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Best Math Books Reviewed & Ranked

Below I’ll give you my selections for the best Math books by a few categories. I will cover these and other great books more in depth later.

1. Everything You Need to Ace Math in One Big Fat Notebook: The Complete Middle School Study Guide (Big Fat Notebooks) (2016)

Best Math Books Reviewed & RankedIt’s the revolutionary math study guide just for middle school students from the brains behind Brain Quest.     Everything You Need to Ace Math . . . covers everything to get a student over any math hump: fractions, decimals, and how to multiply and divide them; ratios, proportions, and percentages; geometry; statistics and probability; expressions and equations; and the coordinate plane and functions. The BIG FAT NOTEBOOK™ series is built on a simple and irresistible conceit—borrowing the notes from the smartest kid in class. There are five books…
Author(s): Workman Publishing , Ouida Newton, et al.

2. Every Day Math Practice: 1000+ Questions You Need to Kill in Middle School | Math Workbook | Middle School Study Practice Notebook | Grades 6-8 (2018)

Best Math Books Reviewed & RankedPrepare your child for middle school math with our award-winning Math Practice Workbook for Grades 6 to 8. Used by teachers, parents and students nationwide this workbook provides middle school children with comprehensive practice questions that cover a wide range of topics they will encounter in middle school.Created by certified middle school teachers, this workbook is the perfect supplementary workbook for any student in 6th grade, 7th grade or 8th grade. This workbook is also aligned to all Common Core State Standards.Topics Covered: Brain Hunter’s middle school math workbook…
Author(s): Brain Hunter Prep

3. Every Day Math Practice: 1000+ Questions You Need to Kill in Elementary School | Math Workbook | Elementary School Study Practice Notebook | Grades 4-5 (2019)

Best Math Books Reviewed & RankedPrepare your child for elementary school math with our award-winning Math Practice Workbook for Grades 4 to 5. Used by teachers, parents and students nationwide this workbook provides elementary school children with comprehensive practice questions that cover a wide range of topics they will encounter in elementary school. Created by certified elementary school teachers, this workbook is the perfect supplementary workbook for any student in 4th grade or 5th grade. This workbook is also aligned to all Common Core State Standards. Topics Covered: Brain Hunter’s elementary school math workbook…
Author(s): Brain Hunter Prep

4. The College Panda’s SAT Math: Advanced Guide and Workbook for the New SAT (2015)

Best Math Books Reviewed & RankedThis book brings together everything you need to know for the SAT math section. Unlike most other test prep books, this one is truly geared towards the student aiming for the perfect score. It leaves no stones unturned.Inside, You’ll Find: This is the most thorough SAT prep out there. For more sample chapters and information, check out http://thecollegepanda.com/books #1,041 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) #14 in Test Prep & Study Guides #8 in SAT Test Guides #3 in PSAT & National Merit Test Guides Would you like to ?If you are a seller for this product, would you like…
Author(s): Nielson Phu

5. Mastering Essential Math Skills: 20 Minutes a Day to Success, Book 2: Middle Grades/High School (2007)

Best Math Books Reviewed & RankedFor the best possible experience as a buyer, we suggest that you use the Ships From and Sold by Amazon.com option. This book Includes free online video tutorials. One for each lesson! THIS BOOK IS NOW Ava ILABLE IN A SPANISH LANGUAGE VERSION. Perfect for English language learners. ASIN # 1733501851. Use by tens of thousands of students.Perfect Math For Students Who Are Math Challenged. Lessons are presented in a format that everyone can understand.Each Lesson flows smoothly and logically to the next.Each lesson is short, concise, and to the point.Lots of examples with step-by-step solutions.Each lesson includes valuable Helpful…
Author(s): Richard W. Fisher

