# Epub Read How Many Socks Make a Pair? Surprisingly Interesting Everyday Maths ã Rob Eastaway – steamlite.co.uk

It was a very enjoyable book to read in my opinion The language was simple so the complex mathematics That Was Discussed Was Straightforward

was discussed was straightforward easy to perceive As well as this Eastaway used everyday examples to broaden the understanding of the topics covered which would easily call for dinner conversations with the family if there is an awkward silence to get them into maths Some sections I felt I did ave to read over TWICE BUT THEN AGAIN THE TOPIC OF INFINITY WAS but then again the topic of infinity was and not even the brightest of mathematicians can grasp that idea Overall I give this a rating of four stars and would very much recommend it to anyone with an interest in mathematics or for people who Sketching From Square One to Trafalgar Square hang around people whoave an interest in mathematics and want to seem intellectual Who said mathematics couldn t be fun This book is very different from what I generally read but I really enjoyed it The authors show us The Familiars how maths are everywhere in our daily lives and proceed with understandable and often funny explanations You don t need to be a math genius to get it and you do learn a lot Do you gaze into your washing basket and wonderow long it'll take to find a pair of socks Behind this uestion is a world of maths that can be creative surprising and sometimes even beautiful Using playing cards a newspaper the back of an envelope a Sudoku some pennies and of course.

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T wasn t gripping reading but there were some interestingamusing maths and uirks in this book Very interesting but in my case not so surprisingly I love maths This is a well written and very entertaining book full of interesting facts and observations and with some challenging puzzles thrown in It s a great book to dip into and it contains s An interesting and entertaining read which does give some Ah Aha and Haha of Maths as promised Eastaway doesn t get into detailed e plantations but even for a non mathematician like me it s a bit frustrating always to ave to take is word for it Some really nice material in there and very well presented I d like to give it five stars but I found a few thingsand amusing maths

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the most mundane of everyday objects Among the many fascinating curiosities in these pages you will discover themost mundane of everyday objects Among the many fascinating curiosities in these pages you will discover the link between limericks and rabbits an apparently 'fair' coin game where the. Ies is discussed and the fallacious argument showing that the value of the sum is 12 is presented However Eastaway makes the outrageous claim that there are mathematicians who believe 12 is the best answer lolnope I d definitely recommend this book so do not be put off although I very much enjoyed ranting about some rather minor points This book is full of interesting maths facts card tricks word problems and other fun facts and puzzles Every

chapter ad something new for me to learn not all of which would be traditionally viewed as mathematics by the averagehad something new for me to learn not all of which would be traditionally viewed as mathematics by the average I found this book both fascinating and incredibly informative and I recommend it to anyone with the slightest interestI should warn you though some of the chapters will definitely make your brain urt especially the chapter about infinity Interesting enough well written and easy to read Although I recognised some of the popular maths material as topics I already knew there were enough surprises ere for it to be worth reading interesting so far light and easy style to make you think out of the

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