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We’ve been teaching kids maths at Matrix Maths for years and we do come across some with varying degrees of math trauma (before we get them thinking differently, of course). Maths trauma is a debilitating mental shutdown that people face when it comes to doing maths. We often hear such kids saying they are not […]

The new economy needs people who can solve problems using calculators, not people who can calculate in their heads. The ability to solve the problem is the real skill. At Matrix Math, we are done with old-school math. You know the type – calculating arithmetic sums in your head. That’s just training children to be […]

Ever though how maths can revolutionise medicine? Do you love maths and fancy a career using it at some point? Rather than the standard career paths of engineering and aeronautics, how about a new branch of medicine – precision medicine? What is precision medicine? It’s a highly individualised form of medicine for diagnostics and treatment […]

Matrix Math Malaysia opens in Malysia! We’ve had such success bringing the Matrix Math Method to children in Singapore and have been so proud to see our students rise in their grades in maths. So now we want to bring the Matrix Math Method to children in Malaysia too! We want the children in Malaysia […]

Is it harder to learn maths online? As you probably know by now, at Math Matrix, we offer a hybrid online/classroom course for added convenience for our students. Some parents ask us if learning maths online is really effective. Here’s our take on the matter: With the technology available today, there isn’t much difference between […]

SHORT HOLIDAY MATHS COURSES Get Prepped For Next Year Now! Who’s it for? Students entering Primary 3 through to Secondary 3 Here at Matrix Math, we believe in being prepared and getting ahead of the game. That’s why we’ve put together our carefully crafted short holiday maths courses for all students heading on to primary […]

The Remainder Concept is a type of maths question that you WILL see in the primary 5 maths exam papers. So it makes sense to get comfortable with solving this type of problem! This could give you 5 easy marks when you can do these types of problems easily! Here’s what they look like. Follow […]

Algebra and other more complex maths questions can prove an enormous stumbling block even for students who had sailed along in general arithmetic with no issue. So when a lot of students first start to practise algebra, it can be a huge knock to their confidence. Suddenly they are struggling to understand when everything had […]

10 things to note before a maths exam. The PSLEs are looming! Now’s the time to really get prepared to study effectively in the week coming up to the exams. Here are 10 tips that will help! 1. Plan ahead Don’t leave it to the night before. Make sure you have all the tools you […]

Tests and examinations can be a very stressful period for even the most well prepared students. Stress understandably causes many students to make careless mistakes. An alarming number of students have been making the same careless mistake; not reseting their calculators. A seemingly small mistake, can have a grave impact on a child’s grades. The […]