Math and Deductive Reasoning
Why Difficult Algebra Story Problems
Are Good For You - See why doing difficult mixture problems will
help you later in life. Includes an actual mixture problem.
Visit a Demo Ecommerce Site and Explore
The Mathematical Logic Used - Visit this working demo-model of an
ecommerce site to see the use and importance of mathematical logic.
Is There Really Such a Thing as a Free
Laptop? - See how marketing firms can afford to give away laptop
computers by using some mathematical logic.
Applying Game Theory To The Cuban
Missile Crisis - See how the Cuban Missile Crisis can be modeled
with the branch of mathematics known as "Game Theory".
Mathematics - a Tool For Philosophical
Thought - Why Mathematics was probably a prerequisite for such
great philosophers as Plato.
Mathematics: Valuable For Developing
a Sharp Logical Mind - Mathematics helps to develop critical
thinking and problem solving skills.
How Deductive Proof Prepared Albert
Einstein For Calculus and Physics - Read how the Geometry proofs
Albert Einstein tackled at age 10 prepared him for Calculus and
The Mathematical Logic Used To Interpret
an Automotive Lemon Law - The Minnesota Lemon Law for used cars is
written as a mathematical logic statement.
How Advertisers use Logic To Write Ads
- Read how advertisers will add conditions to the premise so as to
make their guarantee virtually worthless without the average person
Using the Deductive Reasoning, Wiggle
Words, and Logic in Politics - Politicians count on the fact that
many people do not pay careful attention to every word they speak.
Use of Guilt and Giving in Fundraising -
Charities get you to incorrectly assume that the opposite (inverse) of
an assumed statement is true and thus "guilt" you into giving.
Using Logic To Explain How a 3-way
Switch Works - Knowing mathematical logic makes knowing how to
wire the 3-way switch fairly simple.
Cybersquatting and Logic as a
2-column Proof - How a court of law used logic to rule on this
cybersquatting case. See the similarity to a common 2-column geometry
Using Logic to Expose a Forgery
- How mathematical logic is used to expose a forgery of a George
The If-Then Statement and Global Warming
- How to prove or disprove the current global warming theory by using
Weight Loss If-Then Statements and The FTC
- "With Enforma, you can eat what you want and never, ever, ever have
to diet again."
Law School Requirements For Mathematics
- Read about the mathematics requirements for those going to law