## How Is Rainfall Measured?

How is rainfall measured? What does it mean when it rains an inch? And how many gallons of water fall on your roof in a storm? Keep on reading to learn all about the math behind April showers and May flowers...

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Jason Marshall, PhD, is a research scientist, author of *The Math Dude's Quick and Dirty Guide to Algebra, *and host of the Math Dude podcast on Quick and Dirty Tips.

The Sciences

How is rainfall measured? What does it mean when it rains an inch? And how many gallons of water fall on your roof in a storm? Keep on reading to learn all about the math behind April showers and May flowers...

April 8, 2015 — Math Dude Jason Marshall

Math

Want to amaze your friends at that Super Bowl party you're going to? All you have to do is hit 'em with some Super Bowl math fun facts. Keep on reading to learn what they are!

January 28, 2015 — Math Dude Jason Marshall

The Sciences

How many different New Year's Eve countdowns are there around the world? When do astronauts celebrate New Year's? Who celebrates first? And last? Keep on reading to learn all about these New Year's math fun facts...

December 31, 2014 — Math Dude Jason Marshall

The Sciences

What are the chances that two players on the same soccer team share a birthday? How about two students in the same algebra class? Both seem pretty unlikely, right? The answer might surprise you!...

October 1, 2014 — Math Dude Jason Marshall

The Sciences

The number 9 is kind of amazing. How amazing? Keep on reading for the exciting conclusion to Math Dude's story about the magical number 9

July 9, 2014 — Math Dude Jason Marshall

The Sciences

Have you ever noticed that the number 9 is kind of amazing? What's that…did I hear you say "NO?" Then prepare yourself to be amazed and keep on reading to learn all about the magic behind the mysterious number 9...

July 2, 2014 — Math Dude Jason Marshall

The Sciences

Think of a number, add 3, double it, now subtract 4, divide by 2, and finally subtract your original number from the result. You get 1, right? How do I know? And what are some other fun math tricks that you can use to amaze your friends?...

June 18, 2014 — Math Dude Jason Marshall

The Sciences

How do you turn a bunch of data into a super-handy graph? Keep on reading to learn the final 2 steps in Math Dude's easy 4-step method for making graphs

May 14, 2014 — Math Dude Jason Marshall

The Sciences

What are graphs? When are they useful? And how do you make one? Keep on reading to learn an easy 4-step method for making graphs.

May 8, 2014 — Math Dude Jason Marshall

Mind

The Math Dude: Quick & Dirty Tips to Make Math Simpler

April 27, 2014 — Math Dude Jason Marshall

The Sciences

The Math Dude: Quick & Dirty Tips to Make Math Simpler

April 13, 2014 — Math Dude Jason Marshall

The Sciences

The Math Dude: Quick & Dirty Tips to Make Math Simpler

April 12, 2014 — Math Dude Jason Marshall

Math

The Math Dude: Quick & Dirty Tips to Make Math Simpler

April 5, 2014 — Math Dude Jason Marshall

Mind

The Math Dude: Quick & Dirty Tips to Make Math Simpler

December 25, 2013 — Math Dude Jason Marshall

Mind

The Math Dude: Quick & Dirty Tips to Make Math Simpler

December 18, 2013 — Math Dude Jason Marshall

Math

The Math Dude: Quick & Dirty Tips to Make Math Simpler

December 4, 2013 — Math Dude Jason Marshall

The Sciences

The Math Dude: Quick & Dirty Tips to Make Math Simpler

October 9, 2013 — Math Dude Jason Marshall

The Sciences

The Math Dude: Quick & Dirty Tips to Make Math Simpler

August 28, 2013 — Math Dude Jason Marshall

The Sciences

The Math Dude: Quick & Dirty Tips to Make Math Simpler

July 24, 2013 — Math Dude Jason Marshall

The Sciences

The Math Dude: Quick & Dirty Tips to Make Math Simpler

July 17, 2013 — Math Dude Jason Marshall

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