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The math of basketball

Ian F. Mahaney

The math of basketball

by Ian F. Mahaney

  • 152 Want to read
  • 26 Currently reading

Published by PowerKids Press in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes index.

Statementby Ian F. Mahaney
SeriesSports math
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGV885.1 .M35 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24438886M
ISBN 109781448825936, 9781448826940, 9781448826957
LC Control Number2010027917

In Basketball there are two teams, of five players each. They play on a rectangular court, and try to shoot the highest number of balls through the hoop during the game. The game was created by a physical education teacher in , at Springfield College in Springfield, Massachusetts in the United States. The creator, Dr. James Naismith was a Canadian who was trying to create a game to keep. Math Zone combines logic and numbers with fun and challenging math games for kids online. With a huge collection of educational maths, visit Funbrain here.

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The math of basketball by Ian F. Mahaney Download PDF EPUB FB2

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Statistical categories such as rebounds, assists, blocked shots. Get this from a library. The math of basketball. [Ian F Mahaney] -- Introduces the rules and play of basketball while focusing on mathematical concepts related to the game, with supplementary side bars that challenge readers to figure out related geometry and.

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