## NEW!! THE LATEST FROM LOIS

PERCENTS: Basic Concepts I: In percents, whole things are always divided into a hundred pieces.

```Issue #1:  Comparing Fractions;  Read about Lois's Pets;  A Cheer for 7 x 8!
Issue #6:  Canceling fractions; The Invisible Decimal.
Issue #8:  Finding the Area of a Triangle.
Issue #9:  The Commutative  Property
Issue #10:  The AssociativeProperty
Issue #11:  The Distributive Property
Issue #19:  How to Add Fractions
Issue #20:  "Finding the Area of a Polygon"
Issue #21:  "Rules for Signed Numbers"
Issue #22:  Solve a Triangle Puzzle.
Issue #23:  Lois's Top Ten Reasons for Learning Math You Think You're Never Going to Need
Issue #24:  Understanding Exponents and Powers
Issue 25:  Probability 101- Finding a Matching Pair of Socks
Issue 26:  Probability 102 - Putting on Socks in the Dark
Issue 27: The Lady With the Big Hat: A stupid, but famous story explaining how to change improper fractions to mixed numbers.```

## Some of Lois's favorite links to:

Internet Resources for Math
Swarthmore College Math Forum