Mathematical headaches? Problem solved!
Hi, I'm Colin, and I'm here to help you make sense of maths
Algebra which cannot be translated into good English and sound common sense, is bad algebra.
— William Kingdon Clifford
Colin is a Weymouth maths tutor, author of several Maths For Dummies books and A-level maths guides. He started Flying Colours Maths in 2008.
He lives with an espresso pot and nothing to prove.
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I teach in my home in Abbotsbury Road, Weymouth.
It's a 15-minute walk from Weymouth station, and it's on bus routes 3, 8 and X53. On-road parking is available nearby.
I think I've pretty much always taught using numbers. twitter.com/stammer_teacher/st…
30 minutes ago
π/4 equals 1, minus a third, plus a fifth, minus a seventh, plus a ninth, minus an eleventh, plus a thirteenth, min… twitter.com/i/web/status/12801…
About 9 hours ago
Right now I’m skeptical that we *can* drive through all this floodwater, but we are where we are primarily because… twitter.com/i/web/status/12801…
I like this from Bill Thurston: "The product of mathematics is clarity and understanding.”
About 10 hours ago
Base-√10 logarithms (+£2 p&p) twitter.com/RichardWiseman/sta…