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Beginning Pre-Calculus for Game Developers by Boris Meltreger, John P. Flynt

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Visual Formula

This book makes use of a computer game that provides you with a way to experience math as an ongoing conversation. This program is called Visual Formula. The inventor of Visual Formula is an engineer who decided one day to see if it might be possible to create a simple, straightforward way that people seeking to learn math could approach creating an equation in the same way that they might paint colors on a canvas.

A successful conversation involves continuation and extension of the conversation. As mentioned previously, if you speak with people who have told you that they decided to discontinue the study of math, they often recount an episode in which they say they encountered a problem they could not solve.

Their account of encountering ...

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