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Math Jokes

January 21, 2013 by stan0403 · No Comments · Uncategorized

An infinite crowd of mathematicians entered a bar. The first ordered a pint of ale. The second ordered a half pint. The third ordered a quarter pint.

“I get it,” said the bartender, and poured two pints.

 

Q: What do you get if you divide the circumference of a jack-o-lantern by its diameter?
A: Pumpkin Pi!

 

One evening Rene Descartes went to relax at a local tavern. The tender approached and said, “Ah, good evening Monsieur Descartes! Shall I serve you the usual drink?”. Descartes replied, “I think not.”, and promptly vanished.

 

Algebraic symbols are used when you do not know what you are talking about.

 

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Tips for Homeschool Educators

January 17, 2012 by stan0403 · No Comments · Homeschool Educators Tips, Uncategorized

1. Don’t teach until a concept is covered. Teach until it’s mastered.
2. Try to make learning fun.
3. Kids can forget. Schedule regular Review Sessions.
4. Try to tap into their Intrinsic Desire to control their world.
5. As much as possible, make it “real”, not abstract.
6. Kids learn a lot more when they are working hard than when you are working hard.
7. Try creating a Learning Group with other homeschool kids. Lots of time kids can explain things to each other better than an adult can explain it to them.
8. Make every effort to ensure that your student is confident that he can learn.

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MasterMath Blog

September 18, 2011 by stan0403 · No Comments · Uncategorized

This is a space for members of MasterMath.info to:

  1. Learn new things about MasterMath
  2. Talk to other MasterMath Members
  3. Ask questions
  4. Test their wits

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