clipped from plus.maths.org What is financial mathematics? I was drawn into financial maths not because I was interested in finance, but Cardano, famously, commented that knowing that the chance of a fair dice coming Financial mathematicians investigate markets on the basis of a simple premise; Financial mathematics needs to tell not only what people ought to do, but Banks need high level maths skills because that is how the bank makes |

## Wednesday, October 14, 2009

### Financial Mathematics

I always find interesting when business major students claim they do not need to learn algebra or any mathematics course for their career because it only involves basic arithmetic. Well, I hope they read this interesting article from Plus Magazine about "Financial Mathematics." Click the link below to read the full article.

## Saturday, October 10, 2009

### The Story of Mathematics (Video)

Thanks to the people I follow on Twitter, I found this awesome video about mathematics. If you are one of those students who constantly question the reasons for learning mathematics, then renting the documentary "The Story of Mathematics" (see previews below) from your favorite video store will be worth each penny! Enjoy!

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Watch The Story of Maths Part 1 in Educational View More Free Videos Online at Veoh.com

Watch the story of maths part 2 of 4 The Genius of the East in Educational & How-To View More Free Videos Online at Veoh.com

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