By Ron Aharoni
This ebook is the results of a distinct event: a examine mathematician educating in an user-friendly university. It tells a couple of interesting discovery made via the writer — that straight forward arithmetic has loads of intensity and sweetness, and that the key to its instructing is in realizing its deep points.
The first a part of the booklet discusses the character of arithmetic and its attractiveness. the second one half tells in regards to the educating ideas the writer distilled from his adventure. The 3rd half is an day trip during the mathematics studied in ordinary university, followed by means of own tales, old anecdotes and instructing feedback. The appendix relates the interesting tale of recent day politics of mathematical education.
The ebook used to be a bestseller in Israel, and has been translated into many languages. the extreme mixture of mathematical and didactic insights makes it a vital consultant for folks and academics alike.
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