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I have to say, that this is a REAL miracle... I mean, the school at my country began only a week ago, but somehow it managed to make me hate maths from heart! It's not only boring, but it's the same in every year and the only difference is the difficulty of the problems. Plus the fact, that I'm not good at it, makes me hate it even more!

Geography and English are good subjects, I like them, but maths is a another topic. I simply can't bring up sentimental feelings toward this subject :hea:

If you agree, raise your hand! :D

I hate everything on school XD

*raises hand*

I have never liked maths, and now even though I'm fairly competent at it, I still don't like maths :rolleyes:

tombraider123

11-09-06, 16:32

Cant Stand Maths. Especially my new teacher who I really dislike.

I don't really enjoy many subjects, but I like English

I don't despise it, but I don't like it either.

Now art, I hate art!

I hate maths.. and I hate the fact that I have to study it even if i dont need in the future.. :hea:

tony.. art is brill :D

tony.. art is brill :D

I can't stand art!

It's pointless :p

I hate everything on school XD

lmao, it's so true XD Except for arts, because I like it. The stupid teacher always gives us the work to 'draw somebody who you really like' And I usually draw Lara or Kurtis XD

I hated it! I'm so happy I dropped it, along with science :D

Me, because I'm rubbish at it. :o I much prefer English - words rule over numbers any day. :D

Me, because I'm rubbish at it. :o I much prefer English - words rule over numbers any day. :D

Yep, same here! :D Words rule the world! :jmp:

Jonnipants

11-09-06, 16:36

I hated it.

CuteKittenlol

11-09-06, 16:36

I Despise Maths so MUCH.

The person i sit next to makes it unbearable! (scion knows what i mean ;))

I can't stand art!

It's pointless :p

hmph :mad:

IT IS NOT! You learn valuable things from it..

hmph :mad:

IT IS NOT! You learn valuable things from it..

Like what?

Andromeda66

11-09-06, 16:38

I wont go as far to say I love it (Can't stand mathematical induction :mad: ) but I enjoy a lot of it, especially calculus :jmp:. You guys probably haven't been taught it well. :wve:

Oo Is somebody going to set the cleaner on me? :whi:

Like what?

How to make beautiful things. :p

Like what?

Like you suck at drawing and don't work as an artist. Time and money earned from this lesson:ton:

How to make beautiful things. :p

You can learn a lot more from other subjects.

I knew this would get a bad response.

How to make beautiful things. :p

yer that's it :D

and besides art is a part of our culture.. and it would be rather boring without it

you do know what art is right? Movies, music, Paintings, Drawings etc.. that all is art..

You can learn a lot more from other subjects.

I knew this would get a bad response.

It's not just about 'learning'. Art is another form of expression, like writing.

As for numbers...how can you express anything with those? =/

yer that's it :D

and besides art is a part of our culture.. and it would be rather boring without it

you do know what art is right? Movies, music, Paintings, Drawings etc.. that all is art..

I'm talking about art as in Art.

Not performing arts like music and drama.

I love music and drama :D

Legend of Lara

11-09-06, 16:42

Art... oh a subject where I can push my artsy skills over the limits. :D

Math... I only want math to BURN IN BLOODY HELL!!! :hea:

Art... oh a subject where I can push my artsy skills over the limits. :D

Math... I only want math to BURN IN BLOODY HELL!!! :hea:

LOL! :D Same.

I'm talking about art as in Art.

Not performing arts like music and drama.

I love music and drama :D

It still is art.. :)

Do you dare to say you hate all of our works here that we've done here :mad:

Art... oh a subject where I can push my artsy skills over the limits. :D

Math... I only want math to BURN IN BLOODY HELL!!! :hea:

I love you :D it's the same here :D

LOL! :D Same.

No, it's the other way around.

Accept I don't like maths.

So basically, I want art to burn in bloody hell! :p

@Micki: :rolleyes:

I just hate art lessons.

I didn't mean all art like music etc.

Art as in the art lessons you do in school.

Art... oh a subject where I can push my artsy skills over the limits. :D

Math... I only want math to BURN IN BLOODY HELL!!! :hea:

DITTO! :D

I just hate art lessons.

I didn't mean all art like music etc.

Art as in the art lessons you do in school.

My brother says the same. He's a really good artist, but he hates art as a subject, because 'That stupid ***** doesn't let me to do my best creating'

:D

My brother says the same. He's a really good artist, but he hates art as a subject, because 'That stupid ***** doesn't let me to do my best creating'

:D

I'm useless at art.

But i'm just annoyed that it's compulsory for most of your schooling.

