I bake a lot. I’ve baked most of my life—for family, for friends, for work, for therapy—I can always find a reason to mix sugar, butter, and flour together and throw it in the oven. 951 more words
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Ratios: Are we referring to rates, fractions, or proportions?
In my honor math class, the fraction – 2/7 was on the board. A student asked, “Miss Mahogany, does the negative sign go in front of the 2 or the 7?” Ding, Ding, Ding, I realized that she thought of the ‘2’ and the ’7’ as individual numbers, and she did not realizes that -2/7 represent a distinctive number. 79 more words
Which answer is simplified: or ? From example, here’s a simple problem from trigonometry:
Suppose is an acute angle so that . Find .
To solve, we make a right triangle whose side opposite of has length and hypotenuse with length .322 more words
I have split the strips into halves and quarters.