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Author Buckley, James, Jr., 1963- author.
Title STEM in sports. Math / by James Buckley Jr.
Pub Info Broomall, PA : Mason Crest, [2015]
book jacket
 Truro-Childrens Coll.  J 796.01 BUC     AVAILABLE
Descript 64 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm.
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series STEM in sports
STEM in sports.
Note Accelerated Reader MG 7.0 1 1 175290
Audience Age 12.
Grades 7 to 8.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: what is STEM? -- Athletes play -- Fans lead the way -- Teams & leagues follow -- Gear for all -- Winning...and the future.
Summary "In sports, 2 + 2 now equals winning. In this book, explore the many relationships between mathematics and sports. Start with the obvious uniform numbers and statsand continue with high-level analytics that are changing how teams are formed and how games are played. Math can make a basketball player more accurate and a football coach more successful. Knowing the numbers can make an everyday athlete more efficient and turn a racing team into a champion."--Provided by publisher.
Subject Sports -- Mathematics -- Juvenile literature.
Sports -- Statistics -- Juvenile literature.
Alt Title Math
Science, technology, engineering, and mathematics in sports. Math
ISBN 9781422232323 (hardback : alk. paper)
1422232328 (hardback : alk. paper)
9781422232309 (series : alk. paper)
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