Mathematicians are People Too
Most people either
like mathematics... or they don't. Many have discovered that
the more they understand mathematics, the better they like it. Sometimes
they actually ENJOY it! Yes, math can be fun! So many
things in our everyday life are related to mathematics. Most
of the time if it wasn't for math, we'd be living in the dark ages. Literally!
Here you can find
answers to math questions and everyday math problems. You
can also discover what some of our experts thought about math when
they were in school. In some cases you will be surprised
at the field they entered for a career!
through the mathematics questions in our Q&A archive:
Here is an everyday
math problem. How far is it to the horizon?
were often misunderstood in history, sometimes mathematicians are
not very well understood today.
Who said this?
Use the google.com
search at the Imagiverse.ORG home page to see who said each of the
following and find out what they do today!
subjects in school were math and science because we got to learn
all about how and why things in the world work."
my teachers tried, they were not able to make Math or Science
real for me."
in school!!! Take
as many math and science courses as you can."
was good at my multiplication tables and long division but I
had trouble concentrating on the problems."
math (geometry, sequences, teasers, etc.) was my passion."
hated math. I just never seemed to get it. But you
know what? I just kept working at it and one day it just
started getting easier."
like using math to describe and understand the world (in fact
the essence of computer graphics is simulating reality with math
of facts has always been hard for me."
had a lot of trouble with maths or, to be precise, with arithmetic. I
always found basic calculation a major challenge."
became a computer programmer by accident!"
would say that Science and Math subjects were the most difficult
for me, but not because I didn't like them."
"I loved math
and found science very interesting."
depended often on the teachers whether I liked or disliked
I didn't like math. Math just didn't appeal to me at that
day is largely full of theorems, calculations, and obscure concepts
that the ordinary layman would not want to touch!"