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You are not logged in. #26 20130416 23:01:09
Re: Why girls don't like math?Most people do not like math. In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them. I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it. All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof. #27 20130501 20:10:17
Re: Why girls don't like math?and those who say they hate it, definately hate it? 'And fun? If maths is fun, then getting a tooth extraction is fun. A viral infection is fun. Rabies shots are fun.' 'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it' 'Who are you to judge everything?' Alokananda #28 20130501 20:12:19
Re: Why girls don't like math?I would have to say that is true. In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them. I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it. All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof. #29 20130501 20:42:29
Re: Why girls don't like math?When I play with my cousins, we always play "The adding game" with my deck of cards, and it is a math game because it involves basic addition skills. I have a girl among my cousins, she's not that good in math, but she made that game. 246 pages on Prime Numbers Wiki (+1) #30 20130501 20:45:49
Re: Why girls don't like math?I think the [unfriendly comment removed by bobbym] In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them. I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it. All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof. #31 20130501 20:46:43
#33 20130502 10:17:45
Re: Why girls don't like math?Not really. Not just English but your own language is just as important. If you can not speak or write you will not be able to convey your ideas to other people. In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them. I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it. All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof. #34 20130502 10:58:57
