December 2009 archive

Monty Hall Problem

Time for a pop quiz!

Triangles – Fun Fact

Fun fact! In the real world, if you take a triangle and add up the angles, they can equal more than 180 degrees.

Modulo

Modulo! Mod you who? Modulo: A complicated way to say remainder!

Infinity

Say you have an infinite number of camels walking through the desert and a little baby camel is born, how many camels are there now? Surely there are still an infinite number, and surely since we added 1 more camel this infinity is greater than the original infinity. But is it even possible for infinity to be greater than infinity? So confusing!

And then there was light…

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