Albert Einstein said, "Everything should be made as simple as possible, but not simpler."
In this blog I will write my thoughts for myself and others. I intend to look at teaching and learning from the viewpoint of doing the greatest things in the most minimalistic way. In other words, how can one do teaching that matters without all the fluff that interferes. Blog by Jim Hansen.
Tuesday, March 9, 2010
The Best math Lesson EVer?
Sometimes mutliplication and division can seem a bit confusing. Can you figure out what these old-timers are doing wrong when solving the problem 25/5? Does it equal 5 or 14?
Can you think of other ways to do something similar?