The tutee in question is my nine year old brother, and the subject is usually mathematics, like in this case, or science. (Yes, I do feel very old with such a young sibling.) This is came out of one of our sessions: Brother: “Set me a division question!” Me: “Okay, what’s 144/12?” B: “12! My … More Tutoring adventures
For those who do not believe in the beauty of mathematics: fractals are geometric shapes that can be split into fragments, each of which is a very similar replica of the image as a whole. They contain very fine detail on VERY small scales, and can rarely be described by common (Euclidean) geometry. These can … More Fractals. Gimme a “what what”!