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The Mean and Vulgar Bits (Murderous Maths)
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Gardners Books
Publication date July 31, 2004
Pages 160
Binding Paperback
ISBN-13 9780439012706
ISBN-10 0439012708
Dimensions 0.43 by 5.08 by 7.80 in.
Weight 0.26 lbs.
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Summary
Is maths making you miserable? Are you frazzled by fractions and alarmed by averages? Don't panic. Help is at hand in 'The Mean and Vulgar Bits'. Find out how fractions can save you from the toxic mutant fish of fastbuck and travel to Planet Mean to discover how averages can be revolting.
Amazon.com description: Product Description: Using a host of hilarious characters, Kjartan Poskitt presents all the tricks, tips and shortcuts to statistics they don't teach at school. Readers will find out how fractions can save them from the toxic mutant fish of Fastbuck, what makes Pongo McWhiffy a mathematical freak, and travel to Planet Mean to discover how averages can be absolutely revolting. Guarantee: this book contains absolutely no sums.

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