The Joy of X – NYTimes.com

The Joy of X – NYTimes.com.  Steven Strogatz on Math

Algebra, for example, may have once struck you as a dizzying mix of symbols, definitions and procedures, but in the end they all boil down to just two activities — solving for x and working with formulas.

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