Archive for June 2013

Which would you rather be?

This is just for my curiosity and I’d really like to know so please comment!
**Choose only one option and please explain why:**

Which would you rather be?

  1. You are right but for the wrong reasons?
  2. You are wrong but for the right reasons?

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What kind of math does music use?

This is from a conversation over Facebook with my friend, Adam who has a BA in Music Education. I found it really interesting even if it was just a peek into the music world with math-colored glasses on.  It makes me want to explore math-music.

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Everyday Variables

Have you ever asked the question “when am I ever going to use math in my life”? Seriously, when do you use mathematics outside the classroom?

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I Used to Work in a Math Lab

Lewis Carroll was a mathematician and a logician.

© Disney’s Alice In Wonderland

Years ago when I still lived in Georgia, I used to work at a math lab.  All kinds of people came to see me looking for a fix. It didn’t matter if they smoked or not, so long as they got their fix.  Some of them were high strung, some were casual, some were cheerful, and some were really fidgety and under pressure.  Some of them would stay awake for hours and hours on math and skip meals.  The new ones were wary of me at first but in time my clientele grew and they became regulars because I knew the formulas they wanted.

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