Oddly, Even the Odd Numbers Are Interesting

Odds are high that you’ve not given much thought to numbers, I’d wager. You encounter them everyday and you use them, knowing the purposes they serve in your situation. Beyond that, perhaps you have to solve problems with them. Like if you’re a parent helping your kid with Maths sums. Still, they may just be numbers to you. A bunch of digits, or simply one, which can convey size and quantity; represent monetary value; label things (e.g. house numbers,...

Squares, Cubes and More

And so it has been nearly two years since the last post. Talk about having a dry season! No, it wasn’t that I had nothing to write about. (Hint: I am seriously backlogged.) It was about the lack of motivation. The dearth of questions from readers isn’t encouraging. So, how about dropping me one of your kid’s tricky Maths problems? But surprise, surprise. I got the inspiration for a great post early today, just past 7 am. The Mind...