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## Mastering Mathematics – Divisibility Rules

To master mathematics, you have to know the rules. The more tools you have in that tool shed, the more likely one will get the job done. Here, we...

## 20 Tips And Tricks To Teach Mathematics At The Primary Level

The primary Math education is a key determinant and I must say the very foundation of the computational and analytical abilities a student requires for a strong secondary education....

## The Art and Elegance of Mathematics: In Problem Solving and Applied Game Theory

I have never been very skilled at mathematics and yet I use Applied Game Theory daily in my work as a teacher and writer on personal development and in...

## Vedic Mathematics

Vedic Mathematics and Hindu culture are intertwined to an extant that separating the two would be tantamount to a sacrilege. The birth of Vedic Mathematics is lost in the...

## Using a Scientific Calculator In Mathematics Exams

With exams approaching this is a short article with reminders and advice for anyone about to take a mathematics exam and who will need to use a scientific calculator.The...

## Teachers – Formative Assessment – Informal Assessment of Students’ Content Knowledge in Mathematics

While there can be overlap between some types of formative and summative assessments, and while there are both informal and formal means to assess students, in this article, I...

## How to Teach Classroom Mathematics

Some years ago, I got appointment as a Head of Pre-Entry Science Course Department at the Technical University in Balgravia. The Department enrolled the best students from different high...

## Teachers – Summative and Formative Assessment in Mathematics – What Are the Differences?

I’m a big fan of using definitions as a starting point for thinking about a topic…so let’s look at a definition of assessment from the National Council of Teachers...

## Mastering Mathematics – Absolute Value

Absolute value is an important concept in mathematics. The duality of absolute value makes this concept problematic and hard to grasp for students. Yet this need not be the...

## Cancer, Ancient Atomic Mathematics and the Science-Art of Quantum Biology

As is commonly known, the pursuit of happiness ideal was fused into the basic design of the Constitution of the United States of America. Surprisingly, no one seems to...

## Advantages of Mathematics

Many of us wondered about the advantages of Mathematics during our childhood days. Many of us were not able to comprehend the benefits of mathematics beyond the daily usage...

## Mathematics Concepts and Skills – Repetition in Math

Over the last couple of decades there has been a decreasing emphasis on the importance of repetition of mathematics concepts and skills in the learning of this subject. The...

## What Children Need to Succeed in Mathematics

All children can succeed in mathematics. How do I know this? My empirical experience approaching thirty years tells me this is so. My intuition tells me this is so....

## Math Games to Make Your Kids Love Mathematics

You might have remembered the day when you have received a hard yelling from your math teacher for not finishing the math homework. If not, then there might be...

## How People Use Mathematics Today

It is no doubt that Math is a huge part of people’s lives, regardless of whether you clean the house, mow the lawn or make supper. Whatever you do,...

## Finding a Mall Parking Spot Using Mathematics – Part II

If you read the previous article on this topic, then I imagine you were quite piqued by the nature of its contents. How we use mathematics to find a...

## Cure for Cancer Mathematics

The concept that cancer is endemic to tribes but not to species has been associated with the evolution of science itself. Tribal science evolves human intellect by developing weapons...

## Unexpected Connections in Mathematics: Descartes, Algebra, and Geometry

A remarkable property of the mathematical world is that sometimes there are unexpected connections within different areas of the world of mathematics. Often, a mathematician will study one area...

## The Mathematics of the Rabbit Hole

You may have heard that Lewis Carroll, author of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, was also a mathematician and student of logic. What you may not know is that the...

## How Mathematics Helps You To Find The Best Porta Potty

The next time you get in line to use one of the portable restrooms at a fair, concert or any event, you might want to use mathematics to pick...