StarCroft:AOD

11-09-06, 17:16

MATHS???. http://i101.photobucket.com/albums/m80/StarCroftAOD/Emoticons/61f2e1c4-4.gif

I don't like maths, but I'm forced to like it. http://i101.photobucket.com/albums/m80/StarCroftAOD/Emoticons/61f2e1c4-1.gif

only Croft

11-09-06, 18:09

:mad: I hate math mostly because I'm in the 8th grade and for math I have to carry around FOUR books and they are as largest I've ever seen :D

Lara Croft!

11-09-06, 18:34

Don't let Cerebral Assassin see this thread....:D :D :D :D

Math and Physics sworn enemy here as well!!!!:mad:

i HATE maths with a vengance. EVERY year i get sat next to some chav who thinks a fly getting squished up a window is hilarious! grrr!!!! i can;t do it for toffee and the teacher can't be arsed to pull his finger out help me! :mad:

Math and Physics sworn enemy here as well!!!!:mad:

I love Physics :jmp:

I'm not a geek or anything, I just like Physics.

mau3genius

11-09-06, 19:00

I have to say, that this is a REAL miracle... I mean, the school at my country began only a week ago, but somehow it managed to make me hate maths from heart! It's not only boring, but it's the same in every year and the only difference is the difficulty of the problems. Plus the fact, that I'm not good at it, makes me hate it even more!

100% Agreed.

Maths subject is boring, hard (for me :hea:) and completely useless in real life :D

Besides, my teacher is the most idiotic person on Earth!

CerebralAssassin

11-09-06, 19:03

:rolleyes:

:rolleyes:

What's with that?

CerebralAssassin

11-09-06, 19:10

What's with that?

guess...;)

haha...I will see to it personally that this thread never goes down...since one of you made the mistake of opening a math thread...the plan will backfire!!http://www.planetsmilies.com/smilies/evilgrin/evilgrin0012.gif

guess...;)

haha...I will see to it personally that this thread never goes down...since one of you made the mistake of opening a math thread...the plan will backfire!!http://www.planetsmilies.com/smilies/evilgrin/evilgrin0012.gif

Well I don't have clue! :p

Lol.

I like maths :>

I think it's an interesting subject.

CerebralAssassin

11-09-06, 19:23

ok...let me join in on the complaining...

my ****ing teacher today totally skipped the steps on how to derive a formula for the Uxx (read as "u sub xx)...which is the second partial derivative with respect to x...arse..had to figure out by myself that you first use the product rule then the chain rule..:rolleyes:

I like the math too, sorry. Is more, I think that they are absurdly easy

But, don't put me here now a piece of formula so that resolve it, eh? :p

I say that the concepts are easy. Only one must lend a lot of attention and to be concentrated, that yes.

CerebralAssassin

11-09-06, 19:40

But, don't put me here now a piece of formula so that resolve it, eh? :p

I'm assuming the translated version of this goes like this:

"CerebralAssassin,why the hell are you telling us that...we don't know what the **** you're talkin' about..."

right?:D

I'm assuming the translated version of this goes like this:

"CerebralAssassin,why the hell are you telling us that...we don't know what the **** you're talkin' about..."

right?:D

If your knew it badly that I feel with this matter. .... :(

Lol.

I like maths :>

I think it's an interesting subject.

OMG dude run before this thread attacks you! :p jk.

I really do hate maths...Sure we should know whats 1 + 1, but doing the whole Phythagoras Theorm etc stuff should only be for those who want to use Maths in their lives o.o I dont find it that important

Catlantean

11-09-06, 19:47

I like math, it's one of the few things I was always naturally good at :D

CerebralAssassin

11-09-06, 19:48

If your knew it badly that I feel with this matter. .... :(

TRANSLATION:

"since you don't know this stuff really well...I feel for 'ya man!!":p

Maths - I like the class cos I sit with a friend, the teacher is cool and it's y'know just quite pleasant to be there (except for the fact I may be asked to solve something in which case I turn into a bumbling fool where all knowledge has left the brain).

The work however... I know my formulas it's just getting the correct numbers and values and what else that always seems to go wrong, LOL!

I can't believe I actually picked Higher Maths (I'm surprised I managed to pass my Standard Grade exam, LoL) and then actually asked my teacher for extra work to do at home - oh well, if it's a way to help with maths then it's all good :D

CerebralAssassin

11-09-06, 19:51

Maths - I like the class cos I sit with a friend, the teacher is cool and it's y'know just quite pleasant to be there (except for the fact I may be asked to solve something in which case I turn into a bumbling fool where all knowledge has left the brain).

