Thursday, April 10, 2014

The Simpsons Do Math!?

The Simpsons and their mathematical secrets
Figuring it out
Aha! Solutions

The Books:
Singh, the author of Fermat’s Enigma, decodes several episodes of the Simpsons to reveal how much math really is there, and he talks with some of the writers who obviously have a thing for math. 

How can you not be hooked with this teaser, “funny and puzzling mathematical stories?”

Aha! Solutions by Martin Erickson; 511.3 E684a
The author presents 100 problems, from the mathematical disciplines of algebra, geometry, calculus, to show how aha solutions in math can be discovered.

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