Book:Robert Ainsley/Bluff Your Way in Maths

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Robert Ainsley: Bluff Your Way in Maths

Published $1988$, Ravette Books

ISBN 1-83504-047-9.


Contents

What is Mathematics?
The Basics
Sums
Men of Mathematics
Mathematics in Education
Primary School
Secondary School
University
- Constructing Solutions
- Giving Wrong Answers
- Asking the Not Quite Totally Irrelevant Question
- Topics for Discussion
Mathematics in Real Llfe
Proportionality
Probability
Statistics
Averages
Interest
Geometry
Relativity
Topology
The Golden Number
Counting
Calculating
Puzzles and Teasers
Glossary