Facts from School You Forgot to Remember
Take an entertaining trip back to the classroom with I Used to Know That. Witty, engaging, and fun, this little book will appeal to then student in each of us. A one-of-a-kind collection of hundreds of facts learned long ago, it includes:
- Grammar: Nouns and verbs are easy, but what about homonyms and homophones?
- Prose and Poetry: From Virgil to Shakespeare and Edith Wharton to Ernest Hemmingway, literature will come alive again in these pages.
- Math and Science: Quotients, dividends, phalanges, and protons...do these long-forgotten words take you back to high school days?
- Our Changing World: Do you know that Myanmar was formerly Burma and Namibia was formerly West Africa?
- History: From early global explorations to current international conflicts, you'll relearn names and dates you once knew by heart.
Category: Non Fiction, Reference, Education
Dimensions: 196 x 126mm