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  • Kindle Edition
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  • Math for Grownups
  • Laura Laing
  • English
  • 08 August 2019
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10 thoughts on “Math for Grownups

  1. says:

    The kind of smart survival books that help you to use mathematics for a smarter life It helps you when you want to optimize your budget to buy a property or to manage various home renovation projects In some cases the basic knowledge acuired in school helps in some others you may need to acuire advanced knowledge Simply written and with a lot of examples that makes the reading and understanding easier

  2. says:

    If you are one of those people who either never grasped math when you were younger or simply need a refresher “Math for Grownups Relearn the Arithmetic You Forgot from School” is a worthwhile readAuthor Laura Laing walks readers through several practical applications for math from figuring out how much to tip to calculating the odds of

  3. says:

    I wish Laura Laing wrote this book back when I was going through school In school math was presented as a series of bland formulas steps and pro

  4. says:

    Where you one of those in school who could never grasp math? Or always wondered why you needed it you weren't going into a field that reuired it Math for Grownups by Laura Laing is for youLaura walks the reader through everyday math interest ratespercentages the cost of a loan or the return on investmentsWith clear and easy to understand language along with simple euations and formulas she will have you up and running in

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    Essentially this book provides examples of common sense math using everyday scenarios I suppose I didn't realize how many adults struggle with basic math which is the reason I didn't learn anything new However I think anyone who suffered thr

  6. says:

    This is a book I am promoting at work but it is honestly a great tool for anyone covering travel shopping home improvement and parenting topics The author has a great website and posts a day in the life style A pieces with everyone from a fish hatchery technician to a copywriter Follow Laura on twitter

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    Also in Nook Archive

  8. says:

    From the library shelves this had some definite real life math complete with formulas and examples that I can use for different topic

  9. says:

    Superfluous cutesy text detracts from the useful bits Doesn't deliver promise of subtitle Skip

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Laura Laing ð 1 SUMMARY

Math for Grownups

Ever wish you'd paid attention in math class From third grade to senior year of high school it went in one ear and out the other didn't itBut now you're staring at the new washer and dryer trying to figure out the percentage of sales tax on the purchase price You multiply something. The kind of smart survival books that help you to use mathematics for a smarter life It helps you when you want to optimize your budget to buy a property or to manage various home renovation projects In some cases the basic knowledge acuired in school helps in some others you may need to acuire advanced knowledge Simply written and with a lot of examples that makes the reading and understanding easier

FREE READ ´ MZINES.CO.UK ð Laura Laing

By something right Or you're scratching your head wondering how to compute the odds that your football team will take next Sunday's game You're pretty sure that involved ratios The problem is you can't uite rememberHere you get an adult refresher and real life context with examples. Essentially this book provides examples of common sense math using everyday scenarios I suppose I didn t realize how many adults struggle with basic math which is the reason I didn t learn anything new However I think anyone who suffered through terrible math teachers andor math phobias will glean a great deal of valuable information to calculate anything from doubling recipes to calculating interest

CHARACTERS Math for Grownups

Ranging from how to figure out how many shingles it takes to re roof the garage to the formula for resizing Mom's tomato sauce recipe for your entire familyForget higher calculus you just need an open mind And with this practical guide math can stop being scary and start being usefu. Superfluous cutesy text detracts from the useful bits Doesn t deliver promise of subtitle Skip


About the Author: Laura Laing

When people learn that Laura Laing has a degree in mathematics it’s always the same reaction Widening eyes change to a puzzled look and then “But aren’t you a writer” Laura contends that writing great non fiction is not much different from proving ab c ab ac except she gets to use words that are a whole lot funAfter receiving her undergraduate degree Laura taught high school ma