roulette animated - not for gambling - it’s a math thing

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matthen: Visualizing math. A roulette (Line formed by rolling one curve around another) traced from rolling an ellipse inside a circle.

(via visualizingmath)

—

Yogi Berra

So, did he mean baseball was 45% mental?

(Source: quotationadmiration)

Dear Mr. Shannon,

Just wanted to let you know that another day has passed and I didn’t use any of the algebra you taught me.

That makes 16, 790 days in a row. (Multiplication I do use.)

"— KR

Dear Algebra,

Please stop asking me to find your X.

She’s not coming back. Get over her.

— KR

**Calvin:** You know, I don’t think math is a science. I think it’s a religion.

**Hobbes:** A religion?

**Calvin: **Yeah. All these equations are like miracles. You take two numbers and when you add them, they magically become one new number! No one can say how it happens. You either believe it or you don’t. This whole book is full of things that have to be accepted on faith! It’s a religion!

The way I often approached math problems.

I was actually good at math until they started to mix letters in with the numbers. Letters belong in language classes.