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The Resource Rediscovering mathematics : you do the math, Shai Simonson

Rediscovering mathematics : you do the math, Shai Simonson

Label
Rediscovering mathematics : you do the math
Title
Rediscovering mathematics
Title remainder
you do the math
Statement of responsibility
Shai Simonson
Title variation
You do the math
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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]
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
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Simonson, Shai
Dewey number
510
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QA43
LC item number
.S56 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Mathematical Association of America
Series statement
Classroom resource materials
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  • Mathematics
  • Problem solving
  • Mathematics
  • MATHEMATICS
  • MATHEMATICS
  • MATHEMATICS
  • MATHEMATICS
  • Mathematics
  • Mathematics
  • Problem solving
Label
Rediscovering mathematics : you do the math, Shai Simonson
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 199-200) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
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
Control code
793206412
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxxi, 207 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780883859124
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt59h2mv
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)793206412
Label
Rediscovering mathematics : you do the math, Shai Simonson
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 199-200) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
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
Control code
793206412
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxxi, 207 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780883859124
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt59h2mv
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)793206412

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