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Nov14

## What Are Cylinders?

In this week’s post, we will look at cylinders. Have you heard of them? Do you know what they are? Do you know their characteristics? We will talk about all of this below. What are cylinders? Cylinders are geometric solids that are formed by a rectangle rotating about one of its sides. How are cylinders […]

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Oct18

## Angles Explained with Clockhands

In today’s post, we’ll be relating clocks to angles as we are learning how to calculate the angle that the two hands on a clock form. An analog clock has 12 numbers, which divide the clock into 12 equal parts. These divisions indicate the hours. Each hour is divided into five subdivisions that amount to […]

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Oct17

## Straight and Curved Lines – Geometry

A long, long time ago (give or take 2,000 years) there was a culture, to which we owe a sizable part of the mathematics that we know today: Ancient Greece. The most important contribution probably came from Euclid, who gathered all the information that was known about mathematics at the time and compiled it in […]

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