Vedic Mathematics for Schools: Bk.3
James T. Glover is head of mathematics at St. James Independent Schools in London where he has been a teacher for eighteen years. He is director of mathematical studies at the School of Economic Science and a Fellow of the Institute of Mathematices and its applications. He has been researching vedic mathematics and its use in education for more than twenty years and has run public courses in London on the subject. Other books by the author are : An introductory Course in vedic mathematics, Vedic mathematics for Schools. Books 1, 2 and Foundation Mathematics, Books 1, 2 and 3.
- Language: English
- Binding: Paperback
- Publisher: Motilal Banarsidass
- Genre: Higher Education and Profession
- ISBN: 9788120818194
- Pages: 251
In this book the Vedic techniques are applied to ordinary school mathematics for eleven and twelve years-old. the arithmatic introduced in books I and II is extended. The book also deals with the initial stages of solving equations, coordinate geometry, approximations, indices, parallels, triangles, ratio and proportion as well as other topics. Once a basic grounding has been established with the Vedic methods the next stage is the beginning of discrimination. A problem is set and, armed with several techniques, the student must choose the easiest or most relevant for achieving the solution. This book deals with some of the steps required for this training.
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