## Mean

Mean is the average of the numbers. How to Find the Mean It is easy to calculate: add up all the numbers divide by how many numbers there are In other words it is the sum divided by the count Mean For Negative Numbers How to handle negative numbers? Adding a negative number is the … Continue reading "Mean"

## Arithmetic Sequences and Series Sums

Sequence A Sequence is a set of things (usually numbers) that are in order. 1, 3, 5, 7, … Each number in the sequence is called a term (or sometimes “element” or “member”). Arithmetic Sequence In an Arithmetic Sequence, the difference between one term and the next is called a constant. In other words, we … Continue reading "Arithmetic Sequences and Series Sums"

## Temperature Conversion: Celsius to Fahrenheit, Vice Versa

There are 2 main temperature scales: Scale Detail °C the Celsius Scale (part of the Metric System, used in most other countries) °F the Fahrenheit Scale (used in the US) They both measure the same thing (temperature!), but use different numbers Typical Temperatures in Daily Life Description °C °F Moderate Oven 180 356 Water boils 100 … Continue reading "Temperature Conversion: Celsius to Fahrenheit, Vice Versa"

## Degree of Polynomial

Degree can mean several things in mathematics: In Geometry a degree (°) is a way of measuring angles, In Algebra “Degree” is sometimes called “Order” Degree of a Polynomial A polynomial looks like this: 2x3 + 3x2 + x -1 The Degree (for a polynomial with one variable, like x) is the largest exponent of that variable. More … Continue reading "Degree of Polynomial"