How Round Is Your Circle?: Where Engineering and Mathematics Meet

John Bryant and Chris Sangwin

From drawing a straight line to determining the true roundness of a circle, the world of mathematics can be both fascinating and daunting. And yet, for engineers, getting these answers right can mean the difference between a successful project and a disaster waiting to happen. In John Bryant’s “How Round Is Your Circle? Where Engineering and Mathematics Meet,” readers are invited to experience the same fundamental mathematical problems that engineers must face every day. From the challenge of solving a problem hands-on to the joy of discovering new solutions, this book presents a fascinating exploration of the many ways that math and engineering intersect. So come along for the ride and discover the exciting world of mathematics for yourself!