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Animals Are Bad At Math
2012-10-30 19:17:21

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online A study published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences suggests that although your dog may understand the concept two treats are better than one, the idea of formal math is a uniquely human trait. The team was able to show how variations in both advanced arithmetic and geometry skills specifically correlated with variations in a human's sense of magnitude. "Our results clearly show that uniquely human...

2012-09-10 23:04:31

New trends in math education create cool math games for kids help engaging children in math learning in an interactive and fun way. Kids Activities Blog has identified some of the newest online math learning games and non-traditional math learning techniques. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) September 10, 2012 Cool math games? Parents and teachers may be skeptical, but Kids Activities Blog has listed some kid-tested solutions to making math cool. Online games like Granny Prix are serving up silly...

2012-08-25 23:03:47

The Mathdots Kickstarter is an innovative project to help kids engage dynamically with math. Mathdots will use the magic and power of gestures on the iPad to create formulas and solve challenges San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) August 25, 2012 Full-time entrepreneur John Vasconcellos and his team in San Francisco are trying to raise $10,000 on Kickstarter to fund Mathdots, an iPad app to help kids with basic math using an innovative visual tool. The Mathdots Visual Calculator takes advantage of...

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The word 'reremouse' comes from Middle English reremous, from Old English hrēremūs, hrērmūs ("bat"), equivalent to rear (“to move, shake, stir”) +‎ mouse.