Mathnasium of North Scottsdale Explains Why Having Math Skills is SO Helpful

Sep 15, 2023 | North Scottsdale

Q: Tell me about a time when having math skills came in handy

A: Harsh advised that having math skills comes in handy when he's out and about shopping for things or getting food, and he has to figure out how much he needs to leave for a tip. That's when it has become the most useful.

Wesley stated that math comes in handy while he plays video games that require math such as simulations. He also uses math a lot when he's driving places to calculate the distance and time.

Q: Tell me about a memory you have of learning math

A: Wesley stated that when he was in 3rd grade, he learned a neat way to remember how to divide fractions, with the saying his teacher would always say which is the: "Keep It, Switch It and Flip It."

Q: What are some of the benefits of the Mathnasium Method?

A: Wesley stated that the Mathnasium Method improves students' comprehension level when it comes to word problems. I've seen that this helps students gain a better understanding of the concepts they are learning. It breaks it down in a way where they can do math more mentally.

Q: What could Mathnasium have helped you with when you were a student?

A: Wesley said that the way Mathnasium has broken down 'how to calculate percentages mentally' would have definitely helped a lot when he was learning how to do so in school. It would have made learning percentages a lot easier and he would've gained a better understanding of it.

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