Top New Year Resolutions every Secondary School Student must imbibe

As we all know, 2017 began barely two weeks ago. So we are still very much gripped by the New Year euphoria. And the good thing about every New Year is that it is a good time to reflect on the choices we’ve made in the past, make corrections to them and then […]

Here are some of the Things that happen to Teenagers when they are infatuated

 Have you ever been infatuated? Well if you have, you’d have noticed the following weird behaviours…

When you can’t help but break into a grin whenever the name of your crush comes up in conversation. And then  when your friends notice, you go like What, me, beaming like an idiot? Noway. There’s no […]

The Different Types of Friends you may have…

There are many characters in every close-knit group of friends. There are the funny ones, the annoying ones, the compassionate ones and the touché ones. There are also the religious ones, the loutish ones, the serious ones and the lucky go lucky ones. Indeed there are typically several characters, which make me wonder […]

Have you Learnt the Algebraic Symbols?

 

Symbol
Symbol Name
Meaning / definition
Example

x
x variable
unknown value to find
when 2x = 4, then x = 2


equivalence
identical to
 


equal by definition
equal by definition
 

:=
equal by definition
equal by definition
 

~
approximately equal
weak approximation
11 ~ 10


approximately equal
approximation
sin(0.01) ≈ 0.01


proportional to
proportional to
y ∝ x when y = kx, k constant


lemniscate
infinity symbol
 


much less than
much less than
1 ≪ 1000000


much greater than
much greater than
1000000 ≫ 1

( )
parentheses
calculate expression inside first
2 * (3+5) = 16

brackets
calculate expression inside […]

2017 JAMB Forms not yet on Sales- Authority

Nigeria’s tertiary admissions governing body, the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board has warned the general public that it is yet to commence form sales for the 2017 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination- UTME. To this end, prospective candidates are advised against purchasing purported JAMB forms from some unscrupulous Nigerians.

In a Statement […]

Teens! What do you Know about Sexual Abuse?

Let us get one thing straight; shall we?

Now when a teenager says he or she was sexually abused, this doesn’t necessarily mean he or she was raped. There are different forms of sexual abuse. Just imagine that a mentor or an elderly person who is supposed to look after you turns […]

Important Geometry Symbols for Math Students

 

Symbol
Symbol Name
Meaning / definition
Example


angle
formed by two rays
∠ABC = 30°

measured angle
 
ABC = 30°

spherical angle
 
AOB = 30°


right angle
= 90°
α = 90°

°
degree
1 turn = 360°
α = 60°

deg
degree
1 turn = 360deg
α = 60deg


prime
arcminute, 1° = 60′
α = 60°59′


double prime
arcsecond, 1′ = 60″
α = 60°59′59″

line
infinite line
 

AB
line segment
line from point A to point B
 

ray
line that start from point A
 

arc
arc from point […]

Teens! Take note of Some of the Most Misused Words and Phrases

Would you believe that there are certain words and phrases, about fifty eight (58) of them that are constantly misused every day by so many people the world over? Well believe that! Now just in case you’ve been guilty of misusing some of these words, this post will help you realize your errors […]

Science Students! Here are the Basic Safety Measures to Observe While in the Labouratory

Let me begin this article by telling a rather funny but instructive story. Enjoy and learn please…

First year Medical Students of Kenyatta University were attending their first Anatomy Class. As they all gathered around the Anatomy Table beholding the real dead body before them,
their lecturer, Professor Mwangi started the class by […]

Classwork Series and Exercises {Business Studies – JSS2}: National Health Insurance Scheme

Business Studies, JSS 2, Week 2

Topic: National Health Insurance Scheme

Contents:

Meaning of National Health Insurance Scheme
Objectives of Health Insurance Scheme
Those who can benefit from the NHIS

Meaning of National Health Insurance Scheme

National Health insurance Scheme is a contributory health insurance scheme meant for providing medical attention to […]

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