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Author : Barbara Oakley Pages : pages Publisher : Your Coach In A Box Language : ISBN-10 : 1469061996 ISBN-13 : 9781469061 993

A Mind for Numbers: How to Excel at Math and Science (Even If You Flunked Algebra) Wh eth er you are a stu den t stru ggli ng to fulfi ll a mat h or


scie nce req uire me nt, or you are em bar kin g on a car eer cha nge tha t req uire sa hig her lev el of mat h co mp ete ncy ,A Min d for Nu mb ers


offe rs the tool s you nee d to get a bet ter gra sp of tha t inti mid atin g but ine sca pab le fiel d. Eng ine erin g pro fess or Bar bar a Oak ley kno ws


first han d ho w it feel s to stru ggl e wit h mat h. She flun ked her wa y thr oug h hig h sch ool mat h and scie nce cou rse s, bef ore enli stin g in the arm


y im me diat ely afte r gra dua tion . Wh en she saw ho w her lack of mat he mat ical and tec hni cal sav vy sev erel y limi ted her opti ons bot h to rise


in the mili tar y and to exp lore oth er car eer sshe ret urn ed to sch ool wit ha ne wfo und det erm inat ion to retool her brai n to ma ster the ver y sub


ject s tha t had giv en her so mu ch tro ubl e thr oug hou t her enti re life. In A Min d for Nu mb ers, Dr. Oak ley lets us in on the sec rets to effe


ctiv ely lear nin g mat h and scie nce sec rets tha t eve n ded icat ed and suc ces sful stu den ts wis h the y'd kno wn earl ier. Con trar y to pop ular beli ef,


mat h req uire s cre ativ e, as well as ana lyti cal, thin kin g. Mos t peo ple thin k tha t the re's onl y one wa y to do a pro ble m, wh en in act uali


ty, the re are ofte na nu mb er of diff ere nt sol utio nsyou just nee d the cre ativ ity to see the m. For exa mpl e, the re are mo re tha n thr ee hun


dre d diff ere nt kno wn pro ofs of the Pyt hag ore an The ore m. In sho rt, stu dyi ng a pro ble m in a lase rfoc use d wa y unti l you rea ch a


sol utio n is not an effe ctiv e wa y to lear n mat h. Rat her , it inv olv es taki ng the tim e to ste p aw ay fro ma pro ble m and allo w the mo re rela xed


and cre ativ e par t of the brai n to tak e ove r. A Min d for Nu mb ers sho ws us tha t we all hav e wh at it tak es to exc el in mat h, and lear nin


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A Mind for Numbers: How to Excel at Math and Science (Even If You Flunked Algebra)  

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