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Nahin shows here that many key problems were posed and solved long before calculus was developed. Math Team Development Manager. How Mathematicians Discovered Many. Nahin is professor emeritus of electrical engineering at the University of New Hampshire and the author of many best- selling popular math books. Including The Logician and the Engineer and Will You Be Alive 10 Years from Now. When Least Is Best combines the mathematical history of extrema with contemporary examples to answer these intriguing questions and more. Paul Nahin shows how life often works at the extremes— with. How Mathematicians Discovered Many Clever Ways to Make Things as Small. **When Least is Best - Paul J. Nahin**

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The Challenge Problem from Paul J. Nahin& 39; s & 39; When Least is. This is the challenge problem as stated by Paul J. Nahin at the end of the section 6. 8 of “ When Least is Best”. The derivation of the formula for the perimeter of an ellipse is omitted. Consider Figure 1. **When Least is Best - Paul J. Nahin**

Which shows an ellipse. Divided into four quarters. With semimajor axes of lengths a and b. The area of this ellipse is given by πab. Nahin Paperback $ 20. Only 6 left in stock. Ships from and sold by. Least Is Best by Paul J. **When Least is Best - Paul J. Nahin**

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This is the first book on optimization written for a wide audience. And math enthusiasts of all backgrounds will delight in its lively topics. Author of An Imaginary TaleWhen Least Is Best. As Possible by Paul J. 97 avg rating — 59 ratings — published. **When Least is Best - Paul J. Nahin**

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