The Mathematics of Various Entertaining Subjects: Research in Recreational Math

The history of mathematics is filled with major breakthroughs resulting from solutions to recreational problems. Problems of interest to gamblers led to the modern theory of probability, for example, and surreal numbers were inspired by the game of Go. Yet even with such groundbreaking findings and a wealth of popular-level books exploring puzzles and brainteasers, research in recreational mathematics has often been neglected.

Maths - grade 8 Say It With Symbols: Making Sense of Symbols, explores the topic that beginning algebra used to focus on almost exclusively: the use of symbols. This mathematics curriculum emphasizes the meaning behind the symbols. This helps students build their own understanding of the basics of algebra and its usefulness for solving problems. REUPLOAD for the TEACHERS'S GUIDE NEEDED

Exercises in skip counting, solving number puzzles, understanding hundreds, working with fractions, telling time, adding, subtracting, and beginning to multiply keep kids excited about math.

Magoosh&amp;rsquo;s Complete Guide to Math Formulas

Here is a list of the main concepts and formulas you’ll need to know for the GRE. Each of these concepts is addressed in the Magoosh’s Complete Guide to Math Formulas eBook. In this resource, you’ll also find recommended strategies for how to best use (or not use!) and remember these math formulas on the GRE.