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Math Foundations A (1-79)

  • njwildberger
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  • Last updated on Feb 1, 2017
Does modern pure mathematics make logical sense? No, unfortunately there are serious problems! Foundational issues have been finessed by modern mathematics, and this series aims to turn things around. And it will have interesting things to say also about mathematics education---especially at the primary and high school level.
The plan is to start right from the beginning, and to define all the really important concepts of basic mathematics without any waffling or appeals to authority.
Roughly we discuss first arithmetic, then geometry, then algebra, then analysis, then set theory.
Aimed for a general audience, interested in mathematics, or willing to learn.
Does modern pure mathematics make logical sense? No, unfortunately there are serious problems! Foundational issues have been finessed by modern mathematics, and this series aims to turn things around. And it will have interesting things to say als...
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