No author has gone as far as Doerfler in covering methods of mental calculation beyond simple arithmetic. Even if you have no interest in competing with. Dead Reckoning: Calculating Without Instruments. Front Cover. Ronald W. Doerfler. Gulf Publishing Company, – Mathematics – pages. The Paperback of the Dead Reckoning: Calculating Without Instruments by Ronald W. Doerfler, Doerfler | at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping.

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The topic that sets this one apart, and the entire reason I bought it is that it covers logarithms. Phillip rated it it was amazing Apr 30, Get information about new releases for these contributors straight to your inbox. Dlerfler helps you keep track of books you want to read. Concluding Remarks The main text of the book ends with a list of the best of the cited references in the text, an encouragement to search out these references which are now gathered on this siteand reckonung plea for the reader to experiment with number relationships as a means of exploring new algorithms and approximations that may be useful to us all.


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Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. This book describes techniques of computation and approximation that can be used to rapidly and mentally calculate mathematical quantities. Buy the selected items together This item: It presents a set of useful and challenging eead and algorithms for quick mental computation of products, quotients, roots of non-perfect powers, and trigonometric, logarithmic and exponential values.

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If you memorize a handful of basic logarithms you can do such stunts as mentaly evaluating numbers to arbitrary powers to a good approximaation. Victor marked it as to-read Oct 28, Share your thoughts with other customers. Zotchii added it Jun 28, Hi There, Did you know that you can save books into your library to create gift lists, reading lists, etc?

I will donate the book to the library. This books is a wonderful treasury of number sense that is riddled with typos. On order from our US supplier to our Sydney distribution centre.

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