I was at a party on Saturday night and a friend asked what type of math class I am taking. I said “Discrete Math.” In response, she said that she had never heard of it, and was going to Google it. Another friend said that she would not find it on Google because it was... Continue Reading →

# Counting & Binomial coefficients with scipy

My Discrete Math final is coming up on December 16. We had a midterm on Sunday, December 3. In the remaining two weeks, the class will cover 5 chapters. I am not sure how the professor will do this in our last 3 hour lecture, but he has taught this class before, so I know... Continue Reading →

# Math is beautiful, Math is ugly

My discrete math class has allowed me to see math in a new way. Some days when I am doing homework, I think that math is beautiful -- it makes so much sense and it fits together in such a way that is akin to beauty. Then, there are other days when math is truly... Continue Reading →

# Discrete Math

Today was my third Discrete Math class. I like my teacher because he ties the material to computer science topics. One issue I had with calculus in college is that it seemed very abstract, and I couldn’t see why it was useful. Gratefully, my teacher makes these connections, which makes the material more interesting. Today... Continue Reading →

# Connections Continue ….

Discrete Math and Sympy Today I have to finish reading for my Discrete Math class. While at times reading the text and following the examples is mind bending, at other times it makes perfect sense in a way that causes me to smile. So far, I think that Discrete Math is a combination of geometry... Continue Reading →