## CHECK THESE SAMPLES OF Math

... need to get a broader perception about the context implied. Lockhart’s comparison of **math** to art proves strong since the involved teacher could have broken the surface area of a cylinder as the sum of the surface area of the two circles (at the top and bottom) plus that of the area of the triangle (2?rh). Considering the nature of **math** teaching, the educators should be fully responsible for making **math** interesting to the kids. The educators have failed in recovering the need for studying and embracing **math**. The curriculum accentuates that the only expectation from **math** education is to perform well in the subject while living out the need for real knowledge useful in the long run. It orients the students to believe that cracking the exams...

4 Pages
(1000 words)
Essay

...**Math** Problem a) I constructed the first linear function based on the municipal solid waste data for 1970 and 1997 and the second linear function based on the data for 1980 and 1997. A dependent variable is the annual production of municipal solid waste in million tons. An independent variable is the number of years after 1960.
Based on the municipal solid waste data from the graph, I received such numbers for independent and dependent variables for the models.
Model 1
Model 2
Dependent Variable
Independent Variable
Dependent Variable
Independent Variable
121
10
152
20
217
37
217
37
Model 1:
121 = a + b*10
217 = a + b*37
The solution is a=85.4, b=3.56. Therefore, the first linear function is:
Annual MSW = 85.4+3.56*(Number of years after...

2 Pages
(500 words)
Math Problem

... and interpretation of English but it will allow them to come to better terms with subjects that are not directly related to language learning, such as mathematics.
To solve a mathematical word problem, the student must not only have the mathematical skills necessary to do so but he or she must also possess the ability to properly interpret the language. Word problems in **math** can be tricky because of the language itself; students who are fluent in English reading and writing can better interpret the meaning of these questions because they are so familiar with the language and its nuances. Second-language students will struggle to interpret the same problems, however, simply because they are working from restricted vocabularies...

15 Pages
(3750 words)
Essay

...Death Penalty Thesis ment: The statistics used in death penalty cases can be used to argue for or against the practice, but rarely are all of the real statistics given.
Outline
I. Introduction
II. Pro Death Penalty Statistics
a. Victims
b. Death Row Inmates with Prior Convictions
III. Anti Death Penalty Statistics
a. Race
b. Education Level of Death Row Inmates
IV. Real Death Penalty Statistics
a. Race
b. Number of Executions since 1930
V. Conclusion
The statistics used in death penalty cases can be used to argue for or against the practice, but rarely are all of the real statistics given. Pro death penalty advocates generally state crime statistics, while anti death penalty advocates cite the cost... Penalty Thesis ment: ...

5 Pages
(1250 words)
Essay

... XXXXX Number: XXXXX XXXXX XXXXXX XXXXX of XXXXX XX – Jun - 2010
Mathematics - Assignment
A. What kind of correlation do you expect to find between annual income and amount spent on car? Will it be positive or negative? Will it be a strong relationship? Base your answer on your personal guess as well as by looking through the data.
The two variables, annual income and amount spent on car are expected to have a positive correlation. The main reason is that when the income is higher, people tend to spend more on their cars. Moreover, the relationship between the two variables is expected to be strong.
Based on the data given, it is evident that the annual income and the amount spent on car are directly proportional to one... XXXXX Number:...

4 Pages
(1000 words)
Essay

...Business Analysis Report Question: According to the Australian Motor Bike Dealers Association, the mean price for used premium Motor Bike is $A 20,000. A manager of a Brisbane Motor Bike dealership reviewed a sample of 100 recent used Bike sales at the dealership. The sample mean price was $A19,300 and the sample standard deviation was $A4,500. Letting m denote the population mean price for used Motor Bikes at the dealership, test
Null and alternative hypothesis:
Ho: null hypothesis
Ha. Alternative hypothesis
Ho: m = $A 20,000
Ha: m < $A 20,000
Level of significance:
a= 0.05
a) Critical value and rejection rule:
The value of z-score corresponds to the significance level of the null hypothesis is known as critical value. In left... Analysis...

