Mathematics Made Difficult

Trying to explain elementary math using advanced math is like “对牛弹琴” (Playing guitar to Cow – it doesn’t understand) 。This book made fun of the “New Math” syllabus in the 1970s.

https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mathematics_Made_Difficult

However, if you are an undergraduate suffering from the abstractness of Abstract Algebra, the above is a “God Send” enlightening example to grasp immediately these concepts:

Prime, Quotient Map, Ideal, Unit, Ring, Z/2Z quotient Ring, Field,…

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