*Announcing a Challenging Book for Mathematically Talented Students*

*Introducing Gifted Students to the*__ Wonders of Mathematics__

__Preparation for High School and Higher Mathematics, Grades 4 - 8__

*By*

*Francis T. Sganga *

*Educational Consultant Volusia County, Florida*

*ISBN 0-910609-47-0*

**Cost: $18.00 + $1.80 Postage
& Handling = $19.80 Total Cost. **

*Suitable for use in Differentiated Mathematics Instruction, Preparation for Mathematics
Competitions and Summer Mathematics Enrichment Programs at the Upper Elementary and
Middle School Levels.*

*Discussions are based upon the author's extensive experience in teaching mathematics to gifted
students. Each chapter is followed by detailed questions (Memory Checks), and answers are found
in the Appendix. *

*Includes 24 High-Interest Hands-On Activities.*

*The chapters include challenging problems and explanations in Geometry and Algebra.*

*Detailed Discussions and Problems are included in the Following Mathematical Areas
(Examples):*

*1. ***MATHEMATICS IN ART AND NATURE***-Rectangles, Angles, Golden Rectangle and Ratio*

*2. ***GEOMETRIC CONSTRUCTION OF A GOLDEN RECTANGLE**

*3. ***CONSTRUCTING A SPIRAL INSIDE A GOLDEN RECTANGLE**

*4. ***USING GEOMETRY TO CREATE A SPIRAL**

*5. ***A WORLD-FAMOUS NUMBER NAMED PHI**

*6. ***THE PYTHAGOREAN THEOREM**

*7. ***LEARNING ABOUT PERIMETERS, AREAS AND GEOMETRIC NUMBERS**

*8. ***DERIVING THE FORMULA FOR FINDING THE AREAS OF**** ****PARALLELOGRAMS**

*9. ***FINDING THE VOLUME OF A SPHERE PHYSICALLY*** AND MATHEMATICALLY*

*10. ***RELATING ALGEBRA TO THE REAL WORLD**

*11. ***ADDING AND SUBTRACTING SIGNED NUMBERS ON A SLIDE RULE**

*12. ***CONSTRUCTING A "BINOMIAL SQUARE"**

*13. ***CONSTRUCTING A BINOMIAL CUBE**

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