I love Pumpkin pie! Now eat it!!
As a Math lover and as well as a Math teacher, I am convinced that excessive use of calculators for simple calculations cause over dependence on them. This undermines the mind’s ability to do very simple additions. This causes a lot of discomfort for the students who eventually start to hate math as a subject.
This is like asking why plural and not singular. I mean, why use plural and not just singular – always. Well, anyone (pretty much) who knows a bit of language grammar will use plural where the reference is to more than one and singular to refer a single item. No brainer here!
So, why do we use the term Math and not Maths to refer to Mathematics. Remember we don’t say or use Mathematic!!
If you know Math, you can at least get Coffee!!
Can you figure our how each hour is calculated?
The topic of whether men or women are better at math has almost always evoked a debate. Some even call it sexist to ask such a question – or should we call just a social scientist? Why are there fewer women in math oriented careers than men? Is it because of math skills or just social causes?
When Physics meet Math meet My IQ, we get this!
Take a look at some of the most interesting Mathematical symmetries and word values mean.
After all it’s all about numbers…
How can the Ramp work, when there’s an elephant in the way?
Can you help get the elephant out?
Have you ever thought why…….. 1 means “one”, and 2 means “two”?
The roman numerals are easy to understand but what was the logic behind the phonecian numbers?
It’s all about angles !