How Math Works: 100 Ways Parents and Kids Can Share the Wonders of Mathematics

How Math Works: 100 Ways Parents and Kids Can Share the Wonders of Mathematics

by Carol Vorderman, Carol Vordemann

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Overview

How Math Works investigates many mathematical questions and helps you discover the answers. It provides brain-teasing puzzles and tricks as well as down-to-earth educational experiments that are fun to do. The experiments make use of basic equipment and everyday items that may already be right at hand around your house and garden. By performing the experiments, you can understand the mathematical principles involved and see how they actually work.

The experiments in How Math Works are presented step-by-step to demonstrate clearly what is happening. They demystify math and encourage a real understanding of the subject. Additional informative illustrations show the relevance of math to the world around us. Fascinating biographies introduce men and women who have advanced our understanding of how to use numbers.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780762102334
Publisher: Reader's Digest Association, Incorporated, The
Publication date: 07/28/1999
Series: How It Works Series
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 192
Product dimensions: 8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.60(d)
Age Range: 8 - 14 Years

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