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characters How Many Socks Make a Pair? Surprisingly Interesting Everyday Maths 107 Do you gaze into your washing basket and wonder how long it'll take to find a pair of socks Behind this uestion is a world of maths that can be creative surprising and sometimes even beautiful Using playing cards a newspaper the back of an envelope a Sudoku some pennies and of course. Some really nice material in there and very well presented I d like to give it five stars but I found a few things somewhat triggering in a highly enjoyable and inspiring miscellanyi Eastaway presents the fact that x 0 1 as a mathematical convention and hence misses the point that it makes sense The number system would not run anywhere near as smoothly with any other choice for the value of x 0ii A rounding error come oniii When talking about infinity the 1 11 11 11 series is discussed and the fallacious argument showing that the value of the sum is 12 is presented However Eastaway makes the outrageous claim that there are mathematicians who believe 12 is the best answer lolnope I d definitely recommend this book so do not be put off although I very much enjoyed ranting about some rather minor points

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characters How Many Socks Make a Pair? Surprisingly Interesting Everyday Maths 107 A pair of socks Rob Eastaway shows how maths can demonstrate its secret beauties in even the most mundane of everyday objects Among the many fascinating curiosities in these pages you will discover the strange link between limericks and rabbits an apparently 'fair' coin game where the. This is a well written and very entertaining book full of interesting facts and observations and with some challenging puzzles thrown in It s a great book to dip into and it contains some tricks that you could try out on family or friends It won t turn you into a mathematician but it might make you think

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characters How Many Socks Make a Pair? Surprisingly Interesting Everyday Maths 107 Odds are massively in your favour why tourist boards can't agree on where the centre of Britain is and how simple paper folding can lead to a Jurassic Park monster With plenty of ideas you'll want to test out for yourself this engaging and refreshing look at mathematics is for everyo. Interesting enough well written and easy to read Although I recognised some of the popular maths material as topics I already knew there were enough surprises here for it to be worth reading

- Hardcover
- 176
- How Many Socks Make a Pair? Surprisingly Interesting Everyday Maths
- Rob Eastaway
- English
- 04 October 2020
- 9781906217594

Summary ´ eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB ☆ Rob Eastaway How Many Socks Make a Pair? Surprisingly Interesting Everyday Maths E–book/E–pub Some really nice material in there and very well presented I'd like to give it five stars but I found a few things somewhat #triggering in a highly enjoyable and inspiring miscellanyi Eastaway presents the fact that x^0 1 as a mathematical convention and hence misses the point that it makes sense The number system would not run anywhere near as smoothly with any other choice for the value of x^0ii A rounding

review How Many Socks Make a Pair? Surprisingly Interesting Everyday Maths Summary ´ eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB ☆ Rob Eastaway Rob Eastaway ☆ 7 characters Very interesting but in my case not so surprisingly I love maths

review How Many Socks Make a Pair? Surprisingly Interesting Everyday Maths Rob Eastaway ☆ 7 characters How Many Socks Make a Pair? Surprisingly Interesting Everyday Maths E–book/E–pub It was a very enjoyable book to read in my opinion The language was simple so the complex mathematics that was discussed was straightforward and easy to perceive As well as this Eastaway used everyday examples to broaden the understanding of the topics covered which would easily call for dinner conversations with the family if there is an awkward silence to get them into maths Some sections I felt I did have to read over twice b

How Many Socks Make a Pair? Surprisingly Interesting Everyday Maths E–book/E–pub This book is full of interesting maths facts card tricks word problems and other fun facts and puzzles Every chapter had something new for me to learn not all of which would be traditionally viewed as mathematics

How Many Socks Make a Pair? Surprisingly Interesting Everyday Maths E–book/E–pub This is a well written and very entertaining book full of interesting facts and observations and with some challenging puzzles thrown in It's a great book to dip into and it contains some tricks that you could try out on family or friends It won't turn you into a mathematician but it might make you think

review How Many Socks Make a Pair? Surprisingly Interesting Everyday Maths How Many Socks Make a Pair? Surprisingly Interesting Everyday Maths E–book/E–pub Who said mathematics couldn't be fun? This book is very different from what I generally read but I really enjoyed it The authors show us how maths are everywhere in our daily lives and proceed with understandable

Summary ´ eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB ☆ Rob Eastaway Rob Eastaway ☆ 7 characters How Many Socks Make a Pair? Surprisingly Interesting Everyday Maths E–book/E–pub Interesting enough well written and easy to read Although I recognised some of the popular maths material as topics I already knew there were enough surprises here for it to be worth reading

review How Many Socks Make a Pair? Surprisingly Interesting Everyday Maths How Many Socks Make a Pair? Surprisingly Interesting Everyday Maths E–book/E–pub Rob Eastaway ☆ 7 characters An interesting and entertaining read which does give some Ah Aha and Haha of Maths as promised Eastaway doesn't get into detailed e plantations but even for a non mathematician like me it's a bit frustrating always to have to take his word for it

Summary ´ eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB ☆ Rob Eastaway Rob Eastaway ☆ 7 characters review How Many Socks Make a Pair? Surprisingly Interesting Everyday Maths It wasn't gripping reading but there were some interesting and amusing maths tricks and uirks in this book

How Many Socks Make a Pair? Surprisingly Interesting Everyday Maths E–book/E–pub interesting so far light and easy style to make you think out of the box