From the Publisher
Creative juices were certainly at work when this book of mathematical dialogues was created by Theoni Pappas. It presents a new way to enjoy and learn mathematical ideas via poetic dialogues read by two people. A new twist to mathematical themes. "MATH TALK in its novel approach would make an interesting addition to the mathematics library for any age group.² The Mathematics Teacher"Continuing on her crusade to demystify mathematics, Pappasdelivers a new way to enjoy and learn some sublimely abstract notions" The Bookpaper³One of our favorites is an unsual little paperback called MATH TALK Home Education Magazine24 delightful and informative poetic dialogues for exploring math ideas. TOPICS INCLUDE Mathematics Circles Proper fractions Fractals Fibonacci numbers One Operations Imaginary numbers Móbius strip Zero Squares Operattions Variables Radicals Triangles ¼ Primes Dimensions Golden Mean e, ¼ & i (for three voices) Integers Tessellations Even numbers Googols We are numbers.