Latest Mathematics Stories

2014-03-20 23:28:11

On March 17, 2014 Thought Cot Inc. launched its website to announce the results of a three-year research and development project.

2014-03-20 16:29:33

AUSTIN, Texas, March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- LaGrange ISD's Board of Directors recently approved the upgrade of their student, finance and human resources technologies to Prologic Technology

Do You Think Albert Einstein Would Have Some ‘Pi’ On His Birthday?
2014-03-14 07:54:18

So today is the fourteenth of March. For most people it is just another day, but for math geeks everywhere today is something special. And for one genius, 3-14 would have been the most special day of the year for perhaps two reasons.

2014-03-13 08:20:55

Encourages recognition of math and science teachers with pie deliveries and social media program WALTHAM, Mass., March 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) and its employees

Children's Math Skills Improved With Use Of Hand Gestures: Study
2014-03-12 06:16:26

Children who use hand gesturing while learning math develop a better understanding of the problems they are taught, according to new research, which focused on whether abstract gesturing can support...

2014-03-10 23:04:00

Black Book provides dealerships with very accurate valuations and ensures that dealers never overpay for vehicles. Canoga Park, CA (PRWEB) March 10, 2014

2014-03-07 23:01:33

Leader of new school for kids who love math to give Bay Area math talks, conduct Q&As with kids, parents San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) March 07, 2014

Many Preschoolers Already Know Their Xs And Ys: Study
2014-03-06 14:47:12

In the new study, researchers from Johns Hopkins University showed that most children between 4 and 6 can perform basic algebra even though they have never received formal training.

2014-02-28 23:29:15

ALOHA Mind Math programs can help children in Kindergarten through Third Grade with basic math concepts and skills that they may missed in school, such as counting, addition, subtraction, multiplication,

GMF Message Comprehension Falters When Math Anxiety Prevails
2014-02-27 14:34:54

New research has found that people who experience anxiety around performing mathematical equations are less likely to understand information on genetically-modified foods and other health-related issues.

Latest Mathematics Reference Libraries

2014-01-02 11:06:39

Algebra, from the Arabic al-jebr, meaning “reunion of broken parts”, is one of the wide-ranging parts of mathematics, combined with number theory, geometry, and analysis. Algebra can basically be considered as doing computations much like that of arithmetic with non-numerical mathematical objects. Initially, these objects were variables that represented either numbers that weren’t yet known or unspecified numbers, permitting one to state and prove properties that are true no matter...

2014-01-02 10:21:51

Geometry is a branch of mathematics that is concerned with questions of shape, size, relative position of figures, and the properties of space. A mathematician who works in the geometry field is called a geometer. Geometry arose independently in numerous early cultures as a body of practical knowledge concerning areas, lengths, and volumes, with elements of a formal mathematical science emerging in the West as early as Thales. By the 3rd century BC, geometry was put into an axiomatic form by...

Applied Mathematics
2014-01-02 10:00:11

Applied mathematics is a branch of mathematics that focuses on mathematical methods that are usually used in science, engineering, business, and industry. Therefore, “applied mathematics” is a mathematical science with specialized knowledge. The term “applied mathematics” also explains the professional specialty in which mathematicians work on practical problems; as a profession focused on practical problems, applied mathematics focuses on the formulation and study of mathematical...

2013-12-16 10:46:30

In mathematics and computer science, an algorithm is a step-by-step procedure for calculations. Algorithms are used for calculations, automated reasoning, and data processing. An algorithm is an effective technique expressed as a finite list of well-defined instructions for calculating a function. Starting from an initial state and an initial input, the instructions describe a computation that, when executed, proceeds through a finite number of well-defined successive states and eventually...

2012-06-14 07:27:05

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