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Guesstimation: Solving the World's Problems on the Back of a Cocktail Napkin

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Guesstimation is a book that unlocks the power of approximation--it's popular mathematics rounded to the nearest power of ten! The ability to estimate is an important skill in daily life. More and more leading businesses today use estimation questions in interviews to test applicants' abilities to think on their feet. Guesstimation enables anyone with basic math and science ski... More
Book Information
PublisherPrinceton University Press
BindingPaperback (3 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages320
ISBN-100691129495
ISBN-13978-0691129495
Publication Date04/01/2008
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About John A. Adam (Author) : John A. Adam is a published author. A published credit of John A. Adam is Guesstimation: Solving the World's Problems on the Back of a Cocktail Napkin.
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