Maths may seem very different from the confused, unpredictable and highly relevant business of fighting crime. But in fact maths is very relevant. It is integral to many of the methods police use to solve crime, including dealing with fingerprints, accident and number-plate reconstruction and tracking down poison.

# Tag Archives: stats

## Don’t Rain on my Pitch!

Ever seen cricket matches happen in the UK? It rains every 2 days which can dampen the game. Unlike other games, cricket has to be interrupted due to the weather. What to do in this scenario? What is the solution? Read to find out!

## OMM- Oh My Mod

You think the only modulus that exists is the absolute value modulus? That thought is going to change today, read this one to know how!

## The Queen of Mathematics

The theory of numbers,is a vast and challenging subject as old as mathematics and as fresh as today’s news. Its problems retain their fascination because of an apparent (often deceptive) simplicity and an irresistible beauty. With such a rich and colorful history, number theory surely deserves to be called, in the famous words of Gauss, “the queen of mathematics.”

## The 80/20 Rule

“Work hard to achieve maximum” This may not be true. Read to find out why.

## Mom-Mother Of Mathematics

If you think math cannot be used in everyday life, you are wrong. Our mothers literally use math everyday. Read more to find how.

## Derivative of e^x

By Kanishk Nishar Euler’s Number (pronounced ‘oiler’) is a very famous mathematical constant that describes the rate of exponential growth in the universe. I’ve explained how the number is derived and one of its properties in this article. Compound interest To understand e, we must first understand compound interest. You must have seen the formulaContinue reading “Derivative of e^x”

## Game Theory

By Anisha Mata Game Theory is a concept that we hear about a lot in the 21stcentury. Its applications range far and wide, across disciplines and fields. A working knowledge of game theory can help you figure out the best strategy, whether that’s for a game like rock, paper, scissors or negotiating a deal withContinue reading “Game Theory”