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Beyond Numeracy
Beyond Numeracy
Written by John Allen Paulos
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307833334
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Beyond Numeracy

Written by John Allen Paulos


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: May 29, 2013
Price: $15.99

From the author of the national bestseller Innumeracy, a delightful exploration and explanation of mathematical concepts from algebra to zero in easily accessible alphabetical entries. "Paulos . . . does for mathematics what The Joy of Sex did for the boudoir. . . ."--Washington Post Book World. First time in paperback... Read more >
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Zero Is The Leaves On The Tree
Zero Is The Leaves On The Tree
Written by Betsy Franco, Illustrated by Shino Arihara
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385374538
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Zero Is The Leaves On The Tree

Written by Betsy Franco
Illustrated by Shino Arihara


Format: eBook, 30 pages
On Sale: April 24, 2013
Price: $10.99

It's easy to count three of something-- just add them up. But how do you count zero, a number that is best defined by what it's not?

Can you see it?
Can you hear it?
Can you feel it?

This important math concept is beautifully explored in a way that will inspire children to find... Read more >
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First Grade Math Flashcards
First Grade Math Flashcards
Written by Sylvan Learning
Format: Non-traditional book
ISBN: 9780307945471
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First Grade Math Flashcards

Written by Sylvan Learning


Format: Non-traditional book, 240 pages
On Sale: April 9, 2013
Price: $11.99

Basic math skills are critical for early success in elementary school and beyond. These brand new flashcards provide plenty of math practice and are designed to help children catch up, keep up, and get ahead--and best of all, to have fun doing it! The box contains 230 flashcards with colorful illustrations... Read more >
Second Grade Math Flashcards
Second Grade Math Flashcards
Written by Sylvan Learning
Format: Non-traditional book
ISBN: 9780307945488
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Second Grade Math Flashcards

Written by Sylvan Learning


Format: Non-traditional book, 240 pages
On Sale: April 9, 2013
Price: $11.99

Basic math skills are critical for early success in elementary school and beyond. These brand new flashcards provide plenty of math practice and are designed to help children catch up, keep up, and get ahead--and best of all, to have fun doing it! The box contains 230 flashcards with colorful illustrations... Read more >
Third Grade Math Flashcards
Third Grade Math Flashcards
Written by Sylvan Learning
Format: Non-traditional book
ISBN: 9780307945495
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Third Grade Math Flashcards

Written by Sylvan Learning


Format: Non-traditional book, 240 pages
On Sale: April 9, 2013
Price: $11.99

These brand new flashcards provide plenty of practice with problem solving and key math concepts and are designed to help children catch up, keep up, and get ahead--and best of all, to have fun doing it! The box contains 230 flashcards with instructional content and colorful visuals, plus 10 blank cards... Read more >
Fourth Grade Math Flashcards
Fourth Grade Math Flashcards
Written by Sylvan Learning
Format: Non-traditional book
ISBN: 9780307945501
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Fourth Grade Math Flashcards

Written by Sylvan Learning


Format: Non-traditional book, 240 pages
On Sale: April 9, 2013
Price: $11.99

These brand new flashcards provide plenty of practice with problem solving and key math concepts and are designed to help children catch up, keep up, and get ahead--and best of all, to have fun doing it! The box contains 230 flashcards with instructional content and colorful visuals, plus 10 blank cards...

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Fifth Grade Math Flashcards
Fifth Grade Math Flashcards
Written by Sylvan Learning
Format: Non-traditional book
ISBN: 9780307945518
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Fifth Grade Math Flashcards

Written by Sylvan Learning


Format: Non-traditional book, 240 pages
On Sale: April 9, 2013
Price: $11.99

These brand new flashcards provide plenty of practice with problem solving and key math concepts and are designed to help children catch up, keep up, and get ahead--and best of all, to have fun doing it! The box contains 230 flashcards with instructional content and colorful visuals, plus 10 blank cards...

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Kindergarten Math Flashcards
Kindergarten Math Flashcards
Written by Sylvan Learning
Format: Non-traditional book
ISBN: 9780307945464
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Kindergarten Math Flashcards

Written by Sylvan Learning


Format: Non-traditional book, 240 pages
On Sale: April 9, 2013
Price: $11.99

Basic math skills are critical for early success in elementary school and beyond. These brand new flashcards provide plenty of math practice and are designed to help children catch up, keep up, and get ahead--and best of all, to have fun doing it! The box contains 230 flashcards with colorful illustrations... Read more >
Pre-K Numbers & Shapes Flashcards
Pre-K Numbers & Shapes Flashcards
Written by Sylvan Learning
Format: Non-traditional book
ISBN: 9780307945457
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Pre-K Numbers & Shapes Flashcards

