Mathematical Voodoo, the (1951) [Short Story]
by H. Nearing, Jr.
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Two professors create a voodoo doll to help an abysmal student learn algebra, but they never expect that it will actually work.
Published in Fantasia Mathematica.
Original title: The Mathematical Voodoo
Original languages:
English
Quotes:
Genre: Fiction→ Fantasy→ Contemporary
This work is a subwork of the following works : Fantasia Mathematica (1958) [Anthology] Authors: Arthur C. Clarke
, Lewis Carroll
, Aldous Huxley
, Robert A. Heinlein
, H. G. Wells
, Cyril M. Kornbluth
, A.E. Housman
, Karel Capek
, Vachel Lindsay
, Arthur Koestler
, Richard Llewellyn
, James Branch Cabell
, Plato
, Arthur Porges
, Russell Maloney
, Martin Gardner
, H. Nearing, Jr.
, Fredric Brown
, Miles J. Breuer
, William Hazlett Upson
, Nigel Balchin
, Edward Page Mitchell
, Bruce Elliott
, A.J. Deutsch
, Kurd Lasswitz
, Willy Ley
, Harry Stephen Keeler
, Arthur QuillerCouch
, Carl Sandburg
, Christopher Morley
, Edna St. Vincent Millay
, Arthur Eddington
, Ralph Barton
, Thomas Dekker
, John Atherton
, Emma Rounds
, Herbert Dingle
, G.H. Hardy
, C. Stanley Ogilvy
, George Gamow
, Andrew Marvell