6. Barron’s SAT Subject Test: Math Level 2 with Online Tests (Barron’s Test Prep) (2018)

Best Math Books Reviewed & RankedThis edition features: Content review covers several types of functions; transformations and symmetry; conic sections; polar coordinates; three-dimensional geometry; counting; complex numbers; matrices; sequences and series; vectors; statistics; probability; and much more. #1,420 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) #3 in SAT Subject Test Guides #1 in Mathematics History #7 in Teen & Young Adult SAT Study Aids Would you like to ?If you are a seller for this product, would you like to ?…
Author(s): Ku M.A., Richard

7. Mastering Essential Math Skills Problem Solving (Mastering Essential Math Skills): Mastering Essential Math Skills: 20 Minutes a Day to Success (2008)

Best Math Books Reviewed & RankedThis title, , is used by hundreds of thousands of students each year. Perfect Math For Students Who Are Math Challenged or who have struggled in the past. This book shows you how to effectively apply your math skills to real-life situations. What good is math if you can put it to practical use? Students will start with one-step problems and work their way up to mult-step problems. Lessons are presented in a simple format that everyone can understand. Includes a review of all Whole Number, Fraction, Decimal, and Percent operations. An excellent refresher! Each Lesson…
Author(s): Richard W. Fisher

8. 1st Grade Common Core Math: Daily Practice Workbook | 1000+ Practice Questions and Video Explanations | Argo Brothers (2019)

Best Math Books Reviewed & RankedThis book is your comprehensive workbook for 1st Grade Common Core Math.By practicing and mastering this entire workbook, your child will become very familiar and comfortable with the state math exam and common core standards. This 1st Grade Common Core Math Daily Practice Workbook includes: This book has following topics covered:Week 1 – Adding and subtracting within 20Week 2- Word problems that involve three whole numbersWeek 3 – Properties of operationsWeek 4 – Subtraction as an unknown-addend problemWeek 5 – Add and subtract numbers within 20Week 6 -…
Author(s): Argo Brothers

9. Elementary and Middle School Mathematics: Teaching Developmentally (10th Edition) (2018)

Best Math Books Reviewed & RankedThis handy reference is particularly useful for elementary teachers who are changing grade levels and special education teachers who teach multiple grades and multiple ability levels. illustrates how children learn mathematics, and then shows pre-service teachers the most effective methods of teaching PreK-8 math through hands-on, problem-based activities. As you engage with the activities, you'll boost your own knowledge of the math and learn concrete, developmentally appropriate ways to incorporate problem-based tasks in your classroom. Examples of real student work and new common challenges and misconception tables help you visualize…
Author(s): Van de Walle, John A., Karen S. Karp, et al.

10. A Mind for Numbers: How to Excel at Math and Science (Even If You Flunked Algebra) (2014)

Best Math Books Reviewed & RankedWhether you are a student struggling to fulfill a math or science requirement, or you are embarking on a career change that requires a new skill set, A Mind for Numbers offers the tools you need to get a better grasp of that intimidating material. Engineering professor Barbara Oakley knows firsthand how it feels to struggle with math. She flunked her way through high school math and science courses, before enlisting in the army immediately after graduation. When she saw how her lack of mathematical and technical savvy severely limited her options—both to rise in the…
Author(s): Oakley PhD, Barbara

11. Math Fact Fluency: 60+ Games and Assessment Tools to Support Learning and Retention (2019)

Best Math Books Reviewed & RankedMastering the basic facts for addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division is an essential goal for all students. Most educators also agree that success at higher levels of math hinges on this fundamental skill. But what’s the best way to get there? Are flash cards, drills, and timed tests the answer? If so, then why do students go into the upper elementary grades (and beyond) still counting on their fingers or experiencing math anxiety? What does research say about teaching basic math facts so they will stick? In Math Fact Fluency, experts…
Author(s): Jennifer Bay-Williams, Gina Kling

