Rediscovering Mathematics by Shai Simonson

Full Title: Rediscovering Mathematics: You Do The Math
Author/Editor(s): Shai Simonson; Mathematical Association of America
ISBN: 0883857707, 9780883857700
Publisher: Mathematical Association of America
Published Place: Washington, D.C.
Published/Copyright Year: 2011
Language: English
Physical Description: Illustrations included, 26 cm
Series: Classroom Resource Materials
Classroom Resource Materials (Unnumbered)
Number of pages: 207 (xxxi, 207 pages)
Categories:
Mathematics > Study And Teaching
Problem Solving > Study And Teaching
Mathematics > Problems, Exercises, Etc

Content:
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]
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.

Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 199-200) and index.

ISBNPlus ID: UIC.VG14.15895-data_007-2241228
Other ID: 721622414(OCLC);664234182(OCLC)
Nature: Bibliographies
Form: Nonfiction
LC Call No: QA43 .S56 2011
Released Date: 20120511

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APA Style:
Simonson, S. & Mathematical Association of America (2011). Rediscovering Mathematics: You Do The Math. Washington, D.C.: Mathematical Association of America.

MLA Style:
Simonson, Shai, and Mathematical Association of America. Rediscovering Mathematics: You Do The Math. Washington, D.C.: Mathematical Association of America, 2011. Print.

Chicago Style:
Simonson, Shai, and Mathematical Association of America. Rediscovering Mathematics: You Do The Math. Washington, D.C.: Mathematical Association of America, 2011.