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National Council of Teachers of Mathematics, Inc.

Topics for Mathematics Clubs.

Reston: NCTM, 1983.The ten articles discuss topics from Fibonacci Sequences to Pascal's Triangle to Topology.

Note:Use the table of contents since there is no index.

Pappas, Theoni.The Joy of Mathematics.San Carlos: World Wide Publishing

/Tetra, 1991.The table of contents of this book provides a great list of topics. Reading the 1 to 2 page sections of this book give a terrific overview and provide a super way to gain an understanding about a topic. Look for other books by the same author.

Seymour, Dale, comp.Encyclopedia of Math Topics and References: A Resource forProjects and Explorations.Palo Alto: Dale Seymour Publications, 1996.This book has a comprehensive list of recommended topics along with a

short paragraph descriptiondefining the topic. It includes a bibliography for each topic.Math Section of your library:The following Dewey Decimal call numbers and subject headings are relevant to mathematics

510 Mathematics 511 General Principles of Mathematics 512 Algebra, Number Theory 513 Arithmetic 514 Topology 515 Analysis 516 Geometry 519 Probabilities and Applied Mathematics 793 Indoor Games and Amusements* 794 Indoor Games of Skill* 795 Games of Chance* *may include mathematical recreations

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