The work however... I know my formulas it's just getting the correct numbers and values and what else that always seems to go wrong, LOL!

I can't believe I actually picked Higher Maths (I'm surprised I managed to pass my Standard Grade exam, LoL) and then actually asked my teacher for extra work to do at home - oh well, if it's a way to help with maths then it's all good :D

is it calculus the higher math you're talking about?:p

anyway...I gotta go to my Advanced Calculus class..see y'all later!1:wve:

Lara Croft!

11-09-06, 19:57

Don't let Cerebral Assassin see this thread....

guess...;)

haha...I will see to it personally that this thread never goes down...since one of you made the mistake of opening a math thread...the plan will backfire!!http://www.planetsmilies.com/smilies/evilgrin/evilgrin0012.gif

Ι told you...........:whi:

I really do hate maths...Sure we should know whats 1 + 1, but doing the

1 + 1 = ?

Let me count it... *starts counting on fingers*

Umm... That's 3,103489234561, isn't it? http://www.msnpro.com/standard/56.gif

I dont know, Adri! I thought it was 11 :D

Cord_Croft

11-09-06, 20:54

HATE IT! Even if i got a 6 in my sats :S Oh well.... destest it!

Geck-o-Lizard

11-09-06, 21:47

I didn't actually mind it too much in 5th year at school (all years before then it was plain torture) but I'm utterly hopeless at it. :p

Tomb Raider Master

11-09-06, 21:49

I hate it. :mad: :cen:

:D

xMiSsCrOfTx

11-09-06, 21:51

I absolutely DESPISE math and everything about it. I'm no good at it, so that doesn't really help. I try, but I'm just not good at it. Although last year I managed to keep up a B most of the year in the class, this year I've sunk to a C+ or something, and it's only the first quarter of the school year. :(

I'm number dyslexic (if I have to write down / say more than 4 numbers in a sequence, I will get at least 2 of them muddled up. I'm quite used to dialling wrong numbers on telephones... :o) , so I find maths a nightmare. My husband is a maths whizz-kid and finds it really easy (he can count in hexadecimal and work out 'to the power of....' type equations in his head... :rolleyes:), but if I'm presented with even relatively simple equations, I get very flustered because I can't picture them in my head in any way and they jumble themselves up on the page. Words I'm fine with - maths makes me feel stoopid... :(

Geck-o-Lizard

11-09-06, 21:56

I know what you mean. It's especially annoying when it happens mid-quadratic-equation and none of the numbers in the sum make sense. http://img204.imageshack.us/img204/4928/anxiousns1.gif

I can count hexadecimal pretty easily but mainly only because I use it to define colours when I'm doing web design stuff. :)

in these arms

11-09-06, 22:00

Maths used to be a pain in Primary School. High School seemes way easier. So I think I'm getting back into the joy of it.

Okay I got some maths homework today and I need some help but first to answer that question on calculus - I have no idea, it's name is just "Higher Maths". If it helps we've done Recurrence Relation, Median, Midpoint and other stuff of a triangle and functions and graphs.

As for the questions...

"The functions f, g and h are defined as

f(x) = x +1 g(x) = 2x3 and h(x) = x2

Find the formula for the following

f(g(x)) g(f(x)) f(h(x)) f-1(x) g-1(x)

for the first 3 I have:

g = 2x3

f(g) = x(2x3)+1

= 2x4 + 1

f = x + 1

g (f) = 2x3(x + 1)

= 2x4 + 2x3

= 4x7

h = x2

f(h) = x(x2)+1

=x3+1

I don't have anything for the last two but I think the first 3 are completely wrong so can anyone check and help me with that (the homework sheet is for Friday so I'm quite glad I'm doing this early).

Oh and if you've to draw f(x) = x2 (which is a parabola), then -f(x) of that (which would be the parabola upside down) and then f(-x) + 2 would that be the parabola moved up 2 because if it's reflected on the y-axis it'd look exactly the same as the first parabola, right? And yes, I have confused myself typing that out, LoL.

Apologies for not being able to put the square values at the top, don't know the code for it so they just got smalled :p

Okay I got some maths homework today and I need some help but first to answer that question on calculus - I have no idea, it's name is just "Higher Maths". If it helps we've done Recurrence Relation, Median, Midpoint and other stuff of a triangle and functions and graphs.

As for the questions...

"The functions f, g and h are defined as

f(x) = x +1 g(x) = 2x3 and h(x) = x2

Find the formula for the following

f(g(x)) g(f(x)) f(h(x)) f-1(x) g-1(x)

for the first 3 I have:

g = 2x3

f(g) = x(2x3)+1

= 2x4 + 1

f = x + 1

g (f) = 2x3(x + 1)

= 2x4 + 2x3

= 4x7

h = x2

f(h) = x(x2)+1

=x3+1

I don't have anything for the last two but I think the first 3 are completely wrong so can anyone check and help me with that (the homework sheet is for Friday so I'm quite glad I'm doing this early).

