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The Mathematics of Waves

Aug 24, 2022 | Southeast Portland Blog

Want to see what an ocean wave looks like as a mathematical equation? y = Sin(x) Waves repeat themselves over a consistent period of time and distance, so it is possible to analyze their shape mathematically.

Integers in real life

Aug 17, 2022 | Southeast Portland Blog

Math is all about numbers. Numbers are integers. Integer values can also be used to calculate real-life situations. An integer value is either positive or negative for real-life situations. Think about all the places you come across integers in your daily life. You might be surprised by how frequently you do. Share one of those instances here in t

Can Animals Count?

May 25, 2022 | Southeast Portland Blog

It is often said that understanding numbers is a distinct attribute of human intelligence - a characteristic that sets us apart from other animals and language. However, that's not true.   Honeybees count landmarks when navigating toward so..

How Is Math Used in Exercise?

May 18, 2022 | Southeast Portland Blog

Many aspects of our lives are dependent on math. No matter what your occupation is, there are aspects of your daily operation that require calculations. Today we will be focusing on the mathematical mechanisms within the exercise.     D..

Vedic Math Tricks

May 11, 2022 | Southeast Portland Blog

Vedic math is a system of mathematics that was designed and published by Indian Hindu monk and mathematician, Jagadguru Shri Bharathi Krishna Tirthaji between A.D. 1911 and 1918.    Vedic math, more commonly known as mental mathematics, is..

Different lines in math

May 4, 2022 | Southeast Portland Blog

Lines are the building blocks of geometry. Lines are 2D objects, with no width, that can stretch on indefinitely, or join together with other lines to create shapes. There are many different lines to memorize and understand perpendicular, horizontal, etc...

Tips for memorizing mathematical formulas

Apr 26, 2022 | Southeast Portland Blog

Math is a branch of science that uses numbers and symbols. Math has found its applications in various technology, science, business, commerce, etc. So it is necessary to have basic knowledge of mathematics. Most students are afraid of math due to being bo..

Geometry, The Golden Ratio, & Memorable Logos

Apr 20, 2022 | Southeast Portland Blog

Do you ever wonder how the logos of popular companies like Apple, Nike, Toyota, Nasa, and others are designed? If you look at a logo, you may not view it as an artistic masterpiece, but it is a mathematical masterpiece. Math plays an important part in cre..

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