Description 
321 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm 

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unmediated n rdamedia 

volume nc rdacarrier 
Note 
Includes index. 
Contents 
The magic of numbers  The magic of algebra  The magic of 9  The magic of counting  The magic of Fibonacci numbers  The magic of proofs  The magic of geometry  The magic of [symbol for pi]  The magic of trigonometry  The magic of i and e  The magic of calculus  The magic of infinity  Aftermath. 
Summary 
"The Magic of Math is the math book you wish you had in school. Using a delightful assortment of examplesfrom ice cream scoops and poker hands to measuring mountains and making magic squaresthis book empowers you to see the beauty, simplicity, and truly magical properties behind those formulas and equations that once left your head spinning. You'll learn the key ideas of classic areas of mathematics like arithmetic, algebra, geometry, trigonometry, and calculus, but you'll also have fun fooling around with Fibonacci numbers, investigating infinity, and marveling over mathematical magic tricks that will make you look like a math genius!"Amazon.com. 
Subject 
Mathematics  Study and teaching.

Added Author 
St. Clair, Natalya, illustrator.

ISBN 
9780465054725 (hardcover) 

0465054722 (hardcover) 
