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Recommendations for good book which teaches math fundamentals

  1. Apr 2, 2008 #1
    can you suggest a book which teaches fundamentals and basis of fuandamental of mathematics
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  3. Apr 2, 2008 #2


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    What do YOU mean by "fundamentals of mathematics". Set theory, logic, etc.?
  4. Apr 3, 2008 #3
    soryy for being vague but i mean i am i high school student in our text books we get exercices to do but there is a lack of theory for example i can do high school level differetiation and integration problems but i dont know what actually it means. can any body recommend any book which can explain some basics
  5. Apr 3, 2008 #4
    Well, if you don't want to get into proofs but rather have a more intuitive understanding of phenomena then Calculus I by Stewart would work. But if you like proofs than Spivak would work as well.
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