LoveReading has teamed up with Audiobooks.com to give you the chance to get 2 free audiobooks when you sign up. Try it for 30 days for free with no strings attached. You can cancel anytime, although we're sure you'll love it. Click the button to find out more:Find out more
Finally, a text that shows you why Math Matters! Math Matters is more than just a book of mathematics. Its about money, logic, decision makingand much more! In this brief, streamlined text, James Rauff covers all of the traditional liberal arts math topics without intimidating distractions. Math Matters shows readers the relevance of math in their daily lives, as they develop fundamental math skills. Whats the Point? chapter openers explain how and why each math principle can be used in common situations. Interactive exercises allow readers to work independently as they choose a plan of action and participate in problem solving. Math Matters is a walking tour through the world that displays math skills in 36 practical situations: Take a Drive in England as you master the metric system. Don your thinking cap for Counting Hats in Ixtapa , while you explore mathematics of other cultures and times. Following IRS Instructions teaches logic using a 1040 tax form!Math Matters provides an inexpensive alternative to lengthy math texts whose focus is theory, not practice. Maybe you wont win the Lottery, but Math Matters will tell you why!
|Publication date:||25th July 1995|
|Author:||James V. Rauff|
|Publisher:||John Wiley & Sons Inc|
|Format:||Paperback / softback|
About the Author James V. Rauff is a Professor of Mathematical and Computer Sciences at Millikin University and is a member of many professional organizations including the American Mathematical Society and the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics.More About James V. Rauff