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A mind for numbers : how to excel at math and science (even if you flunked algebra), Barbara Oakley
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 Summary
 Engineering professor Barbara Oakley knows firsthand how it feels to struggle with math. In her book, she offers you the tools needed to get a better grasp of that intimidating but inescapable field
 Language
 eng
 Extent
 xx, 316 pages
 Contents

 Open the door
 Easy does it : why trying too hard can sometimes be part of the problem
 Learning is creating : lessons from Thomas Edison's frying pan
 Chunking and avoiding illusions of competence : the keys to becoming an "equation whisperer"
 Preventing procrastination: enlisting your habits ("zombies") as helpers
 Zombies everywhere : digging deeper to understand the habit of procrastination
 Chunking versus choking : how to increase your expertise and reduce anxiety
 Tools, tips, and tricks
 Procrastination zombie wrapup
 Enhancing your memory
 More memory tips
 Learning to appreciate your talent
 Sculpting your brain
 Developing the mind's eye through equation poems
 Renaissance learning
 Avoiding overconfidence : the power of teamwork
 Test taking
 Unlock your potential
 Isbn
 9780399165245
 Label
 A mind for numbers : how to excel at math and science (even if you flunked algebra)
 Title
 A mind for numbers
 Title remainder
 how to excel at math and science (even if you flunked algebra)
 Statement of responsibility
 Barbara Oakley
 Language
 eng
 Summary
 Engineering professor Barbara Oakley knows firsthand how it feels to struggle with math. In her book, she offers you the tools needed to get a better grasp of that intimidating but inescapable field
 Cataloging source
 SGR
 http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
 1955
 http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
 Oakley, Barbara A.
 Illustrations
 illustrations
 Index
 index present
 LC call number
 QA11.2
 LC item number
 .O23 2014
 Literary form
 non fiction
 Nature of contents
 bibliography
 http://library.link/vocab/subjectName

 Math anxiety
 Educational psychology
 Mathematics
 Educational psychology
 Math anxiety
 Mathematics
 Math anxiety
 Mathematics
 Educational psychology
 Math anxiety
 Label
 A mind for numbers : how to excel at math and science (even if you flunked algebra), Barbara Oakley
 Bibliography note
 Includes bibliographical references and index
 Carrier category
 volume
 Carrier MARC source
 rdacarrier
 Content category
 text
 Content type MARC source
 rdacontent
 Contents
 Open the door  Easy does it : why trying too hard can sometimes be part of the problem  Learning is creating : lessons from Thomas Edison's frying pan  Chunking and avoiding illusions of competence : the keys to becoming an "equation whisperer"  Preventing procrastination: enlisting your habits ("zombies") as helpers  Zombies everywhere : digging deeper to understand the habit of procrastination  Chunking versus choking : how to increase your expertise and reduce anxiety  Tools, tips, and tricks  Procrastination zombie wrapup  Enhancing your memory  More memory tips  Learning to appreciate your talent  Sculpting your brain  Developing the mind's eye through equation poems  Renaissance learning  Avoiding overconfidence : the power of teamwork  Test taking  Unlock your potential
 Control code
 ocn987868241
 Dimensions
 23 cm.
 Extent
 xx, 316 pages
 Isbn
 9780399165245
 Lccn
 2014003665
 Media category
 unmediated
 Media MARC source
 rdamedia
 Other physical details
 illustrations
 System control number
 (OCoLC)987868241
 Label
 A mind for numbers : how to excel at math and science (even if you flunked algebra), Barbara Oakley
 Bibliography note
 Includes bibliographical references and index
 Carrier category
 volume
 Carrier MARC source
 rdacarrier
 Content category
 text
 Content type MARC source
 rdacontent
 Contents
 Open the door  Easy does it : why trying too hard can sometimes be part of the problem  Learning is creating : lessons from Thomas Edison's frying pan  Chunking and avoiding illusions of competence : the keys to becoming an "equation whisperer"  Preventing procrastination: enlisting your habits ("zombies") as helpers  Zombies everywhere : digging deeper to understand the habit of procrastination  Chunking versus choking : how to increase your expertise and reduce anxiety  Tools, tips, and tricks  Procrastination zombie wrapup  Enhancing your memory  More memory tips  Learning to appreciate your talent  Sculpting your brain  Developing the mind's eye through equation poems  Renaissance learning  Avoiding overconfidence : the power of teamwork  Test taking  Unlock your potential
 Control code
 ocn987868241
 Dimensions
 23 cm.
 Extent
 xx, 316 pages
 Isbn
 9780399165245
 Lccn
 2014003665
 Media category
 unmediated
 Media MARC source
 rdamedia
 Other physical details
 illustrations
 System control number
 (OCoLC)987868241
Subject
 Educational psychology
 Educational psychology
 Math anxiety
 Math anxiety
 Math anxiety
 Educational psychology
 Mathematics  Study and teaching  Psychological aspects
 Mathematics  Study and teaching  Psychological aspects
 Nonfiction
 Mathematics  Study and teaching  Psychological aspects
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