Oh and if you've to draw f(x) = x2 (which is a parabola), then -f(x) of that (which would be the parabola upside down) and then f(-x) + 2 would that be the parabola moved up 2 because if it's reflected on the y-axis it'd look exactly the same as the first parabola, right? And yes, I have confused myself typing that out, LoL.

Apologies for not being able to put the square values at the top, don't know the code for it so they just got smalled :p

The first one I believe that is thus,

g = 2x3

f(g) = x + 2x3(x)

= x + 2x4 = 2x5

but you have to assure it because that I learned this thousand years ago.

The other I see them well :ton: ;)

CerebralAssassin

12-09-06, 01:29

Okay I got some maths homework today and I need some help but first to answer that question on calculus - I have no idea, it's name is just "Higher Maths". If it helps we've done Recurrence Relation, Median, Midpoint and other stuff of a triangle and functions and graphs.

As for the questions...

"The functions f, g and h are defined as

f(x) = x +1 g(x) = 2x3 and h(x) = x2

Find the formula for the following

f(g(x)) g(f(x)) f(h(x)) f-1(x) g-1(x)

for the first 3 I have:

g = 2x3

f(g) = x(2x3)+1

= 2x4 + 1

f = x + 1

g (f) = 2x3(x + 1)

= 2x4 + 2x3

= 4x7

h = x2

f(h) = x(x2)+1

=x3+1

I don't have anything for the last two but I think the first 3 are completely wrong so can anyone check and help me with that (the homework sheet is for Friday so I'm quite glad I'm doing this early).

Oh and if you've to draw f(x) = x2 (which is a parabola), then -f(x) of that (which would be the parabola upside down) and then f(-x) + 2 would that be the parabola moved up 2 because if it's reflected on the y-axis it'd look exactly the same as the first parabola, right? And yes, I have confused myself typing that out, LoL.

Apologies for not being able to put the square values at the top, don't know the code for it so they just got smalled :p

are you sure you copied the problems exactly....cause g(x) seems to me as a constant function...cause x3 and x aren't the same variables...and your f(g(x)) is wrong...:p

CerebralAssassin

12-09-06, 01:36

YAY for calculus!!:jmp:

http://www.instantattitudes.com/shirts/t009art.jpg

...anybody get it?http://www.planetsmilies.com/smilies/evilgrin/evilgrin0039.gif

Tomb Raider Master

12-09-06, 14:34

CerebralAssassin:

http://www.instantattitudes.com/shirts/t009art.jpg

...anybody get it?http://www.planetsmilies.com/smilies/evilgrin/evilgrin0039.gif

No! :eek: :D

Why do you all hate maths? lol.

I can't say I love it, but I do like it :)

YAY for calculus!!:jmp:

http://www.instantattitudes.com/shirts/t009art.jpg

...anybody get it?http://www.planetsmilies.com/smilies/evilgrin/evilgrin0039.gif

http://img71.imageshack.us/img71/6302/moneys23yn6.jpg

http://www.planetsmilies.com/smilies/evilgrin/evilgrin0039.gif

I have to say, that this is a REAL miracle... I mean, the school at my country began only a week ago, but somehow it managed to make me hate maths from heart! It's not only boring, but it's the same in every year and the only difference is the difficulty of the problems. Plus the fact, that I'm not good at it, makes me hate it even more!

Geography and English are good subjects, I like them, but maths is a another topic. I simply can't bring up sentimental feelings toward this subject :hea:

If you agree, raise your hand! :D

I'm with you Angel. I really hate it too.

I don't understand what that math teacher is talking about..For me it's really hard, and I truly hate it..:mad:

Omg CA..What's that..?http://www.freesmileys.org/emo/shocked032.gif (http://www.freesmileys.org)

LMAO, now when Angel posted that calculations up there, I noticed what CA's calculation is about.:vlol:

Legend of Lara

12-09-06, 15:29

http://img71.imageshack.us/img71/6302/moneys23yn6.jpg

http://www.planetsmilies.com/smilies/evilgrin/evilgrin0039.gif

:vlol:

CerebralAssassin

12-09-06, 16:08

http://img71.imageshack.us/img71/6302/moneys23yn6.jpg

http://www.planetsmilies.com/smilies/evilgrin/evilgrin0039.gif

hehe...I've seen that before!!:p

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