapter 17:Cryptography 
Summary 
Math in Society is a free, open textbook. This book is a survey of contemporary mathematical topics, most nonalgebraic, appropriate for a collegelevel topics course for liberal arts majors. The text is designed so that most chapters are independent, allowing the instructor to choose a selection of topics to be covered. Emphasis is placed on the applicability of the mathematics. Core material for each topic is covered in the main text, with additional depth available through exploration exercises appropriate for inclass, group, or individual investigation. This book is appropriate for Math 107 (Washington State Community Colleges common course number) 
Notes 
Mode of access: World Wide Web 

AttributionShareAlike 
Subject 
Mathematics  Textbooks.

Genre/Form 
Textbooks.

Form 
Electronic book

Author 
Lippman, David, author


Open Textbook Library, distributor

