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Place Value

People often take the amazingness of mathematics for granted and forget that it is the most powerful technology ever invented by man. One huge leap that happened about 3,000 years ago was the invention of the place value system. Prior


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Python and Maths

It seems to me that the connection between programming and maths is often under-emphasized, with some people claiming that maths is not even necessary when learning to code. I disagree. From positioning items on the screen to dealing with complex

A-Level Maths

Many students find that the jump from GCSE to A-level Maths is a large one, and even those who did very well in their GCSE can really struggle. Part of the problem is that there is so much material to

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Arranging things

Sometimes we want to know how many ways there are to arrange a collection of objects. Suppose we use the three letters a,b and c as our objects. The possible ways of arranging them are as follows: a,b,c a,c,b b,a,c