By Theoni Pappas

Part of the enjoyment of arithmetic is that it's everywhere-in cleaning soap bubbles, electrical energy, da Vinci's masterpieces, even in an ocean wave. Written through the well known arithmetic instructor advisor, this volume's number of over two hundred truly illustrated mathematical principles, innovations, puzzles, and video games exhibits the place they ensue within the "real" international. You'll discover what a googol is, stopover at resort infinity, learn a thorny common sense challenge that was once stumping them again within the eighth century.

THE pleasure OF arithmetic is designed to be opened at random…it's mini essays are self-contained supplying the reader with an stress-free approach to discover and adventure arithmetic at its best.

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