What is abacus and who's the inventor? What are the advantages of abacus?
Abacus is an ancient tool used for doing mathematical calculations; it uses rows of beads to do calculations. It was invented by the Chinese. Abacus is used to do speedy calculations.
How does Abacus benefit in mental arithmetic?
Abacus helps a child to visualize numbers and related calculations, after sufficient practice the child is equipped to do mental math or arithmetic in a speedy way producing accurate results every time.
When is the apt time to start learning Abacus?
Abacus can be learn at any age; however it's recommended that a child should start learning Abacus between the ages of 4 to 14 years.
How to revamp my child's concentration skills using Abacus?
Abacus helps in improving a child's visualization capabilities, when a person visualizes, he or she focuses and directs more and every time they get a correct answer, they are motivated to do more which in turn helps a lot in concentration enhancement.
Does it matter, if the abacus is operated by left-handed children?
No, it does not. Abacus learning is independent of this.
Does learning Abacus conflict with schools method of teaching math?
No, it definitely does not interfere in any way of school's methods of teaching math.