By Christian Constanda
Imagine algebra category meets The Hitchhiker’s advisor to the Galaxy…
Meet JJ, an strange personality with a distinct vantage place from which he can degree and visual display unit humanity’s development. Armed with a tool that compels throughout it to inform the reality, JJ bargains a satirical assessment of our attitudes to numeracy and good judgment, touching upon numerous facets of lifestyles on the earth alongside the way in which, from the legal justice approach and people’s use of language to street riding and sleek art.
A choice of mathematically-flavored tales and jokes, interlaced with puzzles, paradoxes and difficulties, fuse jointly in an exciting, free-flowing narrative that may interact and amuse somebody with an curiosity within the matters confronting society at the present time. JJ demonstrates how a scarcity of uncomplicated mathematical wisdom can taint our paintings and common pondering and displays upon the significance of what's arguably our most precious weapon opposed to lack of awareness: a legitimate mathematical education.
What is JJ’s diagnosis for our destiny? There’s just one option to locate out...
"Numbers, common sense, human habit and extraterrestrial beings: this exact booklet blends all of them right into a beautiful narrative of significant speak and satire, the place wit and scholarly info are counterpointed via instructive puzzles and mathematical enjoyable. A ‘must learn’ for anyone who appreciates humor and culture."
Stanislav Potapenko, division of Civil and Environmental Engineering, collage of Waterloo, Canada
"... a true pride. Constanda has controlled to intertwine tales, puzzles, good judgment and a few very wealthy arithmetic ideas right into a very readable, relaxing novel... i feel this booklet could be within the own library of each highschool arithmetic teacher."
Tom Becvar, St Louis college highschool, USA
"…a hugely readable, designated and interesting mixture of humor, arithmetic and social observation that's actual, academic and, extra importantly, comprehensible. Given what's happening in today’s society, J.J. Moon brings arithmetic again to earth! I’ll by no means wade through the auto purchasing approach back with no pondering rip-off 16!"
Jerry Hoopert, vice chairman / leader Administrative Officer, Tulsa academics credits Union, USA