Mathematics

How to Create a Regular Heptadecagon using Math!

How to Create a Regular Heptadecagon using Math!

A regular heptadecagon, or 17 sided polygon, was known to have existed by mathematicians for many years, but creating one proved to be a...

Understand Logarithms with the Help of this Simple Triangle

Understand Logarithms with the Help of this Simple Triangle

If you remember your math classes, you may not have understood logarithms, as in most cases they aren’t taught very well. Why in the...

No One Knows How Much a Kilogram Actually Weighs

No One Knows How Much a Kilogram Actually Weighs

Something you may consider consistent in day-to-day life is actually based on a prototype that is inevitably changing: that something being the official kilogram....

Interesting Facts About the Man Who Broke the Enigma – Alan Turing

Interesting Facts About the Man Who Broke the Enigma – Alan Turing

Alan Turing is the father of modern computer science and cryptology, and his rolls in WWII have immortalized him into history....

Can You Solve this Math Question for 10-year-olds?

Can You Solve this Math Question for 10-year-olds?

It seems as though the internet is going crazy over a tricky puzzle again, and this one isn’t as easy as you may think....

Revolution in the Pythagoras theorem?

Revolution in the Pythagoras theorem?

The Pythagoras’ theorem has changed. Better yet, our understanding of it has changed from two dimensions to three dimensions. For the past 2500 years,...

Japanese Kids Learn to Multiply by Using Line Counting Trick

Japanese Kids Learn to Multiply by Using Line Counting Trick

If you grew up memorizing multiplication tables, you know the struggle of elementary mathematics students. Math isn’t meant to be about...

Why the Imperial System of Measurement is the Worst

Why the Imperial System of Measurement is the Worst

Most places in the world use the metric system of measurements, however, the USA, Burma, and Liberia are the 3 countries that still use the...

Internet Goes Crazy Over Simple Puzzle – Can You Figure it Out?

Internet Goes Crazy Over Simple Puzzle – Can You Figure it Out?

The internet has presented us with some pretty tricky puzzles over the years, and one new viral puzzle is...

Can You Crack This Sequential Code?

Can You Crack This Sequential Code?

Most engineers love to solve puzzles and show their superior math skills over worthy adversaries. Not to mention, working on solving riddles and puzzles can...

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