Abacus: The World's First Computing System: Where it Comes From, How it Works, and How to Use it to Perform Mathermatical Feats Great and Small

Abacus: The World's First Computing System: Where it Comes From, How it Works, and How to Use it to Perform Mathermatical Feats Great and Small

by Jesse Dilson

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Overview

Abacus: The World's First Computing System: Where it Comes From, How it Works, and How to Use it to Perform Mathermatical Feats Great and Small by Jesse Dilson

The abacus is as useful and effecient a machine today as it was when it was first created centures ago. Whether you're an expert in the latest computer technology or you're mastering arithmetic and word problems for the first time, it won't take long to learn the basics (and even the not-so-basics) of adding, subtracting, multiplying, and dividing on this ingenious and fun-to-use mathematical tool.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780312104092
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
Publication date: 09/04/2007
Edition description: REV
Pages: 144
Sales rank: 800,224
Product dimensions: 8.42(w) x 5.24(h) x 1.19(d)

About the Author

Jesse Dilson's classic text, The Abacus, was initially published nearly forty years ago.

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