mathematics for the masses
happy holidaze from dansmath! here's to you (the time magazine person of the year!) / dan will be bach after the new year but before the macworld expo in SF / show #25 will be packed with math goodies / please send in your comments, questions, and better math jokes (podcast@dansmath.com) / how do you like my embellished icosahedron?
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dansmathcast_024 dansmathcast #24 : beginning my second year! / we look at consumer computer math, exponential and log functions, another type of secret code / a 'systematic' answer to an e-mail / the solution of the 'can' problem / this math joke is a joke / visit www.dansmath.com / vote for our show at podcastalley
Direct download: dansmathcast_024.mp3
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the dan vinci code on my upcoming show #24, learn about the math behind some secret ciphers such as in the da vinci code, and in public key cryptography / listen to (one-year anniversary) show #23 for the basics of encoding and decoding / check out my holiday 'presence' at YouTube and MySpace, my member name is "dansmath"
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dansmathcast_023 dansmathcast #23 - One Full Year! / we explore radical equations, secret codes, read some e-mail, explode another math myth, and use calculus to find max or min / two other math websites (besides www.dansmath.com), and a math joke round out the show!
Direct download: dansmathcast_023.mp3
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soon to be... show twenty-three! i am working on my next podcast / and will be speaking at a math teachers conference this week / showing some of my mathematica graphics and animations and plugging my podcast / my new problem-of-the-week #256 is up now on www.dansmath.com / i dare you to try it-- no charge! % ;-}
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dansmathcast_022 dansmathcast #22 / it's for you / this time we... discuss voting systems, start a new algebra book, look at functions, bask in the fan mail, and meet more quadratic numbers with weird properties / math joke is a calculus limerick / download all the old shows and learn a lot!
Direct download: dansmathcast_022.mp3
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other voting methods with the midterm elections (and midterm exams) behind us, we might start looking at other voting systems, besides the simple "plurality" / there are "instant runoff" and other surprising methods used in other parts of the world / we'll look into these on upcoming podcast #22
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dansmathcast_021 dansmathcast #21 - it's not a show about blackjack (or jack black) / this time it's medical math / dansquotes from podango / the unfinished chapter on quadratics / algebraic number fields of degree 2 / show 19 parabola found / mediccast promo
Direct download: dansmathcast_021.mp3
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running, then podcasting... hello runners and math nerds - are we a small or large intersection on the big venn diagram of life? / i just finished the silicon valley half marathon in record time - my slowest ever! / now working on show #21 - it will be out by halloween with more good math stuff for you!
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is math class a joke? your math class should make sense, but it shouldn't be so easy it's a joke / challenge yourself with some of the harder homework problems, even ones that aren't assigned / if you need a break from studying, listen to the math joke at the end of each of my podcasts!
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