Mathematics has been a dreaded subject for at least a century, even more so. However, kids who have excelled in the subject have a chance to extend and expand their knowledge, by taking an active part in competitions. These competitions not only provide a challenging environment but also, give students[…]

# TEACHER’S GUIDE – MAKING MATHEMATICS INTERESTING FOR STUDENTS

Teachers are trusted to look after children and teach them the information necessary to be able to excel in the real world. But, sometimes teaching children can be a bit difficult, without adequate resources. Every child hates a specific subject, be it English, Art, or Science, but Mathematics still takes[…]

# CARD GAMES TO TEACH KIDS BASIC MATHEMATICS

Mathematics, a subject dreaded by most students in primary school, is one of the most important subjects that are relevant for the real world. Teachers play a significant role in making the topic intriguing for students to understand and grasp. However, good teachers for math are like jewels; scarce. Parents[…]

# INFUSING MATHEMATICS WITH KIRIGAMI – AN ANCIENT JAPANESE ART

The whole world knows about the art of paper folding right from the time they are as young as in kindergarten. The art of origami has a lot of prevalent because of the simplicity that it portrays and the ease in which, the projects can be completed. While everyone knows[…]

# THE DIFFERENT GREEK ALPHABETS IN MATHEMATICS AND ITS USE

Greek alphabets are known to be complicated and challenging to follow. As one of the most used languages in mathematics, the Greek alphabet is a valuable skill and is necessary to solve problems in real life as well as in a test or exam. A German lawyer and uranography scholar[…]

# HOW MATH TECHNIQUES HAVE CHANGED RECENTLY

Mathematics techniques have recently changed. It is a well-known fact that many students struggle to learn mathematics which has consequences for them later in life. Students who do poorly in mathematics may be less financially successful, possibly because they do not do well enough to be accepted into college and[…]

# THE REIMANN HYPOTHESIS AND HOW SOLVING IT CAN EARN YOU A MILLION DOLLARS

The Riemann Hypothesis is a 160-year-old maths problem that is worth you a million dollars if you manage to solve it. Since its presentation to the world back in 1859, the Riemann Hypothesis has become one of the seven Holy Grail math questions. This hypothesis is one of the most[…]

# WHY WE NEED MATH IN OUR LIVES

As children, many people struggled to learn math in school. Many times, you may have asked yourself why your teachers were torturing you with having to learn such a subject. In fact, you may have children who have asked this very same question. The reality is that math is far[…]

# WHAT IS ALGEBRA, AND HOW WE USE IT

Algebra is mathematics that involves the use of letters and other symbols which are used to represent numbers, equations, and quantities in formulae. Unlike what most people, algebra is seen and used in our everyday lives. It is difficult to move in and out your house, go to work every[…]

# USING YOUTUBE TO LEARN AND UNDERSTAND MATHEMATICS

Maths, the study of complex measurements, properties, sets, and relationships that are solved, or explained with the use of symbols and numbers. Maths was introduced to the world at 300 BC. This subject is a commonly tough subject to learn or study, as the numbers and symbols can be complicated[…]