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Maths Made Easy? Yes Yes Yes!

Advantages: Age appropriate, great layout, lots of repetition, good mix of counting and drawing exercises
Disadvantages: Would like the numbers in double digits to not be on shared page

Now that I have both of my children in primary school, Iím beginning to realise how much work these poor little things have to do. The days of constant running around and playing in nursery are firmly done and dusted for both of them. Now the amount of pl ...

Chippytarka 08.04.2016 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Maths Made Easy Preschool Ages 3-5 Numbers - Carol Vorderman

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Where it all Originated from (in theory)

Advantages: Highly readable and informative
Disadvantages: none - don't be scared!

The Origin of Species by Charles Darwin I was surprised having just completed the book that no-one has tackled a review of this title here before, so asking Ciao! To add it to the catalogue and several drafts later, here are my thoughts of Darwinís tome ...

LiveMusicLoverLyn 02.03.2015 ∑ Read full review
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Review of The Origin of Species, 1998 - Charles Darwin

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Naturally select this book

Advantages: intersteing, informative, intellectually stimulating
Disadvantages: uses jargon, a bit unaccesible for people who haven't studied biology

...Really interesting and informative book. At the time it was first published, 'The Origin of Species' tore the world into debate. For some, it still has that effect even today. 'The Origin of Species' explains the theory of evolution. On a trip to the Gala ...

ciaouser16 01.03.2015 ∑ Read full review
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Absolute Chaos

Advantages: Teaches you thoery and history of Chaos
Disadvantages: It's a difficult theory to understand!

Maths. I hate maths with a passion. If I could, I would destroy all maths in the world. But I canít escape it. Normal maths is alright. One plus one equals two. Thatís useful! Differentiating and integrating also have their uses in both industry and s ...

C_W_Monkey 17.08.2004 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Chaos: The Amazing Science of the Unpredictable - James Gleick

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Look at the World in a Different Way

Advantages: Difficult concepts well explained without looking deeply at the maths behind it all.
Disadvantages: Quite a lot of descriptive information that wasn't needed.

From wildlife populations to pendulum clocks, from playground swings to stock prices, and from waterwheels to snowflakes, Chaos Theory descibes the (at first peculiar) physics behind natures greatest wonders. Definitely the sort of thing you need to read ...

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Review of Chaos: The Amazing Science of the Unpredictable - James Gleick

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