Researchers Have Found Reason Why Boys are Better at Maths Than Girls
A new study has found that the reason why boys are better at maths
The study shows that this is because girls, already bogged down with the stereotypes that they are not as good at maths
as boys, tend to worry more, and this erodes the mental resources needed for problem solvin...
Students With Sleep Disorder Symptoms Score Badly in Maths
Parents whose children are weak at mathematics, reading, and writing better watch out for symptoms of sleep disorders in their kids, for a research suggests that such symptoms may cause students to have more trouble academically than their peers. Authored by Alyssa Bachmann of Chappaqua Public Sch...
Joint Mathematics Meetings in Washington, D.C.
...Robin Wilson (The Open University), Tuesday, January 6, 6:00-7:30 p.m., Regency Ballroom, Omni Shoreham Hotel. Wilson is also presenting The Story of maths
in two parts, Tuesday, January 6, 3:00-4:00 p.m., Marshall Ballroom South, Mezzanine Level, Marriott, and Wednesday, January 7, 3:00-4:00 p.m., Marsha...
Mathematics simplifies sleep monitoring
Mr Terrill said a band, placed around the child's chest, recorded breathing rates which were then analysed using the new formula based on the maths
of chaos theory.
It has been successfully tested on 30 children so far.
Current sleep monitoring involves an overnight stay in a hospital slee...
Math battling cancer, deciding life's challenges lead list as INFORMS meet in Seattle
surprising triumph fighting prostate cancer and a scientists practical advice for approaching decisions about career, having a child, and purchasing a...
1 in 14 Young Adults Cant Solve Simple Math Sums
...le mathematical calculations are a knotty affair for most young adults in the UK who have recently left school, for 1 in 14 of them cannot solve basic maths
questions meant for 8-year-olds, according to a survey .
The survey was conducted to mark the release of the ITV DVD Numberjacks: Calli...
Fingers of Kids can Predict Their Performance in Exams
...University of Bath study suggests that English and maths
tests results are related to the length of fingers...'.
Using scores in 'key stage' English and maths
tests, the researchers compared the measurements o...sure to testosterone, were more likely to excel at maths
In the same way, pupils with...
Reason Behind Dyscalculia Revealed
...d out what would happen when the areas relevant to maths
learning in the right parietal lobes were effectiv...und that stimulation to this brain region during a maths
test radically impacted on the subjects’ reaction ...ts for a short time while the subjects completed a maths
task that involved comparing two digits, one large...
Equal Opportunity for the Disabled
...id you know that Albert Einstein suffered a learning disability// and could not speak till he turned three years old? Einstein also had a problem with maths
in school. And, if he could go on to become a world famous Mathematician, it is undoubtedly, the will to surmount odds as well as the support enabled ...
British Pupils Opt for Online Tuition from India
...nd it is the same with education.
"There are certain limits to what can be taught online - drama, for instance, would be difficult. But English, maths
and science lessons work extremely well."
The report said that pupils book sessions in advance, then log on to a website where they share essays...