Mathematics

Mathematics Vs Science

Mathematics isn't science. In fact, its approach is exactly the opposite compared to, for example, physics. Mathematics is an elaborate game, in which it is decided from the outset to play by the given rules. Then one proceeds by proving theorems; truths already implicitly hidden in these rules. In that way, one might say that mathematics is the...
Jan 14, 2015 |

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 of calculating simple numbers. Let us see in detail what are some of the benefits of learning mathematics and marveling at this arduous subject at early age.
Dec 9, 2014 |

5 Great Tips to Remember in Teaching Math

There is a rising demand for math all over the world. More and more educational institutions have included it as part of their curriculum. And so teachers and administrators have to likewise adapt themselves to the new system. They should learn to adapt to the positive change.
Dec 9, 2014 |

Using The Bar Model in Singapore Math

There are a number of reasons why Singapore math works. One of them is the use of visual representation. Kids get to better understand the problem, take note of obvious patterns, analyze the sequence and identify what needed to be done. It has, time and time again, proven to be an effective tool in stimulating the child's mind and developing his...
Dec 9, 2014 |

3 Features of Singapore Math That Make It Work

There is a rising demand for math all over the world. More and more educational institutions have included it as part of their curriculum. And so teachers and administrators have to likewise adapt themselves to the new system. They should learn to adapt to the positive change.
Dec 9, 2014 |

Introduction to Mathematical Portfolio Theory

In this concise yet comprehensive guide to the mathematics of modern portfolio theory the authors discuss mean-variance analysis, factor models, utility theory, stochastic dominance, very long term investing, the capital asset pricing model, risk measures including VAR, coherence, market efficiency, rationality and the modelling of actuarial...
Jul 4, 2015 |

List Price: $186.75 ISBN: 0470694491 ISBN-13: 9780470694497 Edition: 2 Pub. Date: June 2009 Publish

This book is a completely revised and updated version of this invaluable text which allows science students to extend necessary skills and techniques, with the topics being developed through examples in science which are easily understood by students from a range of disciplines. The introductory approach eases students into the subject,...
Apr 9, 2015 |

Peter Casazza, Steven G. Krantz and Randi D. Ruden, Editors

Mathematicians have pondered the psychology of the members of our tribe probably since mathematics was invented, but for certain since Hadamard’s The Psychology of Invention in the Mathematical Field . The editors asked two dozen prominent mathematicians (and one spouse thereof) to ruminate on what makes us different. The answers they got...
Mar 21, 2015 |

Department of Mathematical Sciences

Presents faculty and staff directories, details on the range of programs offered, and information on competitions and other departmental services.
May 21, 2016 |

Mathematical Sciences

Introductory information about computer science, details of the programs and courses offered, and information on facilities and extracurricular activities.
May 21, 2016 |

Mathematics

Provides information on degree and core requirements, staff, recommendations, and department contacts.
Mar 24, 2016 |

Mathematics Department

Online guide to the Aquinas University degrees, courses, and faculty in Mathematics. Includes department news and related links.
Mar 24, 2016 |

Children's Mathematics Network

Non profit organisation for those working with children in the birth – 8 year age range. Focuses on research into children's mathematical graphics and written maths.
Mar 24, 2016 |

Department of Mathematics

List and details of mathematics courses with faculty profiles and links to related academic programs.
Mar 24, 2016 |

Department of Mathematics

Presents the department's courses, posts a faculty and staff directory, and provides information on the scholarships offered.
Mar 24, 2016 |

Mathematics: Stilldreamer

Collection of articles exploring Sierpinski systems. With sample programs.
Mar 24, 2016 |

Mathematics Program

Provides course information and details about the Bachelor of Science Degree in Mathematics and minor program.
Mar 24, 2016 |

Mathematics

Dedicated to educating and training students who intend to become research mathematicians.
Mar 24, 2016 |

Mathematics

Bachelor's program offering students the necessary foundations to efficiently deal with problems that involve numerical calculations in various settings.
Mar 24, 2016 |

Wolfram MathWorld

Comprehensive encyclopedia of mathematics with 13,000 detailed entries. Continually updated, extensively illustrated, and with interactive examples.
Mar 3, 2016 |

Reluctant champion: How Nadia Murad has become the international face of Yazidi suffering – and resilience

Weeks earlier, Nadia Murad had been ripped from her village by Islamic State (ISIS) fighters who murdered her family and took her captive. Along with other young Yazidi women, she was transported... Read More

Readers write: The work of downsizing, evidence of climate change, hopeful coverage on famine

Regarding the Aug. 21 Monitor Daily story “Home prices, and a thought shift, give ‘small living’ a boost”: Interesting concept. My friend has done it, downsizing and living in a tiny apartment.... Read More

Time for the world to step up on Rohingya issue, Aung San Suu Kyi’s astounding hypocrisy, Irma’s destruction in Britain’s Caribbean islands, The US should stop saber rattling, On the Nadal-Federer comeback

“It is high time the world made an all-out effort to stop the ongoing pogrom against Myanmar’s minority Rohingya...,” writes Mohammad Amjad Hossain. “The pogrom resembles those crimes perpetrated... Read More