Ask The Bookie: Understanding Betting Odds
Our betting expert explains betting odds so whether you are for fractions or decimals he makes it all nice and simple... Welcome back to Ask the Bookie, I hope you are having a profitable World Cup. My ... not only have to back winners but you have to do ...
Why We Should Switch To A Base-12 Counting System
But as many mathematicians like to point out, base-10 is not without its problems. The number 12, they argue, is where it's really at. Here's why we should have ... (which is the 5th base 12, equalling 60 decimal), and you do the same on your right hand ...
DC Comics Month-to-Month Sales: September 2013 – Big 3D 10th Anniversary Collector’s Item Spectacular
To share in the sprit of invention on display at DC Comics, and to express my gratitude to you ... It was further decreed that each of those 52 one-shots be numbered by way of decimal fractions, which, along with appropriate monikers, marked them all ...
Turning the tables
First up is the "counting stick", a long ruler divided into tenths that the teacher uses to test pupils' understanding of vulgar and decimal fractions ... "The emphasis now is about not putting pressure on, as people do better when they're more relaxed."
Bad Boys of Capitalism
The only ... orating. "Do you realize in Israel they have little kids posting the prices, who all of a sudden disappear for lunch every day at 11?" He and Burke have asked themselves, Why not trade stocks using decimal points instead of fractions?