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Math Talk

Mathematical Ideas in Poems for Two Voices

Theoni Pappas


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Who would have ever thought there was a direct way to connect mathematical concepts to poetry?
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.

--24 delightful and informative poetic dialogues for exploring math ideas.--
- Mathematics - Circles - Proper fractions - Fractals
- Fibonacci numbers - One - Operations - Imaginary numbers
- M bius strip - Zero - Squares - Operations
- Variables - Radicals - Triangles - - Primes - Dimensions
- Golden Mean - e, & i (for three voices)
- Integers - Tessellations - Even numbers
- Googols - We are numbers.

Wide World Publishing, 9780933174740, 72pp.

Publication Date: January 25, 1993