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This text explores recurrent phenomena, including astronimcal transits and conjuctions, lifecycles of cicadas, and eclipses, by way of continued fraction expansions. The deeper purpose is to find patterns, solve puzzles, and discover some appealing number theory.
ISBN: 9781470447953 ISBN-10: 1470447959 Series: Dolciani Mathematical Expositions Audience:
Number Of Pages: 371 Published: 11th May 2019 Publisher: American Mathematical Society Country of Publication: US Dimensions (cm): 25.4 x 17.8