**BOOK SUMMARY :**

A mind for numbers is a worthy addition to the owners manual for the brain genre its billed as a description of how people who did not do well in math or science in school can learn to effectively study topics within those fieldsa mind for numbers how to excel at math and science even if you flunked algebra even though the book has numbers in the title there are not many references to concrete math problems one would also be hard pressed for finding mathematical formulas or theories it is not a tutorial or an introduction book to any specific subjecta mind for numbers how to excel at math and science even if you flunked algebra by barbara oakley chapter two easy does it prime your mental pump take a picture walk through the chapter before you read glancing through graphics diagrams photos section headings summary and questions at the end of the chapterread this book using google play books app on your pc android ios devices download for offline reading highlight bookmark or take notes while you read a mind for numbers how to excel at math and science even if you flunked algebraa mind for numbers how to excel at math and science even if you flunked algebra barbara oakley phd penguin jul 31 2014 self help 336 pages 4 reviews the companion book to courseras wildly popular massive open online course learning how to learn