# Top Ten Arithmetic books

From balancing a checkbook to determining whether the sofa will fit into your living room, match provides essential answers to everyday questions. No matter your experience level, there are books available to help you learn and strengthen your grasp on arithmetic. Some of these popular books are even available as arithmetic books PDF files to read on your tablet.

**Math, Better Explained: Learn to Unlock Your Math Intuition**

Adults who want to learn math from high school level on can check out this book, which helps learners develop “intuitive” thinking about math and work theories such as The Pythagorean Theorem and arithmetic reasoning into their everyday thought patterns. The book is helpful for anyone who wants to better understand interest rates and also includes an introduction to calculus.

**Bedtime Math: A Fun Excuse to Stay Up Late**

Parents can help their little ones better grasp math concepts with this book by Laura Overdeck. With over 100 arithmetic problems that use fun language for children to understand and enjoy, this book is a great addition to any family home. Read this instead of your typical bedtime story.

**Basic Math and Pre-Algebra Workbook For Dummies**

If you just feel like a dummy when it comes to math, look no further than this bright yellow book. It’s a good book for anyone who is simply afraid of math, and walks the reader through basic math to pre-algebra equations. The included workbook gives you plenty of space for arithmetic practice — and to work out your fears about math. This one’s great for anyone who uses basic math at work.

**Love and Math: The Heart of Hidden Reality**

Take a break from regular math studies to read this book with its gorgeous cover from Van Gogh’s “Starry Night.” Writer Edward Frenkel tells the story of a young man who is enamored with math and discovers a new way of thinking about it. If you already love math, Love and Math can help you continue your love affair. People who don’t love math might just find this book changes their mind.

**Mathematics for the Nonmathematician**

This college-text math book doesn’t treat math separately from the rest of the world. It ties into society and even art, and this book touches on the history of math through the ages. With sections that provide explanations and step-by-step walkthroughs of calculus and probability, among other topics, this text ties in what can seem like an unrelated arithmetic formula to real-life scenarios to give it meaning.

**Secrets of Mental Math: The Mathemagician’s Guide to Lightning Calculation and Amazing Math Tricks**

Put down the pen and paper or calculator and pick up this book if you want to improve your skill at mental math. Arthur Benjamin’s book helps you think like a mathematician to more quickly solve even complex math problems in your head and better understand arithmetic sequence. The simple tricks to mental math in this book will amaze your friends and coworkers, can save time at school or work and boost your confidence.

**The Math Book: From Pythagoras to the 57th Dimension, 250 Milestones in the History of Mathematics**

Sometimes math history is more interesting than math theory. As humans have studied and begun to better understand math — and sometimes discover new questions that have yet to be answered — it has changed the way we look at the world. This tome highlights 250 big moments in the history of the subject.

**The Moscow Puzzles: 359 Mathematical Recreations**

Keep your math skills in tip-top shape whenever you have a spare moment with this book, which has almost as many riddles as there are days of the years. The riddles might be fun, but that doesn’t mean they’re easy. Russian riddles also introduce readers to another culture.

**All the Math You’ll Ever Need: A Self-Teaching Guide**

Math can be fun. In fact, it can be funny. This book provides it. Refresh skills you don’t frequently use. Learn new math concepts. Improve your work as school with practical examples of decimals and fractions like those that you might actually use on a daily basis. Steve Slavin book receives high ratings across the board.