Written by Sylvan Learning


Format: Non-traditional book, 240 pages
On Sale: April 9, 2013
Price: $11.99

Sylvan Learning is the premier provider of tutoring services for grades pre-K to 12 in North America. With over 850 locations in the United States and Canada, Sylvan provides individualized tutoring services, both in centers and online, in subjects including math, language arts, writing, study skills, and more. Read more >
Proving Darwin
Proving Darwin
Written by Gregory Chaitin
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781400077984
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Proving Darwin
Making Biology Mathematical
Written by Gregory Chaitin


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: February 26, 2013
Price: $15.00

Groundbreaking mathematician Gregory Chaitin gives us the first book to posit that we can prove how Darwin’s theory of evolution works on a mathematical level.
 
For years it has been received wisdom among most scientists that, just as Darwin claimed, all of the Earth’s life-forms evolved by blind chance. But does Darwin’s...

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The Fractalist
The Fractalist
Written by Benoit Mandelbrot
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307378606
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The Fractalist
Memoir of a Scientific Maverick
Written by Benoit Mandelbrot


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: October 30, 2012
Price: $11.99

A fascinating memoir from the man who revitalized visual geometry, and whose ideas about fractals have changed how we look at both the natural world and the financial world.

Benoit Mandelbrot, the creator of fractal geometry, has significantly improved our understanding of, among other things, financial variability and erratic physical phenomena. In...

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Paradox
Paradox
Written by Jim Al-Khalili
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307986795
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Paradox
The Nine Greatest Enigmas in Physics
Written by Jim Al-Khalili


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: October 23, 2012
Price: $15.00

A fun and fascinating look at great scientific paradoxes.

   Throughout history, scientists have come up with theories and ideas that just don't seem to make sense.  These we call paradoxes.  The paradoxes Al-Khalili offers are drawn chiefly from physics and astronomy and represent those that have stumped some of the finest minds. ... Read more >
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Paradox
Paradox
Written by Jim Al-Khalili
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307986801
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Paradox
The Nine Greatest Enigmas in Physics
Written by Jim Al-Khalili


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: October 23, 2012
Price: $11.99

A fun and fascinating look at great scientific paradoxes.

   Throughout history, scientists have come up with theories and ideas that just don't seem to make sense.  These we call paradoxes.  The paradoxes Al-Khalili offers are drawn chiefly from physics and astronomy and represent those that have stumped some of the finest minds. ... Read more >
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The Value of Science
The Value of Science
Written by Henri Poincare
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307824066
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The Value of Science
Essential Writings of Henri Poincare
Written by Henri Poincare


Format: eBook, 608 pages
On Sale: September 12, 2012
Price: $14.99

More than any other writer of the twentieth century, Henri Poincaré brought the elegant, but often complicated, ideas about science and mathematics to the general reader. A genius who throughout his life solved complex mathematical calculations in his head, and a writer gifted with an inimitable style, Poincaré rose to the... Read more >
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The Secrets of Triangles
A Mathematical Journey
Written by Alfred S. Posamentier and Ingmar Lehmann


Format: eBook
On Sale: August 28, 2012
Price: $12.99

Requiring no more than a knowledge of high school mathematics and written in clear and accessible language, this book will give all readers a new insight into some of the most enjoyable and fascinating aspects of geometry. Everyone knows what a triangle is, yet very few people appreciate that the common... Read more >
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The Secrets of Triangles
The Secrets of Triangles
Written by Alfred S. Posamentier and Ingmar Lehmann
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781616145873
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The Secrets of Triangles
A Mathematical Journey
Written by Alfred S. Posamentier and Ingmar Lehmann


Format: Hardcover, 387 pages
On Sale: August 24, 2012
Price: $26.00

Everyone knows what a triangle is, yet very few people appreciate that the common three-sided figure holds many intriguing "secrets." For example, if a circle is inscribed in any random triangle and then three lines are drawn from the three points of tangency to the opposite vertices of the triangle, these... Read more >
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First Grade Page Per Day: Math Skills
First Grade Page Per Day: Math Skills
Written by Sylvan Learning
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307944603
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First Grade Page Per Day: Math Skills

Written by Sylvan Learning


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: May 8, 2012
Price: $6.99

Learn the Basics with Just One Page of Activities Each Day!

Sylvan Learning's First Grade Page Per Day: Math Skills uses engaging games and activities to help children become familiar with real-world math concepts, including:

· Numbers & Operations to 20
· Adding Sums & Subtracting Differences
· Place Values & Number Sense
· Geometry & Shapes
· Telling Time
· Counting Money

Students improve their... Read more >
Kindergarten Page Per Day: Math Skills
Kindergarten Page Per Day: Math Skills
Written by Sylvan Learning
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307944580
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Kindergarten Page Per Day: Math Skills

Written by Sylvan Learning


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: May 8, 2012
Price: $6.99

Learn the Basics with Just One Page of Activities Each Day!

