Monday, 19 January 2009

Today is the worst day of the year!

I know that because of this:

The model is: [W + (D-d)] x TQ
M x NA

The equation is broken down into seven variables: (W) weather, (D) debt, (d) monthly salary, (T) time since Christmas, (Q) time since failed quit attempt, (M) low motivational levels and (NA) the need to take action.

Read more here...

See how the Daily Mail updated it...

Then read about the Corporate Whore...

That's just one way to make money out of Maths!

Then....

"Did you study maths at school? Did you wonder why you were doing it? What did you do with your maths afterwards? Most people assume the only way you can use maths to earn a living is to become an accountant or something dreadful like that! Nothing could be futher from the truth! Mathematics is not just a means of working out your household finances - it is a complete philosophy for looking at the universe and everything that is in it. More has been learned about the origin of the cosmos from theoretical physics (a branch of mathematics) than from astronomy. Medicine has nothing whatever to say about the working of the brain - that is the province of quantum mechanics (a branch of mathematics). Biologists have sequenced the human genome and they know the amino acids the sequences encode but they don't have clue how the code actually works - that is the province of information theory (a branch of mathematics). And for absolutely dead sure, economists don't have the first idea what drives the financial markets!! Perhaps the mathematicians do....."

Read more...

Then you can learn how to make money out of Maths.

Perhaps even tutoring online...








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