**BOOK SUMMARY :**

Whether you are a student struggling to fulfill a math or science requirement or you are embarking on a career change that requires a higher level of math competency a mind for numbers offers the tools you need to get a better grasp of that intimidating but inescapable field engineering professor barbara oakley knows firsthand how it feels to struggle with matha mind for numbers how to excel at math and science even if you flunked algebra by barbara oakley chapter two easy does it prime your mental pump take a picture walk through the chapter before you read glancing through graphics diagrams photos section headings summary and questions at the end of the chapterthe companion book to courseras wildly popular massive open online course learning how to learnwhether you are a student struggling to fulfill a math or science requirement or you are embarking on a career change that requires a new skill set a mind for numbers offers the tools you need to get a better grasp of that intimidating materialabscom a mind for numbers how to excel at math and science even if you flunked algebra 9780399165245 by barbara oakley phd and a great selection of similar new used and collectible books available now at great pricesat a glance a mind for numbers how to excel at math and science even if you flunked algebra by barbara oakley phd jeremy p tarcher penguin published by the penguin group penguin group usa llc new york new york 10014 2014 my rating 35 whats it all about a mind for numbers is a good but not great book on techniques for learning math and science