Go Figure!: A Totally Cool Book About Numbers (Google eBook)Experience the mysterious and magical world of numbers as never before. This unique book investigates mathematical marvels such as why daisies always have 34, 55, or 89 petals, why the world''s phone numbers appear in Pi, and other patterns and paradoxes that will make readers look at numbers in a whole new way. 
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Review: Go Figure!: A Totally Cool Book about Numbers (Bccb Blue Ribbon Nonfiction Book Award (Awards))
User Review  Trever  GoodreadsGood book with great math visuals. There is a ton of information packed in less than 100 pages. Great book to have in the math classroom. Making copies for students to read is not easy. Great children's book about math. Read full review
Review: Go Figure!: A Totally Cool Book about Numbers (Bccb Blue Ribbon Nonfiction Book Award (Awards))
User Review  Anne Harlan  GoodreadsA DK book chock full of fascinating tidbits of math in an invitingly busy layout. Read full review
Contents
Big numbers 36  1 
Infinity and beyond 38  3 
Prime suspects 40  5 
Pi 42  7 
Square and triangular numbers 44  9 
Pascals triangle 46  11 
Mathemagical tricks 48  13 
Shapes with 3 sides 52  17 
Shapes that stretch 66  31 
Mirror mirror 68  33 
Amazing mazes 70  70 
Puzzling shapes 72  72 
Take a chance 76  76 
Chaos 78  78 
Freaky fractals 80  80 
Logic 82  82 
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