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The secrets of mental math / Professor Arthur T. Benjamin, Harvey Mudd College.

Benjamin, Arthur, (speaker.). Rhoades, Zachary H., (producer.). Bernett, Rich, (editor of moving image work.).
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Great courses (DVD).

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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (12 video files (approximately 360 min.)) : sound, color.
  • Publisher: [United States] : The Great Courses : 2011.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Episode 1 Math in Your Head! Episode 3 Go Forth and Multiply Episode 4 Divide and Conquer Episode 5 Art of Guesstimation Episode 7 Intermediate Multiplication Episode 8 Speed of Vedic Division Episode 9 Memorizing Numbers Episode 10 Calendar Calculating Episode 11 Advanced Multiplication Episode 12 Masters of Mental Math Episode 6 Mental Math and Paper Episode 2 Mental Addition and Subtraction.
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Participant or Performer Note:
Twelve lectures of thirty minutes each by Arthur T. Benjamin, Professor of Mathematics, Harvey Mudd College.
Summary, etc.:
One key to expanding your math potential-whether you're a CEO or a high school student-lies in the power to perform mental calculations. Solving basic math problems in your head offers lifelong benefits including a competitive edge at work, a more active and sharper mind, and improved standardized test scores. Discover the skills, tips, and tricks for tapping into your hidden math skills.
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Rated TVPG.
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Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Mental arithmetic > Study and teaching.
Magic tricks in mathematics education.
Mental calculators.

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