## Mathsemantics: making numbers talk senseAn entertaining, anecdotal elucidation of math shows readers how numbers have inherent semantic content and attempts to cure readers of math blocks acquired in school. 20,000 first printing. $20,000 ad/promo. |

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#### Mathsemantics: making numbers talk sense

User Review - Not Available - Book VerdictBooks like John Paulos's Innumeracy ( LJ 5/1/89) have demonstrated that many people don't understand numbers. MacNeal asks "why not?'' and comes up with fascinating and helpful insights. He believes ... Read full review

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User Review - Norman - GoodreadsThere is always a way to classify items as one thing and add them. Read numbers carefully and read into the terminology that companies use. Read full review

### Contents

A fruitful start | 1 |

The challenge of togetherness | 9 |

Problems with names | 16 |

Copyright | |

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