Three Little Kittens Found their Mittens So they shall have some pie. Said one, “The size for me is an arc from A to B andjust shy of 360!” Not quite sure what this little kitten was going on […]

Continue ReadingOkay, here’s a brain zinger: if someone tells you that they are using the awesome Angle Addition Postulate, what do you think they are adding? If you said “angles,” you would be 100 percent correct! The Angle Addition Postulate basically […]

Continue ReadingTriangles come in all sizes. Some are acute, some are obtuse, and some are just right. The ones that are just right weren’t designed by Goldilocks. But she knew a right triangle when she saw it. She knew that a […]

Continue ReadingThere’s something to be said about angles: “To think I will never see An angle as complementary as thee. An angle whose hungry mouth is open To a supplementary pair unbroken With a line, perpendicular or straight, We a newborn […]

Continue ReadingIf your first thought of a trapezoid was either a flying circus act or a muscle in the shoulder, this blog is for you! First, a minor let down. A trapezoid is nothing exotic as double summersault through the air. […]

Continue ReadingAll right, math wizards, here’s a trick question: does a circle have more than 360° in it? The answer: nope. Once you go all the way around a circle, you end up back at the beginning! Pretty easy, right? But […]

Continue ReadingHere’s a secret that math tutors keep to themselves: Sometimes, the fanciest math skills are actually the simplest ones! Like the ultra-mysterious Reference Angle! Sounds pretty impressive, no? But Reference Angles are actually one of the easiest things to define. […]

Continue ReadingIn the whole, wide world of geometry, there are so many shapes and sizes of triangles that you might think they’re all exactly the same, or that they’re all completely different. Not necessarily! Two triangles must share precisely specific traits […]

Continue ReadingMath brings out the artist in you! While the industrious student can simply whip out a graph calculator to draw up graphing functions, figuring out functions the old-fashioned way can be pretty keen. With nothing but a pencil and a […]

Continue ReadingFinding the perimeter of a rectangle is one of the easiest first steps towards becoming a geometry genius. The formula is simple and quick, and with a little practice, you’ll be finding the perimeter of every rectangle in sight! So […]

Continue ReadingOne of the simple joys of life is a push-pop candy. You remember ‘em: Right, a lollipop without a stick. And while it sounds like a push-up, a Push-Pop doesn’t have the same effect. (And no, eating one does not […]

Continue ReadingA triangular prism has rectangular sides and an equilateral triangle as base, as you can see above. Volume is the maximum quantity a three dimensional closed-shape can hold. Therefore, the maximum quantity a triangular prism can contain is called volume […]

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