How Many Socks Make a Pair? Surprisingly Interesting Everyday Maths

November 27, 2008

How Many Socks Make a Pair? Surprisingly Interesting Everyday Maths

Author: Rob Eastaway

Edition: First

Publisher: JR Books

Pages: 176

Price: £12.99

ISBN 9781906217594

Rob Eastaway, a self-styled "creative problem-solver" and author of popular maths titles, presents a hands-on demonstration of the beauty and creativity in numbers.

Who is it for? Anyone with an interest in maths - it will particularly appeal to undergraduates and A-level students.

Presentation: Engaging, with a light style and many illustrations.

Would you recommend it? Strongly. The problems and examples prompt one to explore mathematical thinking.

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