# Category Archives: Mathematics

## Learning the Importance of Mathematics

Tonight, I thought I would write about how I came to become so interested in Mathematics; and the importance of Mathematics in scienfic disciplines; and more importantly the importance of Mathematics in our everyday life. Mathematics, in my opinion, is … Continue reading

## Some Interesting Theorems and Conjectures

Following from a discussion of the Mathematics and Science forum called Function Space, I thought I would add a collection of the interesting topics being discussed there in this article. There is many interesting conjectures and theorems in Mathematics, however, … Continue reading

## McNugget Numbers

McNugget Numbers are any integer n which can be satisfied with the linear combination of 6a + 9b + 20c. Although it is known that all integers (with some exceptions*) are McNugget Numbers, it is still interesting to see how … Continue reading

## Some Interesting Numbers – Proth Numbers, Rough Numbers and Pi-Primes [Part 2]

This is my second post to the Interesting Numbers series, where I’ll post a few types of numbers which I find interesting. In the last post I looked at Polygonal Numbers, Kaprekar’s Constant and Highly Composite Numbers. In this post, … Continue reading

## A Complete List of Johnson Solids

The Johnson Solids are a family of shapes with some very interesting forms. There is 92 Johnson Solids in total, with a proof being provided by Zalgaller (1969). All the Johnson Solids are convex polyhedra, with equal side lengths (some … Continue reading