By kate [loop] hannon | Algebra , Biblical Math Blog , High School , Math in Action , Science

This Saturday, July 20, 2019, marks the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 landing on the moon. This achievement would never have been possible apart from the Creator’s faithful sustaining hand, and men using the ability He gave them to use math to explore His creation. Day after day, God holds creation together in such […]

Continue readingBy Dr. Adam F. Hannon | Algebra , Biblical Math Blog , Science

Part 1 of 3 Note: I’m excited to introduce this series of guest posts from a good friend, physicist, engineer, and data scientist, Dr. Adam F. Hannon. The series explores waves (and I don’t just mean ocean waves!). More technical details are given in the endnotes for those who would like to dig deeper. I […]

Continue readingBy kate [loop] hannon | Algebra , Biblical Math Blog , Math in Action , Music

This short video offers a brief peek at the mathematical relationship between different musical notes. In it, you’ll see just a glimpse at how math (including algebra and pi) can help us describe the order God has placed in the sounds around us. After you watch it, stop and think for a moment about math […]

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By kate [loop] hannon | Algebra , Biblical Math Blog , Math in Action , Science

With a lot of the U.S. facing cold temperatures and snow recently, I thought it might be a good time to write about how math helps us explore the weather. Basic Math & the Weather – Have you ever noticed how many times numbers appear in news reports on the weather? Consider this recent ABC […]

Continue readingBy kate [loop] hannon | Algebra , Biblical Math Blog , Mathematicians

I’ve started the algebra section in the math curriculum I’m writing–which meant the time had finally come to cover Euler’s life. Leonard Euler has to be one of my favorite mathematicians. This short extract from the curriculum highlights some important lessons his life teaches. – Katherine It’s fitting that we end our first week looking […]

Continue readingBy kate [loop] hannon | Algebra , Biblical Math Blog , Geometry , Helpful Math Resources , Practical Ideas , Teaching Resources

Some time ago, I reviewed Make It Real Activity Library, Volume 1. Recently, they released a volume 2. Volume 2 is very similar to volume 1; once again, I appreciated how the series, designed as a curriculum supplement, provides numerous, stand-alone, real-world application problems for students. The series does not claim to be Christian, so […]

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