MATHEMATICS--Pre-Calculus
Mathematical Association of America
Rediscovering mathematics : you do the math
Introduction: How to read mathematics -- Mathematical discovery in the classroom -- Don't reach for your calendar (Yet) -- Have another piece of pie, Zeno? -- Thinking like a mathematician- Lessons from a medieval rabbi -- What is mathematics good for? -- Three averages -- Algorithms- the unexpected role of pure mathematics -- Pythagoras' theorem and math by pictures -- Memorizing versus understanding -- Games and gambling -- Soccer balls and counting tricks -- Pizza Pi and area -- Back to the classroom.
Rediscovering mathematics is an eclectic collection of mathematical topics and puzzles aimed at talented youngsters and inquisitive adults who want to expand their view of mathematics.--[book cover].
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2011
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2011
You do the math
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Mathematics--Study and teaching
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Problem solving--Study and teaching
MATHEMATICS--Reference
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Problem solving--Study and teaching
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Mathematics
MATHEMATICS--Essays
Mathematics--Study and teaching
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Rediscovering mathematics.
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2018-03-16
Simonson
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Shai Simonson