*Math in Society: A survey of mathematics for the liberal arts major*, by David Lippman, is a free, open textbook.

**Description**

This book is a survey of contemporary mathematical topics, most non-algebraic, appropriate for a college-level topics course for liberal arts majors. The text is designed so that most chapters are independent, allowing the instructor to choose a selection of topics to be covered. Emphasis is placed on the applicability of the mathematics.

**Table of Contents**

- Problem Solving
- Voting Theory
- Weighted Voting
- Apportionment
- Fair Division
- Graph Theory
- Scheduling
- Growth Models .
- Finance .
- Statistics
- Describing Data .
- Probability
- Sets .
- Historical Counting Systems
- Fractals .
- Cryptography .
- Solutions to Selected Exercises .

**Book Details**

Author(s): David Lippman

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Format(s): PDF, DOC

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Number of pages: 214

Link: Math in Society [PDF, DOC]

Publisher: –

Format(s): PDF, DOC

File size: –

Number of pages: 214

Link: Math in Society [PDF, DOC]