GULP. The first lesson on Sequences and Series. What are they? Basically lists of numbers. Tah-dah! That helps lift the confusion, I'm sure. If not, then this video will do the job. We'll cover arithmetic sequences, geometric sequences, the difference, th...

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GULP. The first lesson on Sequences and Series. What are they? Basically lists of numbers. Tah-dah! That helps lift the confusion, I'm sure. If not, then this video will do the job. We'll cover arithmetic sequences, geometric sequences, the difference, th...

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Now, time to tie it all together, and say good-bye to the Commander-in-TEACH, President ObaMATH. 'Twas a good run, showing the world his hidden math talents, specifically regarding trigonometric identities. In this series finale, we solve trig equations, ...

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Now, time to tie it all together, and say good-bye to the Commander-in-TEACH, President ObaMATH. 'Twas a good run, showing the world his hidden math talents, specifically regarding trigonometric identities. In this series finale, we solve trig equations, ...

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President Barack ObaMATH, in his final days in the West Wing, offers us his hidden talent: verifying trig identities. Using Pythagorean Identities as political strength, he filibusters through several verifications using several strategies offered in the ...

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President Barack ObaMATH, in his final days in the West Wing, offers us his hidden talent: verifying trig identities. Using Pythagorean Identities as political strength, he filibusters through several verifications using several strategies offered in the ...

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In this "State of the Triangle" teaching address, President ObaMATH explores how to apply sum and difference identities with trigonometry. Trig sum and difference formulas help us evaluate sin, cos, tan, csc, sec, and cot of non special right triangle ang...

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In this "State of the Triangle" teaching address, President ObaMATH explores how to apply sum and difference identities with trigonometry. Trig sum and difference formulas help us evaluate sin, cos, tan, csc, sec, and cot of non special right triangle ang...

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This video covers Half-Angle Identities, even though the board says Double-Angle. The Commander-in-TEACH returns for another term, to cover these trigonometric identities and simplify trig expressions. We do half-angle identities for all of the trig funct...

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It's a ObaMATH marathon, churning out new ones every day! Check this one, on Half-Angle Identities. #math...

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This video covers Half-Angle Identities, even though the board says Double-Angle. The Commander-in-TEACH returns for another term, to cover these trigonometric identities and simplify trig expressions. We do half-angle identities for all of the trig funct...

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If you know what sin θ is, could you calculate sin 2θ, cos 2θ, and tan 2θ? Before President ObaMATH, maybe not. But after this Commander-In-TEACH, you sure will! With the aid of our awesome Oval Office student team, we continue our exploration into tr...

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If you know what sin θ is, could you calculate sin 2θ, cos 2θ, and tan 2θ? Before President ObaMATH, maybe not. But after this Commander-In-TEACH, you sure will! With the aid of our awesome Oval Office student team, we continue our exploration into tr...

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The Commander-in-TEACH returns for his second term on trigonometric identities, aka trig identities. Here, we dive into it hard, covering more complex examples. We use factoring, common denominators, and algebra skills for simplifying trig expressions. We...

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The Commander-in-TEACH returns for his second term on trigonometric identities, aka trig identities. Here, we dive into it hard, covering more complex examples. We use factoring, common denominators, and algebra skills for simplifying trig expressions. We...

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In his last days in the Elliptical Office, the Commander-in-TEACH, President ObaMATH, immortalizes his math skills on video, specifically, teaching us about trigonometric identities. We first review the major trigonometric functions, then get down to busi...

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In his last days in the Elliptical Office, the Commander-in-TEACH, President ObaMATH, immortalizes his math skills on video, specifically, teaching us about trigonometric identities. We first review the major trigonometric functions, then get down to busi...

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Why are students always like, "PROOFS?? NO!!!!!" It's funny, the system has hijacked them from us well-intended educators. Time to take them back. In this case, we prove equations true by mathematical induction. That basically means, "if the next item in ...

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Why are students always like, "PROOFS?? NO!!!!!" It's funny, the system has hijacked them from us well-intended educators. Time to take them back. In this case, we prove equations true by mathematical induction. That basically means, "if the next item in ...

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In the sequel to part 1, things get REAL. In a rare on camera moment, Robert gets tripped up in this video while trying to solve the problem. (~6mins in). After much thought, it was decided to leave that in. The goal is to model to students what it looks ...

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In the sequel to part 1, things get REAL. In a rare on camera moment, Robert gets tripped up in this video while trying to solve the problem. (~6mins in). After much thought, it was decided to leave that in. The goal is to model to students what it looks ...

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And now... let's create the rule that describes a sequence! (crickets.) It doesn't have to be that way, because listing out terms based on a rule can be decoded in a way that makes total sense. The key to this whole maze is understanding in real terms wha...

