# Tag Archives: Elayn Martin Gay

## Your Brain on Math

Business Insider put out a fascinating story with pictures of scans showing what happens in the brain when solving a math problem. They indicated four distinct steps: encoding (reading and understanding the problem), planning (strategizing how to tackle the problem), … Continue reading

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## What Your Brain Looks Like While Doing Math

A short time ago, the NY Times put out a fascinating story with pictures of scans showing what happens in the brain when solving a math problem. They indicated four distinct steps: encoding (downloading), planning (strategizing), solving (performing the math), … Continue reading

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