# The Problem With Math Problems: We’re Solving Them Wrong

The Problem With Math Problems: We’re Solving Them Wrong From NY Times: The following question, from a mother concerned about …

The Problem With Math Problems: We’re Solving Them Wrong From NY Times: The following question, from a mother concerned about …

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When the E-115 was adopted by Mattel as an addition to the Barbie™ product line, it was aimed mainly at …

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In this Nautilus article by Barbara Oakley she does a great job explaining how she learned to became fluent in mathematics …

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How many times do you get a question from a student like this? What could I possibly use this math …

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Introduction The theme of one of our priest’s homily was the need to pause, collect your thoughts, silence your attention …

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Overview of process Below are pictures showing how to create a large ellipse (half of one but can also be used …

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This math trick is called Hummer’s Poker Chip Trick. The trick uses six poker chips with a number on both …

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In 1927 Royal V. Heath marketed a magic effect called “The Di-Ciphering Trick” based on a math trick developed by …

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Mark Frauenfelder of Boing Boing demonstrates a foolproof spelling-based card trick that will surely impress children (and adults too!). The …

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The Trick I have used this number trick many times with beginning Algebra classes. I take a dictionary to class …

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