Sylvan Learning's Kindergarten Page Per Day: Math Skills uses engaging games and activities to help children become familiar with early mathematics concepts, including:

· Numbers & Counting
· Estimating & Comparing
· Picture & Number Patterns
· Classification & Sorting
· Shapes & Sizes

Children improve their math skills while they complete fun...

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Pre-K Page Per Day: Numbers
Pre-K Page Per Day: Numbers
Written by Sylvan Learning
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307944566
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Pre-K Page Per Day: Numbers

Written by Sylvan Learning


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: May 8, 2012
Price: $6.99

Help Your Child Learn Number Basics with Just One Page of Activities Each Day!

Sylvan Learning's Pre-K Page Per Day: Numbers uses engaging games and activities to help children become familiar with number basics, including:

· Number Recognition
· Writing Numbers 1 to 10
· Counting to 10
· Less & More
· Comparing & Matching

Students develop number recognition skills while...

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Proving Darwin
Proving Darwin
Written by Gregory Chaitin
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307907462
Our Price: $11.99
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Proving Darwin
Making Biology Mathematical
Written by Gregory Chaitin


Format: eBook, 144 pages
On Sale: May 8, 2012
Price: $11.99

Groundbreaking mathematician Gregory Chaitin gives us the first book to posit that we can prove how Darwin’s theory of evolution works on a mathematical level.
 
For years it has been received wisdom among most scientists that, just as Darwin claimed, all of the Earth’s life-forms evolved by blind chance. But does Darwin’s...

Read more >
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One, Two, Three
One, Two, Three
Written by David Berlinski
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781400079100
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One, Two, Three
Absolutely Elementary Mathematics
Written by David Berlinski


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: May 1, 2012
Price: $15.00

The acclaimed author of A Tour of the Calculus and The Infinite Ascent offers an enlightening and enthralling tour of the basics of mathematics, and reveals a world of fascination in fundamental mathematical ideas.
 
One, Two, Three is David Berlinski’s captivating exploration of the foundation of mathematics, its fundamental ideas, and why they matter. By unraveling the...

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Simon
Simon
Written by Alexander Masters
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780345532213
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Simon
The Genius in My Basement
Written by Alexander Masters


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: February 28, 2012
Price: $14.99

Alexander Masters tripped over his first book subject on a Cambridge sidewalk, and the result was the multi-award-winning bestseller Stuart: A Life Backwards. His second, he’s found under his floorboards.
 
One of the greatest mathematical prodigies of the twentieth century, Simon Norton stomps around Alexander’s basement in semidarkness, dodging between...

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Brain Twisters, Mind Benders, and Puzzle Conundrums
Brain Twisters, Mind Benders, and Puzzle Conundrums
Written by Frank Coussement and Peter De Schepper
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781936140299
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Brain Twisters, Mind Benders, and Puzzle Conundrums

Written by Frank Coussement and Peter De Schepper


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2012
Price: $12.95

These are brain games at their very best—and it’s no puzzle why! The BrainSnack® brand guarantees to train your brain, enhancing logic, imagination, creativity, and memory. This vibrant and appealing collection serves up a wide range of visual and verbal conundrums, from grids and pixel fun to concentration exercises and continuous... Read more >
First Grade Super Math Success (Sylvan Super Workbooks)
First Grade Super Math Success (Sylvan Super Workbooks)
Written by Sylvan Learning
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375430497
Our Price: $18.99
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First Grade Super Math Success (Sylvan Super Workbooks)

Written by Sylvan Learning


Format: Trade Paperback
On Sale: January 24, 2012
Price: $18.99

**3 BOOKS IN 1!**

Building a strong foundation in math is essential for children in the first grade. The activities in this 3-in-1 Super Workbook are designed to help your student become familiar with math concepts like numbers and operations, solid and plane shapes, and graphs and charts. They will help your... Read more >
First Grade Numbers in the Real World (Sylvan Workbooks)
First Grade Numbers in the Real World (Sylvan Workbooks)
Written by Sylvan Learning
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307479556
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First Grade Numbers in the Real World (Sylvan Workbooks)

Written by Sylvan Learning


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: January 24, 2012
Price: $12.99

Learn real-world math skills, including the basics about time, money, and measurement, with fun activities based on Sylvan's proven techniques for success!

Success in math requries children to make connections between the real world and math concepts in order to solve problems. Extra practice can help young problem solvers advance to more... Read more >
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