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## Consecutive Numbers

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Consecutive Numbers Task 1 Problem 1 Write down 3 consecutive numbers. Square the middle one. Multiply the first and the third number. Compare the two numbers, what do you notice? Problem 2 ========= Write down two consecutive numbers. Square both of the numbers and find the difference between the squares. What do you notice? Problem 1 ========= I am going to investigate several sets of three consecutive numbers to see if the square of the middle is related to

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## The Fibonacci Numbers

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The Fibonacci numbers were first discovered by a man named Leonardo Pisano. He was known by his nickname, Fibonacci. The Fibonacci sequence is a sequence in which each term is the sum of the 2 numbers preceding it. The first 10 Fibonacci numbers are: (1, 1, 2, 3, 5, 8, 13, 21, 34, 55, 89). These numbers are obviously recursive. Fibonacci was born around 1170 in Italy, and he died around 1240 in Italy. He played an important role in reviving ancient mathematics and made significant contributions

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## Origin of the Number Zero

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time, so did the number zero. Zero did not seem to be an obvious start to the natural numbers to the mathematicians who pioneered the different number systems of the past. Having a symbol that meant basically “nothing” appeared in a few cultures but usually long after the initial creation of the culture’s number system and sometimes was a controversial idea. (Textbook) The delay in adding zero to the number systems was most likely because in most cultures the earliest number systems were additive

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## Proportions Of Numbers And Magnitudes

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Proportions of Numbers and Magnitudes In the Elements, Euclid devotes a book to magnitudes (Five), and he devotes a book to numbers (Seven). Both magnitudes and numbers represent quantity, however; magnitude is continuous while number is discrete. That is, numbers are composed of units which can be used to divide the whole, while magnitudes can not be distinguished as parts from a whole, therefore; numbers can be more accurately compared because there is a standard unit representing one of something

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## Rational Numbers

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different numbers. Numbers can be classified into groups which with a little bit of studying are easy to understand over time. Terms in math are thrown around easily and if you don’t understand the terms math will suddenly become much more difficult. The terms and groups that I am referring to are where the different numbers fall into different groups. These groups are Natural numbers, Whole numbers, Integers, Rational numbers, Real numbers, and Irrational numbers. First Natural numbers which are

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## Number and Operations

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confuse decimal amounts because so many numbers are involved. Students originally learn that more digits equal a greater amount. For example, they might think that 0.2398476 is greater than 0.72 because it has more digits. In order to keep students from being confused and misunderstanding the true amounts, I would teach a strategy called leading digit (Cathcart, Pothier, Vance, & Bezuk, 2011, p. 278). Using the leading digit strategy takes unneeded numbers away making comparing the two fractions

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## The T-Number

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The T-Number Explanation- In this unit I will use the phrases t shape, t number and t total a lot. They will be seen on grids of numbers like this: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 This particular grid can be described as 5 x 5 grid because it goes 5 numbers across and 5 numbers down. You will also notice that the 5 times table occurs if you read the last column downwards.

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## The Use of Numbers in The Queen of Spades

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The Use of Numbers in The Queen of Spades The use of numbers, especially the three and to a lesser extent the seven, is of major importance in Alexander Pushkin's The Queen of Spades. The use of three permeates the text in several ways, these being major, minor, and in reference to time. According to Alexandr Slonimsky in an essay written in 1922, "A notion of the grouping of three is dominant..." (429). In the major details of the story, we find "three fantastic moments" (Slonimsky 429)

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## Gensis Exodus Numbers Summeries

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GENESIS: 1-2: God simply created everything, the Heavens and Earth. The created teaches us that God is creative and he is in control of all. Then he created man in his image, and told then to be fruitful. He provided everything we and the animals needed to live. There was morning and evening on the sixth day. On the seventh and final day of creation God rested. I think this means we also need rest. He made a helper for man and then was women from the rib of Adam. God gave the gift of marriage

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## Powers from Numbers

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In Gulliver’s Travels by Johnathan Swift, through the groups Gulliver meets such as the small Lilliputians, the giant Brobdingnags, and the half-human Houyhnms, he learns there are no specific guidelines as to who can have power; it comes from the number of those on the opposing side. First, power is exemplified with the Lilliputians; Gulliver is completely submissive to them despite their small size, simply because he was outnumbered. Similarly, the Brobdingnags have control, and therefore power

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