By Arthur Benjamin
The Magic of Math is the mathematics ebook you need you had at school. utilizing a pleasant collection of examples—from ice cream scoops and poker palms to measuring mountains and making magic squares—this ebook empowers you to work out the wonder, simplicity, and really magical homes at the back of these formulation and equations that after left your head spinning. You'll study the major rules of vintage parts of arithmetic like mathematics, algebra, geometry, trigonometry, and calculus, yet you'll even have enjoyable playing around with Fibonacci numbers, investigating infinity, and marveling over mathematical magic methods that would make you appear to be a math genius!
A mathematician who's identified in the course of the global because the “mathemagician," Arthur Benjamin mixes arithmetic and magic to make the topic enjoyable, beautiful, and straightforward to appreciate. In The Magic of Math, Benjamin does greater than simply educate talents: with a tip of his magic hat, he's taking you on as his apprentice to educate you the way to understand math the best way he does. He motivates you to profit whatever new approximately tips to resolve for x, simply because there's genuine excitement to be present in the answer to a demanding challenge or in utilizing numbers to do anything beneficial. yet what he particularly desires you to do is manage to determine why, for that's the place you'll locate the genuine attractiveness, strength, and magic of math.
If you're already an individual who likes math, this publication will dazzle and amuse you. when you by no means quite cherished or understood math, Benjamin will enlighten you and—with a wave of his magic wand—turn you right into a math lover.