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Mathematics in the Kitchen

Mathematics is not only useful for solving problems and equations, but also for everyday activities such as cooking and baking. In this article, we will explore some of the ways that mathematics can help us in the kitchen, especially with the various unit conversions, measurements, and calculations one encounters daily whether cooking at home or… Read More »

Posted in Cooking | Also tagged , , , | By Georgi Georgiev Comments closed
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What Percentage Problems to Know at Each Grade Level?

Understanding percentages is a fundamental aspect of mathematical education that is used in a wide variety of real-world applications. This is why it’s so important to have a good grasp of percentages from an early age, as each level of education builds on the previous to form a solid foundation to build upon. From kindergarten… Read More »

Posted in Education, Mathematics | Also tagged | By Hana LaRock Comments closed
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How Much Does a 20ft Shipping Container Weigh?

Shipping containers have many purposes today, but primarily, they are used to send products overseas. Both individuals utilize shipping containers for transport of both commercial and non-commercial goods. And, anyone that plans on shipping items using one will want to know how much a shipping container weighs as well as how much it can hold.… Read More »

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What is the Assumption of Break Even Analysis?

Most of us know what “to break even” means. In the context of a company earning a profit, breaking even means you didn’t lose money, but you also didn’t earn. For some companies just starting out, breaking even isn’t so bad, especially if you’ve invested money to start the business, or you’ve recently put a… Read More »

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