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18.098 / 6.099 Street-Fighting Mathematics

        

18.098 / 6.099 Street-Fighting Mathematics

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This course teaches the art of guessing results and solving problems without doing a proof or an exact calculation. Techniques include extreme-cases reasoning, dimensional analysis, successive approximation, discretization, generalization, and pictorial analysis. Applications include mental calculation, solid geometry, musical intervals, logarithms, integration, infinite series, solitaire, and differential equations. (No epsilons or deltas are harmed by taking this course.) This course is... More
Material Type: Online Course
Date Added to MERLOT: October 20, 2011
Date Modified in MERLOT: October 20, 2011
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Submitter: Sorel Reisman

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