Volume 7 - Issue 1 - September 1974

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University mathematics - A conference held at the University of
   Newcastle 13 March 1974
   David Burges
   pp. 1–4

What is probability?
   Nachum L. Rabinovitch
   pp. 4-7

Pitfalls of elementary set theory
   J. S. Pym
   pp. 79

The divergence of the simple harmonic series
   N. A. Draim
   pp. 912

Dynamic programming
   N. A. J. Hastings
   pp. 1218

The sweep of a logging truck
   A. B. Tayler
   pp. 1926

Letter to the Editor
   F. J. Rapp
   p. 27

Letter to the Editor: New syllabuses for statistics in schools
   L. E. Ellis
   pp. 2728

Letter to the Editor: Complex variable and fluid flow - a new
   intuitive link
   H. M. Finucan
   pp. 2830

Problems submitted by Readers
   p. 30

Problems and Solutions
   p. 31

Book review: Studies in Structure by J. M. Holland
   (Macmillan Publishers, 1972)
   J. V. Armitage
   p. 32

Book review: Introducing Real Analysis by D. Fowler
   (Transworld Publishers, 1973)
   R. S. Roberts
   pp. 3233

Book review: Introduction to Mathematical Analysis by C. R. J. Clapham
   (Routledge and Kegan Paul, 1973)
   D. J. Overton
   p. 33

Book review: Trigonometry: An Analytic Approach by I. Drooyan,
   W. Hadel, C. C. Carico (Collier-Macmillan Ltd, 1973)
   John Hersee
   p. 34

Book review: Complex Numbers by J. Williams
   (George Allen & Unwin Ltd, 1972)
   F. J. Budden
   pp. 3435

Book review: Numerical Mathematics by A. J. Moakes
   (Macmillan, 1973)
   R. W. Baylis
   p. 35

Book review: A Practical Course in SL/I, Subset of PL/I by C. Tomasso
   (Foulsham, 1971)
   G. Willmott
   p. 35

Notes on Contributors
   p. 36