Math is in every aspect of cooking, from measuring to weighing and to reading and converting temperatures. But what if you don’t have any measuring tools while cooking, how can math come to your rescue. Enjoy this fun math puzzle with your kids while teaching them how to cook and incorporate math into it. ( Disclosure : Some of the… Read More

# Math

## Shipment and Invoices – Math in EveryDay Life

I believe, it is important as a parent to help our kids understand the connection between math and its implementation in every day life. The best way to do that is to introduce them to a real life problem which can be solved using the math concepts they know. One such simple math problem in everyday life is ‘ Shipment… Read More

## A Bag of Marbles – Math in Everyday Life

“What is the connection between math and everyday life? Simply put, there are many! Whether you’re making a meal for your family or doing your grocery shopping, mathematics can help you make better decisions. It’s important to understand that math isn’t just about numbers- it’s about how we think.” We teach our young kids all the basic math concepts addition… Read More

## Magic Square – Even Number of Squares

Did you enjoy my previous post about solving a 3 X 3 Magic Square. Now, you might be left wondering what about a 4 X 4 Magic square ? Can it be solved the same way ? Well no right, because unlike 3 X 3 Magic square, there is no middle column in the 4 X 4 Magic Square. Therefore,… Read More

## Magic Square 3 X 3

Magic squares have intrigued people from ancient times. A magic square is a square with equal number of rows and columns filled with distinct positive numbers 1, 2, …, arranged in such a way that the sum of the numbers in any horizontal, vertical, or diagonal line is always the same. A 3 X 3 magic square would have 9… Read More

## MatchStick Puzzles – Largest and Smallest Numbers

Matchstick puzzles are fun to solve. These puzzles are pretty engaging can be used in many ways to teach the basic concepts of Math. Recently, we used the math concept of place values and integers to solve these puzzles. We had to rearrange the matchsticks to find out the largest and smallest possible number that can be made using a… Read More