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Are there really gender differences in math ability?

Short answer: no. I’m quite pleased to have run across this article from June 2008 in the U.S. News and World Report that disproves the theory that boys are better at math than girls. According to University of Wisconsin-Madison psychology … Continue reading

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Mathematical minds

I was laying in bed last night, thinking about my own personal math deficiencies. I blogged on my arithmetic difficulties on my other blog once. I couldn’t fall asleep last night and I really wanted to try and manipulate numbers … Continue reading

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What I’m reading…intellectual stuff

A little light reading I’m doing: Metamagical Themas: Questing for the Essence of Mind and Pattern by Douglas R. Hofstadter. In case you thought I my last few posts were boring and downright frivolous. Yeah, I know, they were. I … Continue reading

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