Which are the best reference books I can use for mathematics which includes both good theory and numericals? Im a beginner so plz suggest good books.

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I would recommend "Principle of Mathematical Analysis" by Walter Rudin.

Once you get through the basic concepts then you can use any reference book you want. Even Wikipedia would help.

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    $\begingroup$ Please don't use Wikipedia as a textbook, that's a terrible idea. $\endgroup$
    – Wood
    Jan 29, 2017 at 7:54
  • $\begingroup$ @Wood I meant for quick reference. I personally felt Wiki is always faster to quickly brush up some formulas. $\endgroup$
    – Macindows
    Jan 29, 2017 at 7:57

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