What really are the benefits of studying Mathematics?

There is so much emphasis on the need for students to study Mathematics and master it. But rarely are they told the benefits studying the subjects will accord them. This explains why most students show little interest in the subject and even when they do show interest, do so just because they […]

Apply for the Cowbellpedia 2017 Competition

Promasidor Nigeria Limited, the organizer of the annual Cowbellpedia Secondary School Mathematics TV Quiz show has commenced the search for Math geniuses who will compete in the 2017 edition of the show.

The Managing Director of Promasidor, Mr. Olivier Thiry made this known to the public at a press briefing in Lagos. […]

Opinion: Beyond passing Exams, Education should teach Students the necessary Skills for effective Corporate Engagements

Recently, I read the very interesting article by Harvard Business School’s Professor, Clay Christensen in the January Edition of Harvard Business Review. It is a masterpiece on innovation in Africa and a must-read for anyone who is doing business on the continent. The lessons were particularly profound for me, especially as a Nigerian […]

Amazing Brain Facts every Teen should know

The brain is probably the most essential part of the human body, especially considering how it is responsible for the coordination of activities in the body; including the ability to think, feel, move and express, etc. In other words, the brain controls both our voluntary and involuntary actions including respiration, an activity that […]

Teens! Every Reason why cheating during Examinations is Wrong.

Hardly is it possible to come across a Nigerian student who has never cheated during examinations. In other words, examination malpractice is such a widespread vice which starts as early as Primary School. We hear stories of parents arranging for their wards to be assisted with their exams. And the unfortunate thing about […]

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 […]

Classwork Series and Exercises {Physics- SS2}: Equilibrium of Forces

Concept of Equilibrium: Dynamic and Static Equilibrium

An object is in equilibrium when it is not accelerated, that is, there is no net force acting on it in any direction. For such a body in equilibrium, the forces acting on it are so related in magnitude and direction that no acceleration results. […]

Classwork Series and Exercises {Physics- SS1}: Density and Relative Density

Introduction

Equal volumes of different substances have different masses or weights. For example 1 m3 of lead weighs differently from 1 m3 of wood. Also 1 m3 of water has a weight different from that of sulphuric acid or palm oil of the same volume. This is due to differences of in […]

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Classwork Series and Exercise (English – JSS3): Effective Writing Rules

English Language 

Contents:

Grammar: Active and Passive Verbs

Effective Writing Rules

Grammar: Active and Passive Verbs

Verbs

A verb is a word or more than one word that is used to express an action or a state of being. Every sentence must have a verb. This makes […]

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Literature – Introduction to Fiction and Non-Fiction

Literature – Introduction to Fiction and Non-Fiction

Genre may fall under one of two categories: Fiction and Nonfiction. Any genre can be either: a work of Fiction (nonfactual descriptions and events invented by the author) or a work of Nonfiction (a communication in which descriptions and events are understood to be factual).

Fiction […]

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