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Extra Credit Info We will use the MLA style. Quote the book accurately and keep long quotations to a minimum. The essay is to be 3 to 5 pages. The work cited page is a separate page. You should write a concise paper about the philosophy of math mentioned in the book. Here are some things to think about as you read your book. These lists are by no means complete. You are free to use these questions or not in your paper. Infinity by Barrow 1.) How has the idea of infinity changed over time? 2.) Who were some major mathematicians that contributed to advancement of infinity? 3.) How have those mathematicians changed the concepts of infinity? 4.) Why should people even think about infinity?
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Unformatted text preview: 5.) What was the most interesting thing that you read in the book? Flatterland by Stewart 1.) What is a dimension? 2.) What are some places that were visited? 3.) What is like to be in a different world? 4.) Why are these places important and studied? 5.) What was the most interesting thing that you read in the book? Letters to a Young Mathematician by Stewart 1.) What is like to be a mathematician? 2.) Is there any math left to be worked out? 3.) Should people still learn mathematics when we have computers? 4.) Is math still relevant in our world? 5.) What was the most interesting thing that you read in the book?...
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