The Resource How to bake π  How to bake π : an edible exploration of the mathematics of mathematics  an edible exploration of the mathematics of mathematics, Eugenia Cheng  Eugenia Cheng
How to bake π  How to bake π : an edible exploration of the mathematics of mathematics  an edible exploration of the mathematics of mathematics, Eugenia Cheng  Eugenia Cheng
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 Summary
 "In How to Bake Pi, math professor Eugenia Cheng provides an accessible introduction to the logic and beauty of mathematics, powered, unexpectedly, by insights from the kitchen: we learn, for example, how the béchamel in a lasagna can be a lot like the number 5, and why making a good custard proves that math is easy but life is hard."Publisher description
 Language
 eng
 Extent
 288 pages
 Note

 Includes index
 Includes recipes
 Contents

 Pt. I. Math
 What is math? ; Abstraction ; Principles ; Process ; Generalization ; Internal vs. external ; Axiomatization ; What mathematics is
 Pt. II. Category theory
 What is category theory? ; Context ; Relationships ; Structure ; Sameness ; Universal properties ; What category theory is
 Isbn
 9780465051717
 Label
 How to bake π  How to bake π : an edible exploration of the mathematics of mathematics  an edible exploration of the mathematics of mathematics
 Title

 How to bake π
 How to bake π
 Title remainder

 an edible exploration of the mathematics of mathematics
 an edible exploration of the mathematics of mathematics
 Statement of responsibility

 Eugenia Cheng
 Eugenia Cheng
 Title variation
 How to bake [pi]
 Language
 eng
 Summary
 "In How to Bake Pi, math professor Eugenia Cheng provides an accessible introduction to the logic and beauty of mathematics, powered, unexpectedly, by insights from the kitchen: we learn, for example, how the béchamel in a lasagna can be a lot like the number 5, and why making a good custard proves that math is easy but life is hard."Publisher description
 Cataloging source
 BTCTA
 http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
 Cheng, Eugenia
 Dewey number
 510.1
 Illustrations
 illustrations
 Index
 index present
 LC call number
 QA9
 LC item number
 .C4862 2015
 Literary form
 non fiction
 http://library.link/vocab/subjectName

 Mathematics
 Mathematics
 Metamathematics
 Categories (Mathematics)
 Categories (Mathematics)
 Mathematics
 Metamathematics
 Label
 How to bake π  How to bake π : an edible exploration of the mathematics of mathematics  an edible exploration of the mathematics of mathematics, Eugenia Cheng  Eugenia Cheng
 Note

 Includes index
 Includes recipes
 Carrier category
 volume
 Carrier category code

 nc
 Carrier MARC source
 rdacarrier
 Content category
 text
 Content type code

 txt
 Content type MARC source
 rdacontent
 Contents
 Pt. I. Math  What is math? ; Abstraction ; Principles ; Process ; Generalization ; Internal vs. external ; Axiomatization ; What mathematics is  Pt. II. Category theory  What is category theory? ; Context ; Relationships ; Structure ; Sameness ; Universal properties ; What category theory is
 Control code
 1595587
 Dimensions
 25 cm
 Extent
 288 pages
 Isbn
 9780465051717
 Lccn
 2014957937
 Media category
 unmediated
 Media MARC source
 rdamedia
 Media type code

 n
 Other physical details
 illustrations
 System control number

 (Sirsi) 1595587
 (OCoLC)893455136
 Label
 How to bake π  How to bake π : an edible exploration of the mathematics of mathematics  an edible exploration of the mathematics of mathematics, Eugenia Cheng  Eugenia Cheng
 Note

 Includes index
 Includes recipes
 Carrier category
 volume
 Carrier category code

 nc
 Carrier MARC source
 rdacarrier
 Content category
 text
 Content type code

 txt
 Content type MARC source
 rdacontent
 Contents
 Pt. I. Math  What is math? ; Abstraction ; Principles ; Process ; Generalization ; Internal vs. external ; Axiomatization ; What mathematics is  Pt. II. Category theory  What is category theory? ; Context ; Relationships ; Structure ; Sameness ; Universal properties ; What category theory is
 Control code
 1595587
 Dimensions
 25 cm
 Extent
 288 pages
 Isbn
 9780465051717
 Lccn
 2014957937
 Media category
 unmediated
 Media MARC source
 rdamedia
 Media type code

 n
 Other physical details
 illustrations
 System control number

 (Sirsi) 1595587
 (OCoLC)893455136
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