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Mathemagic of Arthur Benjamin
A Distinctive Voices presentation

A demonstration of his amazing math powers and more importantly, he shares his secrets about how he does what he does! He carries out math operations faster than a calculator, memorizes a 100 digit number, and figures the day of the week over a hundred years ago. He's been hailed as, "America's Best Math Wizard," by Reader's Digest. He's also known for solving math puzzles as fast as the puzzle can be described.

His name is Arthur Benjamin, Ph.D., professor of Mathematics at Harvey Mudd College in Claremont, CA. He authored the books Secrets of Mental Math and Proofs that Really Count, and co-edited Journal of Math Horizons. In a fusion of math and magic, he has presented at the World Science Festival in New York and the Magic Castle in Hollywood.

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