Professor Arthur Benjamin shows Mathematical Magic

Mathemagic

Mathemagic

Professor Arthur Benjamin, who teaches mathematics at Harvey Mudd College, shows, in this TED conference video, his ability to mentally produce incredibly complex mental calculations, such as 3 and 4 digit square roots and the like. A remarkable performance!

If you liked this video, watch how Vedic’s multiply using lines as part of the old Indian tradition!

Watch Professor Arthur Benjamin do MatheMagic:

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