Provides information and advice on addition, multiplication, division, fractions, decimals, and other aspects of mathematics. Figuring has 15 ratings and 2 reviews. Sarah said: Devi is extremely well known in India and somewhat less so around the world as being the world’s fast. Figuring has 57 ratings and 4 reviews. Yashvardhan said: A must read for children! I liked maths, but after reading this book, I fell in love with it. Th.
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I still use some of the memory shortcuts she uses in this book. Certified BuyerHansi. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Prasanna Bharatan rated it liked it Oct 23, Thanks for telling us about the problem.
Nishant Shah rated it really liked it Mar 30, No trivia or quizzes yet. Liang Chen marked it as to-read Feb 04, The Joy Of Numbersrenowned mathematician Shakuntala Devi, teaches readers about the wonders which can be sought by utilizing easy calculation methods.
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Her ability to calculate large sums and memory capacity were demonstrated at the University of Mysore at a tender numbeers of 6, and at Annamalai Shakunttala when she was 8. Devi states that initially the problems might seem too complicated or out of reach, but with time and practice readers will definitely acquire the skill to solve mathematic problems in an expedient and precise manner. William Lau rated it it was amazing Jun 14, Dinakarrao rated it liked it Mar 26, The author takes delight in working out huge problems mentally, and sometimes even faster than computers.
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Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Inat Southern Methodist University, in the U. Jitender Yadav rated it it was amazing Jun 27, There’s some mechanics that can be discarded but are still interesting regardless. Anush Jiwatramani marked it as to-read Dec 13, Eugenia is currently reading it Jul 16, Lists with This Book.
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The Joy Of Numbers by Shakuntala Devi, is a book that teaches readers a series of computing figuriny, which will not only reduce calculation time, but also help to develop an interest for the subject of mathematics.
Nov 24, Sarah Rigg rated it really liked it. Raushan marked it as to-read Oct 17, Hardcoverpages. Very good book for people who thinks that maths is boring,after reading this book they will sevi loving maths.
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Refresh and try again. Lists with This Book. Open Preview See a Problem? Surveen marked it as to-read Jan 28, The text contains fifteen chapters, which covers the basic operations involved in mathematics. Muni Sreenivas rated it really liked it May 10, Princy Sicil marked it as to-read Sep 28, Shakuntxla book of her is a creation from a genius for making otherrs one.
Surya Teja marked it as to-read Feb 19, Aman added it Dec 21, The Joy of Numbers, Shakuntala Devi dramatizes the endless fascination of numbers and Nov 24, Patricia rated it really liked it. Ameya rated it it was amazing Feb jooy, Sujit Patel rated it really liked it May 08, Preview — Figuring by Devi Shakuntala.
Figuring: The joy of numbers
Varsha rated it did not like it Apr 09, Salem Solitaire marked it as to-read Jan 19, Saikrishnapavan added it Feb 05, This book will teach readers how to proceed forward with different types of challenging calculations, with the aim of increasing precision defi well as speed, without compromising the correctness of the result. Sanjay Gautam rated it liked it Dec 22, Devi is extremely well known in India and somewhat less so around the world as being the world’s “fastest computer.
Tye has so many shortcuts methods for addition,multiplication.