## Winners of the 1st Math2Shine International Vedic Mathematics Competition

Lokesh Tayal, CEO of Math2Shine recently released the results of the 1st Math2Shine International Vedic Mathematics Competition held online last July 22, 2023 through his Philippine partner, Virgilio Prudente of MATH-Inic Philippines. 8 contestants, namely, Narey Tang, Anne Dorothy F.…

## VMTTC discount offer extended until Aug 5, 2023.

Math2Shine extended the discount offer to participants of the 1st Math2Shine International Vedic Mathematics Competition in its Vedic Math Teacher Training Course until August 5, 2023 Previously, it offered the 90% discount to all local coordinators and 80% discount to…

## All From 9 and the Last from 10

If I pay the shirt which I purchased for P768.45 with a P1,000 bill, how much change will I get? This is a problem which we always encounter whenever we go to the market or go shopping. This is simple…

## The First by the First and the Last by the Last

112 + 222 + 332 + 442 + 552 = ? a) 4505 b) 5566 c) 5808 d) 6655 e) 7105 This question was given in the Juniors and older age groups in the 1st Math2Shine International Vedic Mathematics  Competition…

## More than 1000 Filipinos to join the 1st Math2Shine IVMC

Over 1000 Filipino students to be assisted by over 50 local coordinators will participate in the 1st Math2Shine International Vedic Mathematics Competition to be held online on July 22, 2023. This competition is considered to be the second training event…

## Creating Zeroes*

Imagine purchasing 3 items costing P 13.55, P36.75 and P48.25 respectively. To know the total purchase, most people rely on the calculator in their cell phones. But there are techniques which can enable us to calculate in less time than…

## How to evaluate algebraic expressions mentally

If f(x) = 5x^4 – 26x^3 – 27x^2 + 17x + 3, then f(6) = ? This problem is from David Robinson’s “Mental Math Challenge for Teachers”. Robinson is a retired teacher who handled various high school Math subjects for…

## IAVM chair to visit the Philippines in August

James Glover, chair of the Institute for the Advancement of Vedic Mathematics (IAVM), a British-registered charity dedicated to the promotion of Vedic Mathematics worldwide will be in the Philippines from August 4 to August 30, 2023 for the “Inspirational Maths…

## Application of “Doubling and Halving” and “By Addition and By Subtraction”

In a TV quiz show, the prize for each correct answer is double that of the previous question: P1k for the first question, P2k for the second, P4k for the 3rd and so on until the 10th question when P512K…