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Solutions to 101 Homework Problems: Consider a Spherical Cow, 2nd Ed

John Harte University of California, Berkeley

Forthcoming 2024
This detailed Solutions Manual accompanies the new 2nd edition of John Harte’s innovative problems text, Consider a Spherical Cow.

Softcover ISBN: 978-1-940380-44-5, US $29
eISBN: 978-1-940380-45-2, US $21

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One of the best ways for a student to develop a complete understanding of difficult concepts is by working through and solving problems. This Solutions Manual accompanies John Harte’s Consider a Spherical Cow, 2nd Edition, restating the 101 homework problems and including detailed solutions.

Written to develop students’ high level of creative problem-solving skills, the homework exercises cover the tools and topics developed in the main text. These all-original problems, about half of which are open-ended, have been thoroughly road tested in Harte’s courses over the years.

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John Harte

John Harte University of California, Berkeley

John Harte is a Professor of the Graduate School at the University of California, Berkeley. He did his undergraduate studies at Harvard and his PhD in theoretical physics at the University of Wisconsin. He has received a Guggenheim Fellowship, a Pew Scholars award, the Leo Szilard prize from the American Physical Society, and a George Polk award in investigative journalism. He is an elected Fellow of the California Academy of Sciences, the American Physical Society, the Ecological society of America, and the American Association for the Advancement of Science. He has also served on six National Academy of Sciences Committees and has authored over 250 scientific journal publications and eight books. John's research focuses on ecology, climate, complexity science, and environmental policy.

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