An Introduction Quadrilaterals

Let’s get to know our four-sided friends. Sure enough, the quadrilateral is named quite literally. That’s “quad” for four, and “lateral” for side. (You didn’t think football players made up the word, did you?) But to make sure that everyone…
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The Usefulness of Applied Mathematics

To understand the usefulness of “applied mathematics,” one needs to know what that simply means.This is the type of mathematics that uses the abstract to solve concrete problems in sciences, businesses, and other areas. In short, applied mathematics is “social…
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Probability in Games of Chance

Understanding probability is crucial to winning at games of chance, or at the very least understanding that you won’t be winning long-term. What games does probability have practical applications in? 1. Poker- Poker is one of the few games of…
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