# Humongous Books of Math Problems

If you're after size, these books will not disappoint. They are, indeed, humongous. So, besides doorstops, what are they good for? Why would anyone want a book with 1,000 problems in it, anyway? Here's the short answer:

Saxon isn't your native language

You need more hand-holding than your Saxon book provides when working problems

You feel that working more problems would help you improve

You want a math book with a sense of humor

You've already taken a course in this math subject, and failed

You want to review the math you took with another book

You've gone through Algebra and never heard of matrix Algebra or synthetic division

There are times when you "just don't get it" and would like an alternate instructional resource to turn to

You like friendly, more informal, books with explanatory "note bubbles" and skull-and-crossbones (signifying difficult problems) in the margins

Despite what the