A mathematician has derived an easier way to solve quadratic equation problems, according to MIT's Technology Review. Quadratic equations are polynomials that include an x², and teachers use them to teach
Learn the secret of the Josephus problem and maybe you'll be the lone survivor. Flavius Josephus, a Jewish-Roman historian from the first century, tells the story like this: A company of 40 soldiers, with
To win a game of Battleship, you need to do two things: maximize your probability of getting a hit at every turn, and hope your opponent doesn't do the same. The probability of getting a hit on a ship
Every now and then, an app comes along that combines two existing technologies in a way that just makes sense. PhotoMath does just that, utilizing your smartphone's camera to quickly solve math problems.