Applying maths to the 'real world'
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Real-world math problems are everywhere |

Real-world math problems are everywhere | | Applying maths to the 'real world' | Scoop.it
Karen Greenhaus writes about creating real-world math problems simply by asking students what to ponder and wonder about real-world situations.

Via Lori DiMarco, Kelly Blair
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Do you find that learning can be easier if the subject of matter is related to you and the world around you?

 

when applying maths with things relative to you, do you feel more prepared to use maths in the world outside of school?

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Conrad Wolfram, Mathematician Founder, Wolfram Research Europe. The importance of math to jobs, society and thinking has exploded over the last few decades. ...
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This video provides insight in what should be taught and learned in todays mathematic systems and why. This is crucial to your learning because it gives an inkling as to why certain aspects of your classes are vastly different to what has previously been accepted as mathematics.

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