2 Pages
(500 words)
Speech or Presentation

... and Section # of Marketing **Math** Assignment Question Overheads $100,000 $200,000 Selling Price/unit
$40
$40
Variable Cost/ Unit
$10
$10
Contribution Margin
$30
$30
Break-even Point (in Units)
3,333
6,667
The contribution margin is the amount that is used to cover the overheads and then contribute towards the profits. In this case, keeping the contribution margin constant, the increase in overheads increases the number of units required to breakeven. In the above scenario, the 100 percent increase in overheads caused the breakeven units to increase from 3,333 units to 6,667 units. Therefore, the consultants’ warning is true and accurate.
Question 2
Old
New
% Change in Quantity Demanded
20
15
-0.25
% Change in Price
80
160
1
PEoD
-0.25...

2 Pages
(500 words)
Speech or Presentation

...Algebra 2 Web Quest Part 2 Teacher Question Choose three theme parks that have stocks on the NYSE. Answer Following are the three theme parks which have been selected;
1. SIX Flags Entertainment Corporation
Six Flags Entertainment Corporation owns and operates regional theme, water, and zoological parks in North America. The company was formerly known as Six Flags, Inc. and changed its name to Six Flags Entertainment Corporation in April 2010. Six Flags Entertainment Corporation was founded in 1971 and is headquartered in New York, New York. It is traded with the symbol name of “SIX” in NYSE.
2. Cedar Fair Entertainment Company
Cedar Fair Entertainment Company owns and operates amusement and water parks in the United States... 2 Web Quest...

3 Pages
(750 words)
Essay

...Chapter 5 & 6 Questions Find the prime factorization of 191 or if the number is prime. (Format: prime or not prime) prime 2. Determine whether 580 is divisible by 2, 3, or 5. State your answer as a single number or two or three numbers divided by a comma, i.e., 2,3 or 2,5, etc.
(Format: Whole numbers separated by commas such as 4,7 or as a single number such as 4)
580 = 2*290
580 = 5*116
Divisible by: 2, 5
3. Find the LCM of 12,15, and 20.
(Format: Whole number such as 4)
12 = 2*2*3
15 = 3*5
20 = 2*2*5
LCM = 2*2*3*5 = 60
4. Use the LCM determined above to add: 1/12+ 1/15 + 1/20. State your answer in fraction form and reduced to the lowest common form.
(Format: Fraction such as 1/6)
(1/12) + (1/15) + (1/20) = (5 + 4 + 3)/60...

4 Pages
(1000 words)
Speech or Presentation

...plain the true meaning of the question, this certainly would yield erroneous output based on conclusions produced.
Conclusion
The first problem has shown with evidence how confusing words may help establish an enticing propaganda for a skincare commodity. Similarly, the second problem has demonstrated how double negatives within queries may likely create variable responses leading to data of errors due to misinterpretation of the query itself. Out of these exercises, one would observe that often, statistical misrepresentations are intentionally utilized for marketing claims or ideas that improve an organization’s economy or advocacy.
Reference
Sobecki, Dave et al. (2010). **Math** in Our World. 2nd ed. McGraw-Hill...

1 Pages
(250 words)
Speech or Presentation

... such info is provided in the ‘Graphing Calculator Help’ and the ‘review’ tab provides summarised content that may be needed while dealing with mathematical problems. ‘Support for technology’ tab also includes useful guides for using the graphic calculator and working on MS Excel. ‘The extended applications tab provides various case studies where the mathematical tools are utilised for solving problems in the real world. The mathematical application in the management sciences and social sciences fields is discussed in ‘Diagraphs and networks’. The interactive figures tab is yet to be provided to the students as it is mentioned there ‘coming soon’ (Tools for success).
There are different advantages of My **Math** Lab, some of these are;
It helps...

1 Pages
(250 words)
Lab Report

... Innovation in medical device development Technology has become an indispensible part of the society that we live in today and it has greatly contributed to the growth of the same. Technological progress especially in the field of medical devices has contributed immensely to saving millions of lives worldwide. They contribute to improving the quality of life of patients as well as increasing their life-span. This has contributed to my interest in the designing and developing new medical devices. Medical devices have been used right from the diagnosis to monitoring and treatment of patients. The demand for new devices has increased due to several factors such as changing scenario of medical diagnosis and treatment, in-depth... Innovation in...

