LEARN MATH

This book is for adults who think they suck at math and feel uncomfortable around equations and formulas.

Learn the fundamental ideas of mathematics regardless of your previous math experience.

This book is the printed version of the

author's 17 years of tutoring experience.

The book covers in 200 pages the material that other textbooks would cover in 2000.

Why learn math?

Chill out, math is not something to fear. You can easily get to know this beautiful subject.

Everyone is a mathematician

Learning math is about recognizing patterns in numbers and geometric shapes. How hard could this be?

Easier than you think

As an adult, you can learn years worth of high school math material in weeks.

See the connections

This book shows how math concepts are
connected.

Make friends with math

No exams and no stress this time. This book is just about the good parts.

Experience *knowledge buzz*

Learning math brings lots of *aha* moments when you see ideas "click" into place.

What's in the book?

Click to explore the math topics and their uses

What Readers say

Lots of positive reviews from students, parents, and other adult learners:

I like the conversational tone of your writing. It's almost like I'm learning math from a friend.

I'm glad somebody with proper math understanding wrote this excellent piece about math with refreshing material like charts, diagrams, and examples.

My daughter loves her book, it helps her understand math at a whole new level.

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