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Jun 21, 2007
| ISBN 9780399533518
Jun 21, 2007
| ISBN 9781440622076
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Jun 21, 2007 | ISBN 9780399533518
Jun 21, 2007 | ISBN 9781440622076
When is a “tulip”* not a flower? When it’s one of hundreds of mnemonic devices in this comprehensive sourcebook. From remembering the notes on a scale (Every Good Boy Deserves Fudge) to correctly performing geometric equations (Soh-Cah-Toa) to using “HOMES” for conjuring up the Great Lakes (Huron Ontario Michigan Erie Superior), mnemonic devices have helped countless students, teachers, and trivia buffs recall key information in a snap-using anagrams, clever rhymes, and word games. In this comprehensive guide, readers will find a wide spectrum of ingeniously simple mnemonic devices for recalling facts about: – Science – Math – Geography – Religion – Literature – Music – Social Studies – Law – Aviation – Zodiac – Spelling – Mythology – World History – Sports – And more *Total Depravity, Unconditional Election, Limited Atonement; Irrestible Grace, and Perserverance of the Saints (The Five Tenets of Calvinism)
Rod L. Evans, PhD, is a professor of philosophy at Old Dominion University in Norfolk, Virginia. He is the author of Every Good Boy Deserves Fudge; The Artful Nuance; Sorry, Wrong Answer; Thingamajigs and Whatchamacallits; and many other books. Dr. Evans’… More about Rod L. Evans Ph.D.
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