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In the field of mathematics, area refers to the total space in terms of square units. Whenever a person wants to measure how big the space is within a particular shape, he/she is actually referring to the shape’s total area. In simple shapes like squares and rectangles for example, the basic calculation for area involves [...]

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Arithmetic is considered the simplest and most basic branch of mathematics. This particular branch provides concepts on the basic manipulation of numbers through the so-called mathematical operations namely addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division. Arithmetic may be the most basic off all mathematical categories or branches but it is considered the most important and fundamental for [...]

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Vector in the field of mathematics refer to a quantity that contains both magnitude value and the corresponding direction. As opposed to scalar quantities which only have magnitude, vectors contain details of an object’s magnitude and direction. When applied to everyday settings, vector quantities may be useful in giving people directions about a friend’s house [...]

Written on September 14, 2014 | Posted in

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What is a Quadrilateral? A quadrilateral is a geometric shape that is composed of 4 sides (sometimes called edges) and 4 corners (sometimes called vertices). All the four sides in a quadrilateral shape may or may have the same length. Consequently, all corners may vary in terms of angles, but will always total to 360 [...]

Written on June 7, 2011 | Posted in

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What is Quotient? In the world of mathematics, quotient is the answer or result of a division problem or formula. A simple math problem involving division involves three main parts namely, the dividend, the divisor, and the quotient. The dividend is the main number of the division or mathematical formula. This main number is then [...]

Written on May 28, 2011 | Posted in

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What is Slope Interface Form? Slope Interface Form refers to the way used as expression for a linear function, also used as fancy name that refers to a straight line, as an equation. In order to know and understand more this concept, it is vital to refer to the model: y=mx+b. In this equation, m [...]

Written on May 24, 2011 | Posted in

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What is Pie in Math Pie in math does not actually have a letter “e” in the word. It is only referred to as Pi and has the In its etymological meaning, Pi is actually a Greek letter, which is basically used as representation of the number to calculate and measure the circumference of a [...]

Written on May 19, 2011 | Posted in

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What is Slugging Percentage? Slugging percentage is basically a mathematical equation utilized in baseball statistics, which is also abbreviated as SLG. It is commonly and popularly used as measurement of the ability and power of the batter or hitter. It also takes into consideration salient elements such as the different varieties of hits a batter [...]

Written on May 18, 2011 | Posted in

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What Is IIP3? In the world of telecommunications, it is important to keep on improving what technology has already been in existence. This is the main reasons why there are a lot of techniques done in order to further what has been invented already. In doing so, it is important to make use of computations [...]

Written on May 13, 2011 | Posted in

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