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And now... let's create the rule that describes a sequence! (crickets.) It doesn't have to be that way, because listing out terms based on a rule can be decoded in a way that makes total sense. The key to this whole maze is understanding in real terms wha...

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What? Pascal get's his own triangle? That's not fair, what if I wanted a rhombus? I'd call it "Robert's Rhombus." Until that day, we'll use Pascal's Triangle for binomial expansions. Fear not, we'll define "binomial" and how to do all that stuff well.
Mo...

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What? Pascal get's his own triangle? That's not fair, what if I wanted a rhombus? I'd call it "Robert's Rhombus." Until that day, we'll use Pascal's Triangle for binomial expansions. Fear not, we'll define "binomial" and how to do all that stuff well.
Mo...

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An infinite geometric series? Like, will I be doing this for the rest of my life? Hardly. What's interesting is that even though a sequence of numbers can continue to infinity, you can STILL add up all those numbers. Whoa. We continue the exploration into...

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An infinite geometric series? Like, will I be doing this for the rest of my life? Hardly. What's interesting is that even though a sequence of numbers can continue to infinity, you can STILL add up all those numbers. Whoa. We continue the exploration into...

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It's not a series on Netflix or NBC... it's a Geometric Series. Just as entertaining though, once you "get it." A Geometric Series is basically when you add up all the terms in a geometric sequence. And what's a geometric sequence?... See, the series prev...

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It's not a series on Netflix or NBC... it's a Geometric Series. Just as entertaining though, once you "get it." A Geometric Series is basically when you add up all the terms in a geometric sequence. And what's a geometric sequence?... See, the series prev...

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The Mathema-GYPTIAN rules. Well, not Egypt like a Pharaoh would. But math. Same thing? In this instant-vintage clip from the Yay Math vault, as a class we cover some in-depth examples of hyperbolas. Some would say that the hyperbola is the most complex of...

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#tbt, deep from the #yaymath vault, bringing back the Mathema-GYPTIAN, to practice hyperbolas. #math #algebra...

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The Mathema-GYPTIAN rules. Well, not Egypt like a Pharaoh would. But math. Same thing? In this instant-vintage clip from the Yay Math vault, as a class we cover some in-depth examples of hyperbolas. Some would say that the hyperbola is the most complex of...

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What up, fam? Yay Math In Studio here, covering what first appears to be elusive, but isn't all that bad: Solving Linear-Nonlinear systems of equations. That is, suppose you have any of the conic sections, such as a parabola, circle, ellipse, or hyperbola...

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What up, fam? Yay Math In Studio here, covering what first appears to be elusive, but isn't all that bad: Solving Linear-Nonlinear systems of equations. That is, suppose you have any of the conic sections, such as a parabola, circle, ellipse, or hyperbola...

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Yay Math In Studio dives into figuring out which of the conic sections we're even looking at. The books will often say, "Identify which conic section it is, then write it in standard form." Well we can't do standard form until we know we're looking at a p...

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Yay Math In Studio dives into figuring out which of the conic sections we're even looking at. The books will often say, "Identify which conic section it is, then write it in standard form." Well we can't do standard form until we know we're looking at a p...

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Yay Math is back in the classroom for a video from the vault, yay math! Here, the Mathema-GYPTIAN builds pyramids of deeper understanding for the ellipse, one of the major conic sections. In this one example, we're given the major axis and minor axis leng...

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#tbt Straight from the Yay Math vault, the Mathema-GYPTIAN is BACK, building pyramids of knowledge. #math...

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Yay Math is back in the classroom for a video from the vault, yay math! Here, the Mathema-GYPTIAN builds pyramids of deeper understanding for the ellipse, one of the major conic sections. In this one example, we're given the major axis and minor axis leng...

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... these are a few of my favorite things...
In this second full chapter review installment, we confront the big problems: the exponential function, ln, base e, and... uh oh... half-life word problems involving exponential growth and decay. Yay Math? No ...

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... these are a few of my favorite things...
In this second full chapter review installment, we confront the big problems: the exponential function, ln, base e, and... uh oh... half-life word problems involving exponential growth and decay. Yay Math? No ...

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Yay Math In Studio is back with a short and sweet foray into multiplying and dividing rational expressions. Do we need a common denominator here? Nope! That's only for adding and subtracting these rational friends. In this case, we're simply factoring so ...

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Yay Math In Studio is back with a short and sweet foray into multiplying and dividing rational expressions. Do we need a common denominator here? Nope! That's only for adding and subtracting these rational friends. In this case, we're simply factoring so ...

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Uh-oh. GULP... word problems. They're here, and not going away. Not to worry though, because Yay Math is here to shed some e-asy light on these logs, naturally. Too many math puns for comfort.
But sincerely, the half-life problems, also involving exponen...

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