The Resource Beyond infinity : an expedition to the outer limits of mathematics, Eugenia Cheng
Beyond infinity : an expedition to the outer limits of mathematics, Eugenia Cheng
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 Summary
 A mathematician and scientist in residence at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago helps readers explore the concept of infinity through unique concepts including chessboards, a chickensandwich sandwich and the creation of infinite cookies from an infinite dough ball
 Language
 eng
 Extent
 x, 284 pages
 Note
 Includes index
 Contents

 The journey. What is infinity? ; Playing with infinity ; What infinity is not ; Infinity slips away from us Again ; Counting up to infinity ; Some things are more infinite than others ; Counting beyond infinity ; Comparing infinities ; What infinity is
 The Sights. Where is infinity? ; Things that are nearly infinity ; Infinite dimensions ; Infinitedimensional categories ; The infinitesimally small ; When infinity nearly caused mathematics to fall apart (and maybe also your brain) ; Weirdness ; Where infinity is
 Isbn
 9780465094813
 Label
 Beyond infinity : an expedition to the outer limits of mathematics
 Title
 Beyond infinity
 Title remainder
 an expedition to the outer limits of mathematics
 Statement of responsibility
 Eugenia Cheng
 Title variation
 Expedition to the outer limits of mathematics
 Language
 eng
 Summary
 A mathematician and scientist in residence at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago helps readers explore the concept of infinity through unique concepts including chessboards, a chickensandwich sandwich and the creation of infinite cookies from an infinite dough ball
 Summary
 Offers a mathematical exploration of the idea of infinity and the numerous questions and implications it raises
 http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
 10559359
 Cataloging source
 GO3
 http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
 Cheng, Eugenia
 Dewey number
 511.3
 Illustrations
 illustrations
 Index
 index present
 LC call number
 QA9
 LC item number
 .C48618 2017
 Literary form
 non fiction
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 True
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 Infinite
 Mathematics
 Target audience
 adult
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 an expedition to the outer limits of mathematics
 Label
 Beyond infinity : an expedition to the outer limits of mathematics, Eugenia Cheng
 Note
 Includes index
 Carrier category
 volume
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 nc
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 rdacarrier
 Content category
 text
 Content type code

 txt
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 rdacontent
 Contents
 The journey. What is infinity? ; Playing with infinity ; What infinity is not ; Infinity slips away from us Again ; Counting up to infinity ; Some things are more infinite than others ; Counting beyond infinity ; Comparing infinities ; What infinity is  The Sights. Where is infinity? ; Things that are nearly infinity ; Infinite dimensions ; Infinitedimensional categories ; The infinitesimally small ; When infinity nearly caused mathematics to fall apart (and maybe also your brain) ; Weirdness ; Where infinity is
 Dimensions
 22 cm
 Extent
 x, 284 pages
 Isbn
 9780465094813
 Lccn
 2017931084
 Media category
 unmediated
 Media MARC source
 rdamedia
 Media type code

 n
 Other physical details
 illustrations
 System control number

 975485516
 (OCoLC)975485516
 Label
 Beyond infinity : an expedition to the outer limits of mathematics, Eugenia Cheng
 Note
 Includes index
 Carrier category
 volume
 Carrier category code

 nc
 Carrier MARC source
 rdacarrier
 Content category
 text
 Content type code

 txt
 Content type MARC source
 rdacontent
 Contents
 The journey. What is infinity? ; Playing with infinity ; What infinity is not ; Infinity slips away from us Again ; Counting up to infinity ; Some things are more infinite than others ; Counting beyond infinity ; Comparing infinities ; What infinity is  The Sights. Where is infinity? ; Things that are nearly infinity ; Infinite dimensions ; Infinitedimensional categories ; The infinitesimally small ; When infinity nearly caused mathematics to fall apart (and maybe also your brain) ; Weirdness ; Where infinity is
 Dimensions
 22 cm
 Extent
 x, 284 pages
 Isbn
 9780465094813
 Lccn
 2017931084
 Media category
 unmediated
 Media MARC source
 rdamedia
 Media type code

 n
 Other physical details
 illustrations
 System control number

 975485516
 (OCoLC)975485516
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