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    The Complete Book of Fun Maths: 250 Confidence-boosting Tricks, Tests and Puzzles (IQ Workout Series) (Paperback) By (author) Philip J. Carter, By (author) Ken Russell

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    DescriptionThe idea of this book is to help build confidence with maths via a series of tests and puzzles. After a gentle a warm--upa section, the puzzles and tests get progressively more challenging over the course of the book. There is a hints section for readers who get stuck, as well as a complete set of answers for every test at the back of the book. After the a warm--upa section, there are puzzles and tests on a lateral thinkinga , a fun with numbersa , a logic puzzlesa , a geometrical puzzlesa and a difficult puzzlesa . Readers will soon become familiar and comfortable with a range of tricks and tests, from magic number squares to Fibonacci numbers.


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    Title
    The Complete Book of Fun Maths
    Subtitle
    250 Confidence-boosting Tricks, Tests and Puzzles
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Philip J. Carter, By (author) Ken Russell
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 184
    Width: 134 mm
    Height: 212 mm
    Thickness: 16 mm
    Weight: 240 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780470870914
    ISBN 10: 0470870915
    Classifications

    BIC E4L: MAT
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: S7.8
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC subject category V2: WDK
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 03
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
    BIC subject category V2: PB
    LC classification: QA43
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 17810
    B&T General Subject: 710
    LC subject heading:
    DC22: 793.74
    LC subject heading:
    B&T Merchandise Category: POD
    BISAC V2.8: MAT025000
    B&T Approval Code: A51030000
    BISAC V2.8: SEL000000
    LC subject heading:
    LC classification: QA95 .C3347 2004
    Thema V1.0: VS, WDK, PB
    Publisher
    John Wiley and Sons Ltd
    Imprint name
    John Wiley & Sons Ltd
    Publication date
    01 May 2004
    Publication City/Country
    Chichester
    Table of contents
    Introduction. Section 1: Puzzles, tricks and tests. Chapter 1: The work out. Chapter 2: Think laterally. Chapter 3: Test your numerical IQ. Chapter 4: Funumeration. Chapter 5: Think logically. Chapter 6: The logic of gambling and probability. Chapter 7: Geometrical puzzles. Chapter 8: Complexities and curiosities. Section 2: Hints, answers and explanations. Hints. Answers and explanations. Section 3: Glossary and data. Glossary. Data. Section 4: Appendices. Appendix 1: Fibonacci and nature's use of space. Appendix 2: Pi. Appendix 3: Topology and the Mobius strip.