200% of nothing : an eye-opening tour through the twists and turns of math abuse and innumeracy / by A.K. Dewdney.

By: Dewdney, A. K
Material type: TextTextPublisher: New York : Wiley, c1993Description: v, 182 p. : ill. ; 24 cmISBN: 0471577766 (pbk)Subject(s): Mathematics -- Popular worksDDC classification: 510
Contents:
1. INNUMERACY AND MATH ABUSE 2. STATISTIC AND DAMNED LIES 3. THE MATHEMATICS OF ADVERTISING 4. INTELLIGENT DICE 5. THE LAW OF ZERO RETURN 6.CAVEAT EMPTOR 7. THE GOVERNMENT FIGURES 8. LIVING WITH RISK 9. GEE-WHIZ MEDIA MATH 10. THE TIP OF THE ICEBERG 11. EVERYBODY IS MATHEMATICIAN 12. STREET MATH
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 174-180).

1. INNUMERACY AND MATH ABUSE
2. STATISTIC AND DAMNED LIES
3. THE MATHEMATICS OF ADVERTISING
4. INTELLIGENT DICE
5. THE LAW OF ZERO RETURN
6.CAVEAT EMPTOR
7. THE GOVERNMENT FIGURES
8. LIVING WITH RISK
9. GEE-WHIZ MEDIA MATH
10. THE TIP OF THE ICEBERG
11. EVERYBODY IS MATHEMATICIAN
12. STREET MATH

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