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Author : Ben Orlin Pages : 376 pages Publisher : Black Dog &Leventhal Language : eng ISBN-10 : 0316509035 ISBN-13 : 9780316509 039

[PDF] Math with Bad Drawings Sm art, hila riou s, and eng agi ng, MA TH WI TH BA D DR AW ING S is


a deli ght ful reedu cati on in mat h tha t em po wer s rea der s wit ha joyf ul app reci atio n and po wer ful und erst and ing of ho w mat h wor


ks in our dail y live s. In MA TH WI TH BA D DR AW ING S, Ben Orli n ans wer s mat h's thr ee big que stio ns: Wh y do I nee d to lear n this ?


Wh en am I eve r goi ng to use it? Wh y is it so har d? The ans wer s co me in vari ous for mscart oon s, dra win gs, jok es, and the stor ies and insi


ght s of an em pat heti c tea che r wh o beli eve s tha t mat h sho uld bel ong to eve ryo ne. Esc he win g the tire d old cur ricu lum tha t beg ins


in the wa din g poo l of add itio n and sub trac tion and pro gre sse s to the sha rk infe ste d wat ers of calc ulu s (AK A the Gre at We ed Out Cou rse) ,


Orli n inst ead sho ws us ho w to thin k like a mat he mat icia n by tea chi ng us a ne w ga me of TicTac Toe , ho w to und erst and an


eco no mic cris is by rolli ng a pair of dic e, and the mat he mat ical rea son wh y you sho uld nev er buy a sec ond lott ery tick et. Eve ry exa mpl e in the


boo k is illus trat ed wit h his tra de mar k "ba d dra win gs," whi ch con vey bot h his hu mo r and his me ssa ge wit h perf ect pitc h and clar ity. Org


ani zed by unc onv enti ona l but co mp elli ng topi cs suc h as "St atis tics : The Fin e Art of Hon est Lyi ng, " "De sig n: The Geo met ry of Stu ff


Tha t Wo rks, " and "Pr oba bilit y: The Mat he mat ics of Ma ybe ," MA TH WI TH BA D DR AW ING S is a perf ect rea d for fan s of illus trat ed pop ular


scie nce . Math with Bad Drawings

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