The Algebra of Everything
by Dr Marcel Jackson
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What exactly is algebra? How can we find examples of it in everyday life? Dr Marcel Jackson has the answers.
|1||VideoThe Algebra of Google Pageranks||Dr Marcel Jackson explains how Google uses algebra in determining pageranks.||3/20/2013||Free||View In iTunes|
|2||VideoThe Algebra of Order||Dr Marcel Jackson explains how order uses algebra.||3/13/2013||Free||View In iTunes|
|3||VideoThe Algebra of Time Intervals||Dr Marcel Jackson explains how algebra works in events that run for different durations.||3/6/2013||Free||View In iTunes|
|4||VideoThe Algebra of Groundhog Day||Dr Marcel Jackson explains how in reality, things can't always be just false and true.||2/27/2013||Free||View In iTunes|
|5||VideoThe Algebra of Before and After||Dr Marcel Jackson explains how algebra works with scheduling events.||2/21/2013||Free||View In iTunes|
|6||VideoThe Algebra of True, False and Dunno||Dr Marcel Jackson explains how in reality, things can't always be just false and true.||2/13/2013||Free||View In iTunes|
|7||VideoThe Algebra of Calculators||Dr Marcel Jackson explains how algebra works inside a calculator.||2/6/2013||Free||View In iTunes|
|8||VideoThe Algebra of 1+1=1||Dr Marcel Jackson explains Boolean algebra, where 1 added to 1 can equal 1.||1/30/2013||Free||View In iTunes|
|9||VideoThe Algebra of Buying Coffee||Dr Marcel Jackson explains how algebra can be applied to the practice of buying coffee.||4/27/2010||Free||View In iTunes|
|10||VideoThe Algebra of Timetabling||Dr Marcel Jackson explains constraint satisfaction problems.||4/19/2010||Free||View In iTunes|
|11||VideoThe Algebra of Ordered Information||Dr Marcel Jackson explains... how ordered information works in both a table and a diagram, using the properties of the solar system as an example.||3/15/2010||Free||View In iTunes|
|12||VideoThe Algebra of Actions||Dr Marcel Jackson explains... what is the relation between algebra and the order of actions?||3/1/2010||Free||View In iTunes|
|13||VideoThe Algebra of Symmetry||Dr Marcel Jackson explains... what is the relation between algebra and the symmetry of objects?||2/15/2010||Free||View In iTunes|
|14||VideoWhat is Algebra?||Dr Marcel Jackson explains... what exactly is algebra?||2/8/2010||Free||View In iTunes|
He has a way of getting to the essence of what you are trying to understand, before you can understand. It is like someone telling you about the features of a pin ball game before you started to play; that way you would not was energy on shots that counted 5 points when others targets requiring similar skill scored 5,000.