Girls and Math

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Since the 1960s, women have started to earn undergraduate Bachelor’s degrees in STEM (Science ∙ Technology ∙ Engineering ∙ Mathematics) fields more and more. Certain majors have increased enormously. For example, women earning Bachelor’s degrees in biology went from 31% in 1967 to 63% in 2017 – that’s double in the last 50 years or […]

The Many Kinds of Math

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Written by Samantha Ellingsworth   Some of you may have wondered at one point or another this question: how many different kinds of math are there? Almost everyone that has reached adulthood has heard of algebra, calculus, geometry, probability and statistics, but just how many different areas of mathematics exists is the question. Mathematics encompasses […]

Help Us Help Others

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Written by Samantha Ellingsworth. Sqooasha has one mission, which is to provide students of all walks of life the resources, opportunity and required motivation to succeed. Mathematical tools are a major part of the resources that Sqooasha provides. Math is fundamental to success in so many ways, especially with careers in science, technology, engineering, and […]

Where Did Math Come From?

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Written by Samantha Ellingsworth   Math is nearly as old as humanity itself. Since before the Middle Ages, math has been crucial to advances in science, engineering, philosophy, medicine, and even the arts. It has since evolved from its humble beginnings of simple counting, measurement, the study of shapes and motion, and calculations to more […]