The surprising beauty of mathematics | Jonathan The Beauty and Power of Mathematics | William 4 months ago   09:14

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Jonathan Matte has been teaching Mathematics for 20 years, the last 13 at Greens Farms Academy. Formerly the Mathematics Department Chair, he is currently the 12th Grade Dean and Coach of the GFA Math Team and the CT State Champion Quiz Team. A former Jeopardy! contestant, Jon's outside-of-the classroom passions lie in the world of puzzles and games, both as a competitor (in the American Crossword Puzzle Tournament and the World Puzzle Championships, among others) and a creator (orchestrating the long-running GFA Puzzle Hunt and crafting puzzles that have made their way into GAMES Magazine).

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Mario Stelzner
YEAH! MATHEMATICS IS GREAT IF YOU HAVE THE MEASURING TOOLS AND IMPLEMENTS TO USE IT WITH. OTHERWISE, IT'S NOTHING MORE THAN A TOY TO PLAY WITH.

AHAHAHA LOL FOR MATH!
Michael Sandoval
I believe there are super smart people suppressed by society, & their opinions or theories are needed.

Call me arrogant, but I believe I have special ideas, but I lack the courage and resources to prove my ideas are valuable, & I also lack the courage to act arrogant enough to think my ideas matter.

I believe every person ever born has the possibility to change something for the better, & I know there are people who suppress other people’s thoughts because they themselves are arrogant enough to demean them.

😞
Vikash Kourav
Kuch bhi samaj me ni aa ra *Bhosdike* 🤗 Love from India💙
gabehcuoD suoitneterP
This guy is boiling more meth.
SHIVENDRA KUMAR
Cameraman deserves Oscar 😂😂😂🤣😎
Tom Meyers
Plato never imagined the teachers unions. The question today is why don't these kids know a single damn thing.
ukidding
maths is about measurement. period. no need to get philosophical
X Force
The only beauty i see on math is the mental hurting
The Doctor
Wow, bottom-line: "Find a teacher who asks right questions"
Mashael Ahmed Khan
OMG I SWEAR TO GOD I HAVE THE SAME GO-TO DOODLE 😲😲
Samah Ragab
whats the beauty in numbers with letters am a person who will never get math
lesedi lekabe
Thanks.
Soubhagyajit Biswal
mindboggling 🎯
Shanu
The only thing I like about math is geometry cuz I can see what is happening but algebra I can solve the problems but it doesn't make sense to me
hung pham
i dont understand , maybe it is too
hard for me???
Avaloney
Engraçado ele
Khairul N Osman
I like to hear when someone@mathematician makes it easier for me to understand about maths.
mmh sandwich
Fun fact his last name matte is mathematics in swedish
Timmy B
I like turtles
Anubhav Kesarwani
Mathemagic
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The Beauty and Power of Mathematics | William The surprising beauty of mathematics | Jonathan 4 months ago   12:42

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William Tavernetti has a PhD in Applied Mathematics from UC Davis and is currently a lecturer at UC Davis in the department of Mathematics. William also works as a teacher fellow for the Introduction to Engineering Mechanics Cluster at the California State Summer School for Mathematics and Science (COSMOS). Prior to graduate school William worked as a Junior Reliability Engineer for Valador Inc. supporting the NASA Altair Lunar Lander. William also holds a BA in Philosophy and a BS in Mathematical Sciences from UC Santa Barbara.

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