# Bonnie Basu

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### The Psychology of Color: How Do Colors Influence Learning?

What colors enhance learning? What colors might be annoying or distracting to online learners? And how can we mitigate that risk?

Psychology### Virtual Filing Cabinet

Important Links (Technology, Bloggers, Videos, Activities)<p>Resources by Topic (Mathematical Content)<p>Card Sorts<p>Dry Erase Templates<p>Truths & Lies<p>Question …

### Wings at Work | Home

Wings at Work is a collaboration point for students, schools and communities. The languages of design and mathematics provide access to a worldwide …

Mathematics### Stats 50: Mathematics of Sports

Final projects<p><i>The ownership of any rights and privileges associated with these works is solely that of the listed authors.</i><p>Basketball<p><b>A DESCRIPTIVE</b> …

Stanford University### Zukei Puzzles

A little more than a year ago now, Sarah Carter shared a set of Japanese puzzles called Zukei Puzzles (see her original post here or access her …

Puzzles### What are inverse problems?

<b>Inverse Problems</b> is a research area dealing with inversion of models or data. An inverse problem is a mathematical framework that is used to obtain …

### Teens make riskier decisions than children or adults

Many teens make risky decisions, such as reckless driving or binge drinking. Some of those choices can kill them. Teens may behave in this way …

Cornell University### Series contains:

This exciting new maths mastery series has been carefully adapted and expanded from the leading Singapore course of the same name to match fully to …

Curriculum Development### MTBoS

I've been wanting something like this for a long time, but finally got around to making it. This is a search engine that only combs through Math …

### How Math (and Vaccines) Keep You Safe From the Flu

Simple math shows how widespread vaccination can disrupt the exponential spread of disease and prevent epidemics.<p>Let’s say you hear a juicy rumor …

Public Health### Puzzle Playground - Silhouettes

There are two similar challenges for this puzzle.<p>The first challenge is to superimpose some number of octagonal shapes with the silhouettes in them …

Mathematics### Exam Style Questions

Or use the search facility below to find specific questions.<p>The exam-style questions appearing on this site are based on those set in previous …

Education### Random Grouping Cards For Math Class

<p>Ready to download the cards? There are two copies of the cards. <b>One with equations/expressions and one without.</b><p>Transcript of the video:<p>Alright, this …

### Why do we need to know about prime numbers with millions of digits?

Prime numbers are more than just numbers that can only be divided by themselves and one. They are a mathematical mystery, the secrets of which …

Mathematics### Phi Archives - The Golden Ratio: Phi, 1.618

These articles provide a basic overview of number 1.618 known as Phi (and also as the Golden Ratio, Golden Mean, Golden Section and Divine …

### Novel Studies for Math Classes

For a number of years I have been studying a novel with my students in my Pre-Algebra classes. It has been a fantastic experience, and I think every …

### The most outrageous numbers of 2017

From longevity to bitcoin, plastic usage to refugees, the figures that dominate the news keep getting bigger and bigger<p>Number inflation was rampant in 2017, as the figures that dominated news stories just got bigger and bigger. Data stored, stuff bought, years lived, the great scoreboard of human …

### Paper Models of Polyhedra

Home<p>Polyhedra are beautiful 3-D geometrical figures that have fascinated philosophers, mathematicians and artists for millennia. On this site are a …

### A little bit of maths each day

Last year, as a response to a desperate need for our current Year 11s to have some real focus and direction for their mathematics revision leading up …

### New Theory Cracks Open the Black Box of Deep Learning

A new idea called the “information bottleneck” is helping to explain the puzzling success of today’s artificial-intelligence algorithms — and might …

### A Zero-Math Introduction to Markov Chain Monte Carlo Methods

For many of us, Bayesian statistics is voodoo magic at best, or completely subjective nonsense at worst. Among the trademarks of the Bayesian …

### Challenge Curriculum

In the Summer of 2011, I was awarded the Quaker Hill Grant to fund creation of a curriculum for our best and brightest 6th grade math students. At …

### The Plus advent calendar 2017

Put on the fire, light the candles and get out the chocolates: Christmas is coming! Apart from all the food and drink Christmas also a time for binge …

Candles### Why Study Math? Because It’s Forever

The eternal question asked by students around the world: what is this math good for?In his funny TED talk, Spanish mathematician Eduardo Saenz de …

Mathematics### More than 20,000 mathematics contest problems and solutions

If you are, then this list is for you. This list contains more than 30,000 mathematics contest problems, many of which, have solutions and answers. …