## Poetry and Math: the Lilavati Contest Winners

The Institute for the Advancement of Vedic Mathematics (IAVM) recently announced the winners of the third Lilavati Contest, and three students from the Philippines showed their literary and mathematical prowess. Leo Antonio Policarpio and John Andrei Martinez placed first and…

## Five tips to stop math summer slide

No more classes, no more books, no more teachers’ dirty looks! Is this your child’s summer mantra? While we’re all for some fun and recharging, make sure that they don’t go down that dreaded summer slide. Losing the learning from…

## Doomsdays and Pi Day 2021

Doomsday and Pi Day Happy New Year! In 2021, Pi day or March 14 will fall on a Sunday, that year's doomsday. So will Valentine’s Day Feb 14 and the Fourth of July, the American Independence Day. There are easy-to-remember…

## Doomsdays and Pi Day

Happy New Year! In 2020, which is a leap year, Pi day or March 14 will fall on a Saturday. So will Sept 12, the date of the 1st International Vedic Mathematics Olympiad (IVMO 2020), which will be held in…

## How to Divide by 8 the Easy Way

It was a hot summer day, one made for icy treats. And it turned out, the perfect time to learn about dividing by 8's.

## Calculator Fun 2

Try This Think of a three digit number. Multiply it successively by 7, 11 and 13. What is the result? Example If your three digit number is 168: 168 x 7 = 1176 1176 x 11 = 12936 12936 x…

## Calculator Fun 1

1) Think of a two digit number 2) Multiply it successively by 3, 7, 13, and 37 3) What is the result? For example you r two digit number is 97. 97 x 3 = 291 291 x 7 =…