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Math Wonders to Inspire Teachers and Students
Alfred S. Posamentier
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About This Book
Are you “proud” to admit that you never liked math? Were never good in math?
Are you struggling to pique your students’ interest in math? Are you bored by the routine, mechanical aspects of teaching to the test in mathematics?
This book offers a plethora of ideas to enrich your instruction and helps you to explore the intrinsic beauty of math. Through dozens of examples from arithmetic, algebra, geometry, and probability, Alfred S. Posamentier reveals the amazing symmetries, patterns, processes, paradoxes, and surprises that await students and teachers who look beyond the rote to discover wonders that have fascinated generations of great thinkers. Using the guided examples, help students explore the many marvels of math, including
The author presents examples to entice students (and teachers) to study mathematics—to make mathematics a popular subject, not one to dread or avoid.
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ALFRED S. POSAMENTIER is a Professor of Mathematics Education and Dean of the School of Education of the City College of the City University of New York. He is the author and co-author of numerous mathematics books for teachers and secondary school students.
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