A student taking up mathematics answered a series of non-mathematics questions and got a grade of 0. If you are his mathematics teacher who would check the test paper, would you have given him the same mark?
Below are the questions and his witty and funny answers.
Sending secret messages using codes has been a practice since the ancient time. In the Roman Empire, military officers would let messengers cut their hair, tattoo a secret message on their head, and send them to another place to relay the message once the hair had grown.
In Sparta, a device called scytale consisting of a cylindrical tool with a strip of parchment was used to encode and decode messages. Julius Caesar was known to perform letter substitutions to messages to make them unreadable. The method is now known as the Caesar cipher. Continue reading
Many of us find mathematics boring, so here are some funny math quotes that will make you smile or even giggle.
“Mathematics is made of 50 percent formulas, 50 percent proofs, and 50 percent imagination.”
Women have a passion for mathematics. They divide their age in half, double the price of their clothes, and always add at least five years to the age of their best friend.
“Small minds discuss persons. Average minds discuss events. Great minds discuss ideas. Really great minds discuss mathematics.”
“Since the mathematicians have invaded the theory of relativity, I do not understand it myself any more.” — Albert Einstein Continue reading
… looks like this? What would you do?
If I were you, I would immediately inform my employer that I can’t accept this paycheck since and (Why?). This is only worth 0.002 dollars.