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Understanding Mathematics: From Counting to Calculus


The most thorough math reference you'll ever buy.

Audience Parents; recommended by Classical Conversations communities for all programs from Foundations to Challenge IV.
Accessibility Adult
Preparation None required
Ease of use Hundreds of detailed examples clarify concepts. Shaded STEP-BY-STEP boxes provide the recipe for solving standard problems. Bold type highlights commonly used math definitions. Pictures emphasize important concepts and support surround text. Notepads at the end of each chapter list important math laws, key definitions, and a summary of the topics presented.
Author Keith Kressin
Page Count 352
Format Paperback
Publication Date 1997

General Description

Understanding Mathematics is an easy-to-read, non-technical discussion covering a broad range of math topics ranging from counting to calculus. There is emphasis on real world examples and practical applications. Most importantly, this text provides intuition and understanding while explaining both the "why" and the "how" of math.