12. Secrets of Mental Math: The Mathemagician’s Guide to Lightning Calculation and Amazing Math Tricks (2006)

Best Math Books Reviewed & RankedThese simple math secrets and tricks will forever change how you look at the world of numbers.Secrets of Mental Math will have you thinking like a math genius in no time. Get ready to amaze your friends—and yourself—with incredible calculations you never thought you could master, as renowned “mathemagician” Arthur Benjamin shares his techniques for lightning-quick calculations and amazing number tricks. This book will teach you to do math in your head faster than you ever thought possible, dramatically improve your memory for numbers, and—maybe for the first…
Author(s): Arthur Benjamin, Michael Shermer

13. Math Games for Number and Operations and Algebraic Thinking: Games to Support Independent Practice in Math Workshops and More, Grades K-5 (2013)

Best Math Books Reviewed & RankedThese thirty-three classroom-tested games can be played successfully by learners on their own, during math workshops, or at math stations. You'll find all-time favorites like Circles and Stars, Leftovers, Cross Out Singles, and Tens Go Fish. You'll also discover games that you've likely not encountered before—as well as twists on some of your personal favorites! The step-by-step lessons in Math Games for Number and Operations and Algebraic Thinking offer a wealth of teacher support, including: Tables in this resource detail how the games connect to the Common Core State Standards for Mathematics. Use the tables…
Author(s): Jamee Petersen

14. Everyone Can Learn Math (2018)

Best Math Books Reviewed & RankedHow do you approach a math problem that challenges you? Do you keep trying until you reach a solution? Or are you like Amy, who gets frustrated easily and gives up?Amy is usually a happy and enthusiastic student in grade five who loves to dance, but she is struggling with a tough math assignment. She doesn’t think she is good at math because her classmates always get the answers faster than she does and sometimes she uses her fingers to help her count. Even though her mom tries to help her, Amy is convinced she just cannot do math. She decides not to do the assignment at all since she thinks she wouldn’t do well anyway.As Amy goes…
Author(s): Alice Aspinall, Alexandria Masse

Best Math Books Reviewed & Ranked

We highly recommend you to buy all paper or e-books in a legal way, for example, on Amazon. But sometimes it might be a need to dig deeper beyond the shiny book cover. Before making a purchase, you can visit resources like Genesis and download some math books mentioned below at your own risk. Once again, we do not host any illegal or copyrighted files, but simply give our visitors a choice and hope they will make a wise decision.

Modular Lie algebras

Author(s): G. B. Seligman
Publisher: , Year: Springer, Size: 9 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 1573419

Spectral Spaces

Author(s): Max Dickmann, Niels Schwartz , Marcus Tressl
Publisher: Cambridge University Press, Year: March 2019, Size: 6 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2348632

Expert Angular

Author(s): Mathieu Nayrolles, Rajesh Gunasundaram, Sridhar Rao
Publisher: Packt Publishing, Year: July 2017, Size: 10 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2362856

Concrete mathematics : a foundation for computer science

Author(s): Ronald L. Graham, Donald E. Knuth, Oren Patashnik
Publisher: Addison-Wesley, Year: cop. 1994, Size: 5 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 869338

Learning to Love Math: Teaching Strategies That Change Student Attitudes and Get Results

Author(s): Judy Willis
Publisher: ASCD, Year: 9 Sept 2010, Size: 261 Kb, Download: epub
ID: 2327288

The Mathematical Corporation: Where Machine Intelligence and Human Ingenuity Achieve the Impossible

Author(s): Josh Sullivan, Angela Zutavern
Publisher: PublicAffairs, Year: 6 Jun 2017, Size: 14 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 2344159

Partial Differential Equations for Mathematical Physicists

Author(s): Bijan Kumar Bagchi
Publisher: CRC Press, Year: 2020, Size: 2 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2400951

Please note that this booklist is not absolute. Some books are really hot items according to USA Today, others are composed by unknown writers. On top of that, you can always find additional tutorials and courses on Coursera, Udemy or edX, for example. Are there any other relevant resources you could recommend? Leave a comment if you have any feedback on the list.

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