Basic mathematics blogThe basic mathematics blog will let you know when a new topic or lesson is added to my website. Not sure how to subscribe to my basic mathematics blog? Right click on the orange RSS button and then paste the URL into your RSS reader.Or you can just left click on add to my yahoo or my msn or google. Then follow the steps you see on the screen that appears. Common mistakes in mathSome common mistakes in math and how to avoid them when doing your math problems Volume of irregular shapesLearn to calculate the volume of irregular shapes using commonly used volume formulas Geometry word problemsA collection of geometry word problems to help you practice a wide variety of concepts in geometry. All problems come with the solution Sum of Arithmetic SeriesLearn how to find the sum of arithmetic series. Derive a formula for the sum. 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