# Number Sense Blog

### Math Help for Students: Study Tips for Math Tests

Mar 31, 2016

Many students come to Mathnasium nervous about math tests. We’d like to share a handful of our study tips to help you tackle each test performing at your personal best—in math, and in your other classes too!
Preparing for a math test (or any te...

### Word Problem Wednesday: A Garden of Gardenias

Mar 30, 2016

Spring is in full bloom, and we can't think of a better word problem for this installment of Word Problem Wednesday than this one about gardening! Give it a shot; we'll update with the answer tomorrow!
Harrison has a full 3–gallon watering can....

### Word Problem Wednesday: A Movie Star Mathematician

Mar 23, 2016

On Word Problem Wednesday, we're celebrating the contributions of screen siren and mathematician Hedy Lamarr! Give our word problem a try... we'll update with the answer tomorrow!
Hedy Lamarr was born in 1914. She was a mathematician and invent...

### It's the Great Pi Day 2016 Recap!

Mar 18, 2016

In case you can't tell, we're not quite ready to let go of Pi Day 2016 just yet! Check out all the fun that was had at Mathnasium centres all over North America. We think you'll agree—no one does Pi Day like Mathnasium!
Wide smiles, mat...

### Getting to Know Pi!

Mar 10, 2016

We’re counting down to our favorite math holiday—Pi (π) Day, which takes place every year on March 14 (3/14 = the first three digits of pi)! Math enthusiasts the world over celebrate Pi Day every year, and with all this hullabaloo, y...