A Small Collection of Books That We Especially Like

Books that make learning math fun
The below books can help you learn math or help your children be interested in math.
In today's world, understanding complex math is a neccessity of life. High tech companies require complex math solving abilities to compete. Having these skills could get you ready for Fisher Investments careers or careers at many other financial, business or technology firms.
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How to Solve Word Problems in Algebra
Solving word problems has never been easier than with Schaum's How to Solve Word Problems in Algebra! This popular study guide shows students easy ways to solve what they struggle with most in algebra: word problems.
Painless Algebra
For students who break out in a cold sweat at the mention of math, "Painless Algebra" eliminates confusion by taking math details one at a time and transforming algebra into a subject anyone can master.
Amazing Math Magic
Gr. 3-6. This little handbook offers dozens of ideas for math-oriented magicians who would like to amaze their friends. Actually, it's also a good resource for teachers who want to make math more fun for their students.
Algebra Unplugged
One of our all-time favorite books. This book is aimed specifically atthe math phobes. It is written in an up-beat, humorous style that avoids the usual "math teacher jargon." Totally cool!
Practical Algebra
Numerous students have proclaimed that this book makes algebra easier to understand than any other book they have read.
Math Curse
A charming, fictional story in which a young girl who goes to bed fretting about math, wakes to discover a world full of math problems. A fun book especially for young students.
Teach Your Child Math
An excellent guide book for parents that provides a point of view and general strategies for teaching children that math can be fun.
Painless Fractions
Dispelling the difficulties that students often have in learning about fractions.
Calculus for Cats
A brand new book by the authors of "Algebra Unplugged."
Understanding Mathematics
Cartooning With Math
Using the integers to create cartoons. Aimed at an elementary audience, but fun for all.
Algebra I Study Cards
Quick Calculus
Simple and easy to follow explanations.
How to Ace Calculus
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