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    Default Attention teachers and math geeks: a new way to multiply

    Pretty wild. I've tried it, and it seems to work.

    http://www.glumbert.com/media/multiply
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    Default Re: Attention teachers and math geeks: a new way to multiply

    Pretty cool!
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    Default Re: Attention teachers and math geeks: a new way to multiply

    That is interesting.

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    Default Re: Attention teachers and math geeks: a new way to multiply

    The explanation behind it is rather straight-forward if you look at what he's doing, but it's an interesting way to illustrate multiplication in a new way.
    Narf!

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    Default Re: Attention teachers and math geeks: a new way to multiply

    I need to show that to my daughter. She's 11 and she's had multiple teachers and tutors try to show her different ways to multiply (and divide) but it's obvious that her brain is just wired different. This seems like something she could get her head around pretty easily.

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    Default Re: Attention teachers and math geeks: a new way to multiply

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    The explanation behind it is rather straight-forward if you look at what he's doing, but it's an interesting way to illustrate multiplication in a new way.
    Yup

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    Default Re: Attention teachers and math geeks: a new way to multiply

    Wow. I just tried it. I just copied what he did though, but nevertheless, it works! Awesome find!










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