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Why Do Buses Come in Threes?: The Hidden Mathematics of Everyday Life
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Hardcover
Book cover for 9780471347569 Book cover for 9781620456224
 
With Barbara Shore (other contributor), Tim Rice (other contributor) | from Turner Pub Co (March 1, 2000)
9781620456224 | details & prices | 156 pages | 6.25 × 9.25 × 0.75 in. | 0.92 lbs | List price $25.95
About: ""Deals in a very entertaining way with problems in normal life related to mathematics, luck, coincidence, gambling.
from John Wiley & Sons Inc (March 1, 1999)
9780471347569 | details & prices | 156 pages | 6.75 × 9.50 × 1.00 in. | 1.00 lbs | List price $22.95
About: Explores how math is relevant to everyday life, discussing mathematical explanations for strange coincidences, how television ratings work, why bad things happen in threes, and other topics
Paperback
Book cover for 9780471379072
 
from Turner Pub Co (March 9, 2000)
9780471379072 | details & prices | 176 pages | 6.25 × 9.25 × 0.50 in. | 0.55 lbs | List price $15.95
About: Explores how math is relevant to everyday life, discussing mathematical explanations for strange coincidences, how television ratings work, why bad things happen in threes, and other topics.