alice in wonderland and math?
...there was abook published in 2008 or 2009 that described the mathematics in Alice in Wonderland....i can't remember the authors name or the title - anybody know?
- wolfLv 61 decade agoFavorite Answer
Mathematician Keith Devlin asserted in the journal of The Mathematical Association of America that Dodgson wrote Alice in Wonderland in its final form as a scathing satire on new modern mathematics that were emerging in the mid-1800s.
Devlin, Keith (March 2010).
"The Hidden Math Behind Alice in Wonderland".
Devlin's Angle. Mathematical Association of America. http://www.maa.org/devlin/devlin_03_10.html. Retrieved April 15, 2010.