2 Pages
(500 words)
Essay

... a significant knowledge that every noble person should aspire to have. This knowledge enables individuals to perform day to day activities with ease and control.
Works Cited
James, Franklin. "Aristotelian Realism" in Philosophy of Mathematics", Elsevier. 2009.
Bertrand, Russell. The Principles of Mathematics, University Press, Cambridge. 1903.
Knight, Michelle. Everyday **Math** Has Its Proponents. 2005.... Mathematics in everyday life Mathematics is defined as the science that deals with judgment of shape, quantity and arrangement of items. During prehistory period the Egyptians used the multifarious mathematic equations such as geometry. The ancient Egyptians were therefore able to build the famous pyramids though application of mathematics...

4 Pages
(1000 words)
Assignment

...Assignment al Affiliation: Assignment Find the indicated values. (a) = (b) = 2.List all of the combinations of {a, b, c, d} when the elements are taken two at a time. (Select all that apply.)
{a, b}
{a, c}
{b, b}
{b, c}
{b, d}
{a, a}
{c, c}
{d, e}
{d, d}
{c, d}
{a, e}
{a, d}
3.A committee of four is to be selected from a group of 15 people. How many different committees are possible, given the following conditions?
(a) There is no distinction between the responsibilities of the members.
(b) One person is the chair, and the rest are general members.
(c) One person is the chair, one person is the secretary, one person is responsible for refreshments, and one person cleans up after meetings.
4.An English class consists of 26...

5 Pages
(1250 words)
Speech or Presentation

...of student interest entails the principles of background and choices. This is to mention that the academic background of the learners would be considered in this part and sector of learning process. Specifically, it calls on the family background of the learners, some of the learners may have an academic family where they were already exposed to **math** at home. In the same line of thought, it would be proper to gauge the interest of the learner based on the choice as an option. Choice in this respect and line of thought refers to the instance where it is a deliberate decision to learn basics of mathematics in this class.
Another component of lesson plan that cannot escape attention is the student learning profile, which...

8 Pages
(2000 words)
Essay

...r, which enables child to learn concepts such as accuracy and self-correction. Practical life activities include real materials and objects, which provide students with learning of concepts such as care of self, people and the environment, and help in development of abilities such as concentration, coordination and confidence. These activities promote physical and psychological independence in children, and include a direct and an indirect aim. For example, the direct aim involved in a flower arrangement activity is to learn the art of arranging objects in a specific order. The indirect aim relates to the **math** curriculum, such as visually estimating length of stem of a flower that has to be placed in a vase with particular space and...

2 Pages
(500 words)
Essay

... The Application of Pythagoras Theorem in Architecture The history of mathematics indicates that the mathematical concepts were established under the influence of practical requirements with regards to the natural sciences. According to the opinions of various outstanding mathematicians, however, the separation tendency between mathematics and challenges that are related to the natural sciences poses a greater danger to the growth and development of modern mathematical concepts. It is thus a reason the arts and natural science’s representatives began seeking for own ways for mathematical development, as well as the significance of mathematics in architecture.
To better understand the importance of mathematics in architecture... The...

5 Pages
(1250 words)
Essay

... Application of the Leslie Matrix Model in the Management of Wildlife Leslie matrix is a discrete and age-structured model used in representing the population by abundances vector of differing age classes represented in rows and columns (Webpages.uidaho.edu). The matrix has a number of applications in wildlife management, as it is useful in determining the dynamics of the animal’s population given that births and deaths are age-dependent. An important application of the matrix in wildlife management is projecting the population growth of specific animals or a certain species. Using the Leslie matrix model, which is based on the multiplication of the Leslie Matrix and the Population vector, institutions managing wildlife are able...

1 Pages
(250 words)
Essay

...**Math** Early Childhood
Windows, Dinos, and Ants Video Questions
1. He made sure the students took part in the tasks, in groups and individually. This made them own the whole process and they wilfully made contributions on the same. They contributed in groups and made presentations to the class. This improved their public speaking abilities.
2. Advantage: The student chose instruments they were conversant with to create an ease of understanding. This made them contribute to every step they were taken through. They could easily read the graphs and make formulas used to determine animal population.
Disadvantage: the only disadvantage is that the students get preoccupied with the process till the teacher gets less control... Early Childhood...

4 Pages
(1000 words)
Assignment