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

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

Label
The secrets of mental math
Title
The secrets of mental math
Statement of responsibility
Professor Arthur T. Benjamin, Harvey Mudd College
Contributor
Editor of moving image work
Producer
Production company
Speaker
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
One key to improving and expanding your math potential--whether you're a corporate executive or a high-school student--lies in the powerful ability to perform mental math calculations. Solving basic math problems in your head is a gateway to success in understanding and mastering higher mathematical fields such as algebra, statistics, and calculus. Mental mathematics also is valuable when you're shopping for groceries or figuring out how much to tip at a restaurant. This 12-lecture course guides you through all the essential skills, tips, and tricks for improving and enhancing your ability to solve a range of mathematical problems right in your head
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Cataloging source
NMH
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Producer, Zachary H. Rhoades ; academic content supervisor, Jay Tate ; editor, Rich Bernett
PerformerNote
Twelve lectures of thirty minutes each by Arthur T. Benjamin, Professor of Mathematics, Harvey Mudd College
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Benjamin, Arthur
  • Rhoades, Zachary
  • Bernett, Rich
  • Teaching Company
Runtime
360
Series statement
Great courses
Series volume
1406
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mental arithmetic
  • Magic tricks in mathematics education
  • Mental calculators
  • Filmed lectures
  • Educational films
  • Nonfiction films
Target audience
specialized
Technique
live action
Label
The secrets of mental math, Professor Arthur T. Benjamin, Harvey Mudd College
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Course guidebook includes professor biography, statement of course scope, lecture outlines and notes, solutions, timeline, glossary, and bibliography
  • Originally produced in 2010
  • "12 lectures / 30 minutes per lecture"--Container
Accompanying material
1 course guidebook (iv, 161 pages ; 19 cm).
Bibliography note
Course guidebook includes bibliography
Carrier category
  • videodisc
  • volume
Carrier category code
  • vd
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
  • two-dimensional moving image
  • text
Content type code
  • tdi
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Lecture 5.
  • The art of guesstimation
  • Lecture 6.
  • Mental math and paper
  • Part 1: Disc 1. Lecture 1.
  • Math in your head!
  • Lecture 2.
  • Mental addition and subtraction
  • Lecture 3.
  • Go forth and multiply
  • Lecture 4.
  • Divide and conquer
  • Lecture 11.
  • Advanced multiplication
  • Lecture 12.
  • Masters of mental math
  • Part 2: Disc 2. Lecture 7.
  • Intermediate multiplication
  • Lecture 8.
  • The speed of Vedic division
  • Lecture 9.
  • Memorizing numbers
  • Lecture 10.
  • Calendar calculating
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (360 min.)
Isbn
9781598037166
Media category
  • video
  • unmediated
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
  • n
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • ID1406A-01
  • 1406
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)703437645
  • (OCoLC)ocn703437645
  • 897484
System details
DVD format
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The secrets of mental math, Professor Arthur T. Benjamin, Harvey Mudd College
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Course guidebook includes professor biography, statement of course scope, lecture outlines and notes, solutions, timeline, glossary, and bibliography
  • Originally produced in 2010
  • "12 lectures / 30 minutes per lecture"--Container
Accompanying material
1 course guidebook (iv, 161 pages ; 19 cm).
Bibliography note
Course guidebook includes bibliography
Carrier category
  • videodisc
  • volume
Carrier category code
  • vd
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
  • two-dimensional moving image
  • text
Content type code
  • tdi
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Lecture 5.
  • The art of guesstimation
  • Lecture 6.
  • Mental math and paper
  • Part 1: Disc 1. Lecture 1.
  • Math in your head!
  • Lecture 2.
  • Mental addition and subtraction
  • Lecture 3.
  • Go forth and multiply
  • Lecture 4.
  • Divide and conquer
  • Lecture 11.
  • Advanced multiplication
  • Lecture 12.
  • Masters of mental math
  • Part 2: Disc 2. Lecture 7.
  • Intermediate multiplication
  • Lecture 8.
  • The speed of Vedic division
  • Lecture 9.
  • Memorizing numbers
  • Lecture 10.
  • Calendar calculating
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (360 min.)
Isbn
9781598037166
Media category
  • video
  • unmediated
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
  • n
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • ID1406A-01
  • 1406
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)703437645
  • (OCoLC)ocn703437645
  • 897484
System details
DVD format
Video recording format
DVD

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