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Buy the selected items together This item: About the Author George Polya was a Hungarian mathematician. It was a required course for an introductory grad level math class seminar that I had last year, so while the presentation is engaging enough for high school students, most who do not intend to be physicists, mathematicians or engineers will find it to be too difficult – at least the problem solving portions that is.

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