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Fractal Geometry :: Fractals in Nature

7 years ago

A fractal is defined as a "rough or fragmented geometric shape that can be split into parts, each of which is (at least approximately) a reduced-size copy of the whole," according to their "discoverer" Benoit Mendelbrot (Nov. 20, 1924 – Oct. 14,...

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Understanding a Billion

4 years ago

Activities to help children understand larger numbers. How can we comprehend numbers in the millions, billions and beyond? Fun, hands-on lessons in place value and quantities in the billions...

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How to divide an obtuse angle into 4 equal parts:

7 years ago

How to divide an obtuse angle into four equal parts.

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Cat Mathematics: Cat Stacking, Catenary Cables, & Cat Piles

6 months ago

Who knew that cats and math would go so well together? Learn about the mathematics of stacking cats, cat piles, and even "cat"enary cables!

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How to Calculate Expected Value Probability

6 years ago

For this hub, I will be explaining what expected value is, how to calculate it, and show an example by calculating the expected value of a betting game involving a fair coin.

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How do you find lines of reflective symmetry? (Taj Mahal India is a famous building with reflective symmetry)

7 years ago

A line of a reflective symmetry can be placed through a shape so that one side of the shape is a mirror image of the other side of the shape. A good method to decide if a shape has reflective symmetry is to draw the shape out on paper and cut it...

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Mathematics of Cricket

4 years ago

This Hub takes us into the Statistics rich world of Cricket, with its run rates, batting averages, and needed to win equations.

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Meaning and Definition of Statistics

7 weeks ago

Knowing a little about statistics will help one to make more informed decisions about lives important questions. Furthermore, statistics are often used by politicians, advertisers, and others to twist the truth for their own gain. Here you will learn what is statics.

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Properties of Quadrilaterals - square, rectangle, rhombus, parallelogram, kite, trapezoid

6 years ago

A quadrilateral is the name given to any shape with 4 sides. All the angles in a quadrilateral will sum to 360⁰. In this hub we will take a look at the main quadrilaterals that come up in math tests and list their main mathematical properties: A...

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And then there were Three - a Study on Cubes

4 years ago

Having looked at the way Squares behave as Powers of Two, let us now check out what Cubes can do as a Power of Three

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